Sprinkling in the desert, with a good chance of heavier stuff before game-time, but the Seattle Mariners are hunkered down in their multi-purpose room doing their 'American Idol' spinoff.
The media, sadly, is banned. Team president Chuck Armstrong, however, was in such a good mood that he stopped in the press rooom enroute to his office and - well - serenaded us.
President Armstrong began with the Purdue school song, then went directly to country western. His set included 'Amanda,' and worked into 'Pancho and Lefty' - at which point, I have to admit, I dueted with him a bit.
Hey, it's a slow, rainy morning. Chuck had a good laugh, as did we.
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The funniest moments came when general manager Jack Zduriencik came in, stopped and listened for a moment, then walked away shaking his head.