FOLLOW | #12Tour Tagboard Today, on a beautiful Seahawks Blue Friday in Seattle, it’s all about the number 12. Unfortunately, I’m not talking about the number of days remaining until the Seahawks kickoff the 2013 regular season on the road against the Carolina Panthers – there’s still 58 of those. Nor am I talking about […]
General manager Jerry Dipoto moved to bolster both the Mariners' bullpen and outfield depth on Friday with a two-for-two trade with the Rays, acquiring Tampa Bay closer Alex Colome, veteran center fielder Denard Span and cash for Minor League starters Andrew Moore and Tommy Romero.
The Mariners return to Seattle for a 10-game homestand beginning tonight at 7:10 PT against Minnesota. Left-hander James Paxton gets the call and looks to build on his already impressive campaign. Paxton has a 1.70 ERA over his previous five starts and has 45 strikeouts over the past 37 innings. Fernando Romero will start for the Twins.