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Mariners History and the Final Days of the 2016 Regular Season

I wrote this on the bus to work and almost worked myself into tears doing it, so I want to share: They took MLB from us in March, 1970. When we got it back in 1977, we played in a … Continue reading

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Famous In Canada

In the last few years, there’s been quite a bit of hemming and hawing over who is to blame and who should feel shame over the annual Canadian invasion which takes place during the Toronto series, with some pointing the … Continue reading

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Fridays At Safeco

I am writing this at 4AM, because the heat has taken such a toll on me over the last 12 hours, and I could only sleep for about four hours or so. I get a lot of flack from people in … Continue reading

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Number 24 Gets Retired, And So Do The Angels

Really, this weekend could not have gone any better. I will be finishing it up by going out to play Pokemon GO! with some friends this afternoon while the Mariners finish up their series against the Los Angeles Angels of … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Cumplen Con El Diablo

Tonight was the start of a series against the Angels, and a weekend to honor Ken Griffey Jr’s induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame. And what a night it was! I met Su at FX McRory’s for a quick … Continue reading

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Fridays At Safeco, In Cooperstown

So many things I want to address with the Mariners lately (I have a whole essay on closers I desperately need to work on, after Monday night’s Steve Cishek incident), but work and life are still happening, and lately I’m lucky … Continue reading

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The Village of Cooperstown

At the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony last Sunday, they announced that some 50,000 people had descended on Cooperstown for the party to honor Mike Piazza and Ken Griffey Jr. Cooperstown, in case you weren’t aware, has a listed population … Continue reading

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