1. Fantasy Football 2011 Player Spotlight: Sidney Rice to Seattle Seahawks

    The signing of wide receiver Sidney Rice by the Seattle Seahawks represented the very dilemma that playing fantasy football can create: an agonizing split of loyalty between fantasy squad and favorite team...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about almost 3 years ago 3,358 reads 12 comments

  2. Seattle Mariners: Assessing Casper Wells and the Future of the Outfield

    Ever since the Seattle Mariners lost Raul Ibanez, they have not had a reliable left fielder—unless you count Endy Chavez's few weeks or so. Entering the season, that position was to be platooned by Michael Saunders and Milton Bradley...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about almost 3 years ago 812 reads 4 comments

  3. Seattle Mariners: 6 Things the Team Must Do Post-Deadline

    We are into August now in the 2011 campaign, and after four months of sky-high peaks and excruciating valleys, the Seattle Mariners ended up sellers at the deadline...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about almost 3 years ago 842 reads 1 comments

  4. NFL Free Agency Breaking News: Seattle Seahawks Sign Zach Miller

    According to a tweet by Adam Schefter , the Seattle Seahawks have signed Zach Miller, formerly of the Oakland Raiders : ESPN's John Clayton and Mike Sando are reporting former Raiders TE Zach Miller has reached an agreement with the Seahawks...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 606 reads 4 comments

  5. NFL Free Agency: Seattle Seahawks To Pry Away TE Zach Miller from Oakland?

    Having revamped the offense with big free agency splashes and re-signed many internal players, it was assumed that the Seahawks would happily conclude their off-season as a winner...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 785 reads 6 comments

  6. MLB Trade Deadline Breaking News: Seattle Mariners Deal Doug Fister to Detroit

    According to the latest reports, the Seattle Mariners ' Doug Fister was dealt Saturday morning to the Detroit Tigers , in addition to reliever David Pauley...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 1,299 reads 26 comments

  7. MLB Trade Rumors: Boston Red Sox Could Trade for Seattle Mariners' Erik Bedard

    With less than three days left to make a deal, the MLB trade mill is quickly coming to life. Thankfully for the Seattle Mariners , Erik Bedard is scheduled to make his first start on Friday since going on the DL with a strained left knee...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 773 reads 3 comments

  8. NFL Free Agency: Sidney Rice Is Newest Ex-Viking To Sign with Seattle Seahawks

    At first, the idea of snagging Sidney Rice seemed like an idealistic pipe dream, the sort that you talk about with your buddies. A dream offseason with no salary cap to speak of...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 618 reads 11 comments

  9. MLB Trade Deadline: Jack Zduriencik, Mariners Whiffed on Cards' Colby Rasmus

    For Mariners fans, the big news of the day was the end of the 17-game losing streak. The schneid that had taken a life of its own—one more loss and it could have been convicted for causing emotional suffering...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 538 reads 4 comments

  10. MLB Trade Speculation: 5 Landing Spots for Seattle Mariners' Brandon League

    As the Mariners losing streak grows to historic proportions, the team once again regresses to the status of both cellar-dweller and seller at the deadline...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 562 reads 9 comments

  11. MLB Trade Speculation: Brandon League and the Top 5 Closers on the Trade Block

    As we close in on the July 31st MLB trade deadline, many teams are in the market for a shutdown closer. Closers can serve two purposes for these teams. In the case of the St...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 1,296 reads 8 comments

  12. Celebration of 2001 Seattle Mariners Squad Serves as Reminder for Franchise

    For those of you Mariners fans living in the Seattle area, undoubtedly you've seen the latest promotion, a celebration of the 2001 Mariners team that won 116 games. You've seen the Mark McLemore and Mike Cameron bobblehead and the "116 wins" t-shirt...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 568 reads 10 comments

  13. Seattle Mariners: 10 Expectations and Predictions for the Second Half

    With the second half of the season underway, the Seattle Mariners face many questions with no apparent answer...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 691 reads 10 comments

  14. Seattle Mariners: No Longer Buyers, Sweep by Angels Is Blessing in Disguise

    The Seattle Mariners watched their season collapse with a humiliating four game sweep by the LA Angels , leaving their playoff hopes in shambles. Nothing seemed to go right for the M's over the weekend...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 725 reads 17 comments

  15. MLB: Top 15 Active Players Most Likely to Join Derek Jeter in 3,000 Hits Club

    On Saturday, July 9th, 2011, Yankees star Derek Jeter took Rays pitcher David Price deep into the left field stands, cementing his legacy and etching his name in baseball history...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 13,007 reads 59 comments

  16. 2011 MLB All-Star Game: Why Ichiro Suzuki Is Perfect for the Home Run Derby

    The Seattle Mariners ' superstar Ichiro Suzuki is probably not the first player that comes to mind when you hear the words "slugger" or "home-run hitter." In fact, Ichiro does not even have 100 home runs in his 10 year MLB career so far...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 3,061 reads 9 comments

  17. Seattle Mariners Call Up Searing-Hot Kyle Seager, Try to Jump-Start Offense

    In what may have been one of the quickest stints through the minors in a while, the Mariners called up infielder Kyle Seager from Triple-A Tacoma following their 2-0 loss to the A's on Wednesday...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 1,278 reads 14 comments

  18. Seattle Mariners: League, Felix Among AL All-Stars; Ichiro, Pineda Miss the Cut

    It was a pleasant Sunday morning for Mariners ace Felix Hernandez, who upon waking up found his cell phone message inbox full of congratulatory texts...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 404 reads 5 comments

  19. Seattle Mariners: Examining Options to Replace Erik Bedard's Temporary Void

    Well, we are exactly halfway through the 2011 season and the inevitable has happened. Not once this season has a pitcher not named Felix Hernandez, Michael Pineda, Doug Fister, Jason ...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 415 reads 4 comments

  20. Seattle Mariners: Ranking Nick Franklin and Top 10 Prospects Post-Dustin Ackley

    Looking back to spring training this year, the Seattle Mariners ' farm system at that point was loaded with potential impact players...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 5,298 reads 27 comments

  21. MLB: Josh Beckett, Justin Verlander and the Top 5 2011 AL Cy Young Candidates

    The baseball season is quickly closing in on its halfway mark, and a new group of pitchers is shutting down opposing offenses in the American League...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 3,097 reads 26 comments

  22. Seattle Mariners: Could Michael Pineda Be Better Than Felix Hernandez?

    We’re closing in on the All-Star break, and thanks to the masterful pitching performances by the pair of Felix Hernandez and Michael Pineda, the Mariners find themselves breathing down the necks of the Texas Rangers for the AL West title...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 836 reads 7 comments

  23. For Seattle Mariners, Youth Movement Featuring Ackley, Pineda Is in Full Swing

    You could chalk up the Seattle Mariner’s eyebrow-raising season to the seeming pattern of performance the past several years—low expectations leading to an overachieving team, leading to hype and a subsequently disappointing team...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 444 reads 4 comments

  24. MLB Draft 2011: Breaking Down Seattle Mariners' No. 2 Pick LHP Danny Hultzen

    I had a dream about a week ago of an infield starring Justin Smoak, Dustin Ackley, and Anthony Rendon. Seattle Mariners fans everywhere held their breath Monday afternoon, waiting ...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 1,667 reads 2 comments

  25. MLB 2011: Ranking the Top Seven Starting Pitching Rotations in Baseball

    It's no secret that a solid rotation is key for success. An offense, no matter how formidable, can be silenced by effective pitching, keeping the team in the game...

    Davis Zhao Written by Davis Zhao about 3 years ago 191 reads 15 comments