Seattle Mariners starter Andrew Albers pitches to the Los Angeles Angels in the first inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. He was released from his contract on Monday to he can pitch in Japan.
Seattle Mariners starter Andrew Albers pitches to the Los Angeles Angels in the first inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. He was released from his contract on Monday to he can pitch in Japan. Reed Saxon AP
Seattle Mariners starter Andrew Albers pitches to the Los Angeles Angels in the first inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. He was released from his contract on Monday to he can pitch in Japan. Reed Saxon AP

Mariners release lefty so he can go to Japan. Where does that leave M’s depth with starting pitchers?

December 19, 2017 07:58 AM