1. Ideal Trade Scenarios for the Seattle Mariners

    Is it me or do you get the feeling that when Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels picks up the phone, people listen? How about Detroit Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski? Last ...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 8 months ago 8,578 reads 37 comments

  2. Big Moves Seattle Mariners Could Actually Pull off This Offseason

    Hiring a manager is a lot like electing a president. You may not be thrilled with the final choice, but you ultimately want them to succeed for the greater good...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 8 months ago 6,441 reads 16 comments

  3. The Seattle Mariners Players Who Have Played Their Final Game in Seattle

    Perhaps I'm getting old, but if I'm not mistaken I could have sworn I saw former Mike Carp pinch hitting for the Boston Red Sox in both Games 3 and 4 of the World Series...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 9 months ago 4,776 reads 5 comments

  4. The Biggest Decision the Seattle Mariners Have to Make This Offseason

    The autumn wind that whispers through the trees of the Pacific Northwest has once again started to haunt the Seattle Mariners as they find themselves at a crossroads...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 9 months ago 1,587 reads 3 comments

  5. Power Ranking Seattle Mariners' Biggest Needs Heading into Free Agency

    The Seattle Mariners need help. In some cases serious help that may require a significant investment of time and money this winter to help revamp the team's roster. For this year, the good news is that the M's should have money to spend...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 9 months ago 2,766 reads 8 comments

  6. What Went Right for Seattle Mariners in 2013 Season?

    How many different ways can you say disappointing? If you're a Seattle Mariners fan, you can probably think of at least 91 after this season...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 10 months ago 2,505 reads 8 comments

  7. What Went Wrong for Seattle Mariners in 2013 Season?

    That's all folks, show's over, thanks for coming. After 162 games, the Seattle Mariners finished the 2013 season with a record of 71-91. In a season many had hoped the Mariners would finally turn the corner or at the very least push past the ...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 10 months ago 1,572 reads 8 comments

  8. When Can We Realistically Expect Seattle Mariners to Contend for a Title Again

    "What's next?" With the passing of Seattle Mariners owner Hiroshi Yamauchi last week in Japan at the age of 85, that one question has been on the minds of Mariners fans all throughout the Pacific Northwest...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 10 months ago 3,234 reads 15 comments

  9. Why Seattle Mariners Fans Should Expect Big Changes This Offseason

    The Seattle Mariners' 2013 season needs to end. While I am well aware we still have a little over a week of baseball left to play, I must confess that I'm ready to move on with my life...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 10 months ago 4,070 reads 40 comments

  10. Wladimir Balentien the One That Got Away from the Seattle Mariners?

    Hey Seattle Mariner fans, do you remember Wladimir Balentien ? Go ahead, take a minute to think back to the time, not too long ago, that spanned the final year when Bill Bavasi ...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 10 months ago 1,602 reads 8 comments

  11. 5 Early Predictions for the Seattle Mariners Offseason

    With the Seattle Mariners having lost their 81st game on Wednesday night, it would appear that another losing season is all but guaranteed in Seattle...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 10 months ago 3,799 reads 6 comments

  12. Seattle Mariners: Can a Resurgent Dustin Ackley Be an Offensive Force in Future?

    It's been a long, strange year for Seattle Mariners second baseman/outfielder Dustin Ackley . Perhaps more than any other Mariner this season (and arguably last), Ackley has ...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 11 months ago 2,615 reads 13 comments

  13. 10 Things Mariners Must Do This Winter to Catch Up with A's and Rangers

    If I didn't know any better, I'd think it's safe to say that my plans of the Seattle Mariners playing spoiler this season have somehow got off to a rocky start...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 11 months ago 2,930 reads 19 comments

  14. 3 Reasons/Ways the Seattle Mariners Can Still Play Spoiler Down the Stretch

    Hello? Is anybody out there? I'd imagine if you're reading this, you are either here by accident and really meant to click on the Seattle NFL link or are one of the few brave ...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 11 months ago 1,076 reads 4 comments

  15. Evaluating the Development of the Seattle Mariners Top 5 Prospects

    With the induction of Ken Griffey Jr. to the Seattle Mariners Hall of Fame last Saturday night, it made me wonder whether any current players within the organization have a chance of some day being inducted...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 11 months ago 2,285 reads 0 comments

  16. Position-by-Position Breakdown of the Seattle Mariners' Standout Prospects

    Some day, when we look back, I'd like to think that the summer of 2013 will prove to be a turning point for the Seattle Mariners ...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 12 months ago 4,025 reads 7 comments

  17. Seattle Mariners Grades for Every Player in July

    Ah the Seattle Mariners . Just when you think they will fade away for the summer and let everyone pack up the bandwagon for the Seahawks march to the Super Bowl, they go out and become arguably one of the best teams in baseball for the month of July..

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 12 months ago 2,552 reads 5 comments

  18. Seattle Mariners' Trade Deadline Strategy Blueprint

    With the MLB trade deadline inching closer by the day, teams all throughout baseball are currently contemplating whether they should make a move to improve or stick it out with their current roster...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 1 year ago 5,385 reads 38 comments

  19. Seattle Mariners' Most Memorable Highlights of the Season's First Half

    As we turn to the month of July, it's become clear that the Seattle Mariners aren't quite on par with the rest of the American League West. Yet, that doesn't necessarily mean that all is lost as we begin the second half of the team's 2013 schedule...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 1 year ago 714 reads 1 comments

  20. Seattle Mariners' Biggest Winners, Losers of the First Half of the Season

    As we approach the end of June, I think it's safe to say that the Seattle Mariners are probably not going to the World Series or, for that matter, the postseason. Going into this season, a wild-card spot or even the more modest goal of sniffing at ..

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 1 year ago 527 reads 0 comments

  21. Seattle Mariners: Making the Case for Kyle Seager as an All-Star

    If you had to sum up the 2013 Seattle Mariners in one word as we approach the end of June, which one would you choose? Disappointing? Underwhelming? Predictable? For a team still searching for answers, it's hard to stay positive these days...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 1 year ago 2,008 reads 5 comments

  22. Adjustments the Seattle Mariners Need to Make to Get Back on Track

    Last Friday night as Russell Wilson took the mound to throw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the Seattle Mariners game against the New York Yankees , I began to wonder...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 1 year ago 1,444 reads 5 comments

  23. Re-Grading Every Seattle Mariners Offseason Acquisition

    For a split second on Wednesday afternoon, I wanted to believe again. Believe that Kyle Seager with one swing of the bat could show us the way...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 1 year ago 2,176 reads 10 comments

  24. Seattle Seahawks PED Scandal, Actions Speak Louder Than Words

    It's been nearly two weeks since Seattle Seahawks defender Bruce Irvin "got popped" ( Tacoma News Tribune )—according to head coach Pete Carroll —after the team's ...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 1 year ago 8,074 reads 218 comments

  25. Seattle Mariners: The Biggest Draft Busts in M's History

    It's been a long month of May for the Seattle Mariners . Just when it appeared the M's had finally turned the corner earlier this month by nearly sweeping the Yankees during a three-game series in New York and nearly reaching ...

    Thomas Holmes Written by Thomas Holmes about 1 year ago 4,607 reads 5 comments