Whats up! In thrilling private information, yesterday I left the home for the primary time in over per week. Scorching tip: in case you are in West Seattle, Meeples recreation retailer is doing curbside pickup for the video games they’ve in inventory; there’s a listing on their web site. I additionally stopped off at West 5 for a carryout order and was pleasantly shocked to get a $10 present card with my order. Carry on supporting these native companies nonetheless attainable!
In Mariners information:
- Mariners prospect Carlos Jimenez (a J2 signee this 12 months) has, like his teammates, been despatched dwelling from the Mariners’ Dominican Academy, so he and a few buddies teamed as much as ship meals to the aged and needy in his neighborhood.
J2 Mariners signee Carlos Jimenez, together with some members of the Rays group, is out delivering meals to the aged and needy quarantined of their properties within the Dominican Republic ❤️ pic.twitter.com/kOtunN7CH7
— Lookout Touchdown (@LookoutLanding) March 21, 2020
- Along with working a signed ball giveaway on Twitter, Artwork Warren gifted some signed balls to children enjoying in a park close to his home.
I believed I’d giveaway 10 signed baseballs to some children out enjoying tonight… fairly cool to see their pleasure! Better part is that they don’t know who I’m, just a few neighbor man that provided them baseballs haha #WeMissBaseball pic.twitter.com/rJ2ePKHZQ9
— ✞Artwork Warren™ (@arthur_warren) March 22, 2020
- It’s by no means too late for the Huge Unit to get the Pitching Ninja remedy.
- Everett’s season doesn’t begin till mid-June anyway, however AquaSox GM Danny Tetzlaff is ready for the season to be delayed.
- Donnie Walton caught up along with his hometown ABC affiliate to inform a neighborhood sports activities reporter about what it’s like being on pause as a professional athlete:
Nice catching up with Donnie Walton at this time, who’s again dwelling from Arizona after Spring Coaching was postponed.
— TJ Eckert (@TJEckertKTUL) March 22, 2020
- In Mariners-adjacent information: Mariners prospect Joey O’Brien’s brother Richard Sunagawa, who has been enjoying for the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks’ growth group (analogous to being within the farm system), was provided a contract by the Hawks, who added him to their protected gamers record. Along with being bilingual and buddies with fellow Hawk and expat Carter Stewart, the 20-year-old Sunagawa has a huge persona and an enormous bat. It will likely be enjoyable to look at his profession unfold in NPB.
Across the league:
I used to be shocked to seek out how passionately I really feel about New Wave music based mostly on the draft outcomes right here. That is clearly a type of foolish issues that we’re doing to whereas away the time in our shared coronavirus nightmare and doesn’t matter in any respect, and but additionally anybody who charges “I Ran” above “House Age Love Music” as the very best Flock of Seagulls music belongs within the Hague.
With my first choose within the 2020 New Wave Music draft, I choose Trendy English’s “I Soften WIth You.”
— Joe Posnanski (@JPosnanski) March 21, 2020
Additionally though I used to be pleased to see XTC even get a draft spot, the far superior XTC music is “Senses Working Extra time.” In the event you haven’t heard it, take pleasure in. (And if in case you have heard it, right here’s a deeper lower that’s considered one of my favorites.)