Tag Archives: Seattle Mariners

Baseball Tonight Podcast Tags: 20/2/2013

Yankees open up contract negotiations with Robinson Cano
Buck Showalter talks about running a bullpen
Division over Aroldis Chapman’s position as rotation or closer
Zack Greinke will get good support from Clayton Kershaw
Arizona have high hopes for Chris Young and Adam Eaton to replace the recently traded Justin Upton
According to documents received Gio Gonzalez is not implicated in the PED scandal
Seattle looking to trade Mike Carp
Grant Balfour back from surgery and throwing
Rafael Furcal suffering with elbow issues

Baseball Tonight Podcast Tags: 19/2/2013

Josh Hamilton distances himself from Rangers by quoting that the fans “aren’t true”
If Paul Konerko decides to retire after this season is he a potential hall of famer?
Braves strike out issues throughout offense may affect play off prospects
Yunel Escobar must prove his worth with the Rays after unhappy stints with the Blue Jays and the Braves
Chris Sale ready and fit for the new season, John Danks still recovering from surgery
Adam Dunn pondering over batting approach
Cardinals want Matt Carpenter in the line up every day at 2B
Pirates look to tie up contract with manager Clint Hurdle
Brewers 1B Mat Gamel will be out for the season with a torn ACL
Red Sox management tell Alfredo Aceves’ agent needs to cut out the “shenanigans”
Alfonso Soriano would be interested in a trade if the Cubs get off to a bad start
Mariners management say that Justin Smoak will be 1B at the start of the season
Ryan Madsen throwing again, Sean Burnett is day to day with a strained back
Chipper Jones’ number 10 will be retired at the end of 2013 season

Baseball Tonight Podcast Tags: 18/2/2013

Mike Trout on weight issues not a big concern
Pablo Sandoval will require early conditioning for the new season to reduce weight
Nick Franklin has put on 34lbs over the winter according to reports
Oakland “productive” 25 man roster
Walt Weiss on rebuilding the Rockies
Matt Garza breaks down in 20 pitch stint
Alfredo Aceves not applying himself at the Red Sox camp
Johan Santana throws for the first time to establish trade value
Another document links Ryan Braun to PED’s
Derek Jeter states he’s fit and ready for the new season
Mariano Rivera expected to retire after 2013

Baseball Tonight Podcast Tags: 14/2/2013

Mariano Rivera’s future and a look back at career
Angels prospects for the season
Dodgers optimistic for the season
Rangers conundrum over who plays (Kinsler/Profar)
Braves Jayson Heyward taking greater leadership in locker room
B.J and Justin Upton looking forward to playing together
Brian McCann on recovery from shoulder surgery
Felix Hernandez signs $175M deal with Seattle
Mike Rizzo says that the Nationals are still looking for quality pitchers
No decision yet on Roy Halladay’s return to the Phillies
Dusty Baker unhappy with Johnny Cueto’s involvement with the WBC
Robin Ventura passed on contract extension
Rangers management tell Derek Holland to tone down his behaviour

Baseball Tonight Podcast Tags 13/2/2013

Kyle Lohse free agency contract prospects
John Kruk on spring training
New York Yankees on speed instead of power in the offense
CC Sabathia health problems
Felix Hernandez contract agreed
Alex Rodriguez going to rehab
Trevor Bauer responds to Miguel Montero’s comments
Phillies monitor Roy Halladay’s progress
Rangers uncertain to find a regular spot for Jurickson Profar
Clay Buchholz out with hamstring injury

Baseball Tonight Podcast Tags 12/2/2013

Stephen Strasburg freed from pitching restrictions with the Nationals
Michael Bourn signs with the Indians
New York Yankees offensive predictions for the season
Mariano Rivera rehab
Derek Jeter fitness progress
Felix Hernandez contract negotiation
Ryan Madsen still out due to surgery
Chris Carpenter hopeful of 2013 return
Shin Soo Choo settles arbitration case with the Reds
Dexter Fowler agrees a 2 year deal with the Rockies
Miguel Montero states communication problems with Trevor Bauer which may have led to his trade