Chone Figgins is a Mariner

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
Chone Figgins is a Mariner

It is official.  As of this afternoon, Figgins is wearing a Mariners jersey and will bat second behind Ichiro.  If Ichiro was not high on your fantasy roster, he should be this year with a patient hitter right behind.  The deal will put him in a Mariner uniform for 4 years with an option for a 5th.  He will be our everyday third baseman (at the time of this writing) since Beltre did not accept arbitration. 

I am beyond pleased with this pickup.  Between Ichiro and Figgins, I hope to see at least 75 SBs next year.  Now, lets see what the Mariners do with the rest of the batting order this week.  I am still holding out some hope for Jason Bay…some.   

Follow Seattle Mariners from B/R on Facebook

Follow Seattle Mariners from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Team StreamTM

Out of Bounds

Seattle Mariners

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.