Mariners rookie closer Edwin Diaz reached 50 strikeouts faster than any pitcher at the start of his career since at least 1893.
Mariners rookie closer Edwin Diaz reached 50 strikeouts faster than any pitcher at the start of his career since at least 1893. Ted S. Warren AP
Mariners rookie closer Edwin Diaz reached 50 strikeouts faster than any pitcher at the start of his career since at least 1893. Ted S. Warren AP
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Mariners notebook: Closer Edwin Diaz is already making history

August 03, 2016 5:13 PM

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About Bob Dutton

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Bob Dutton joined The News Tribune in 2013 after more than 25 years at the Kansas City Star, including the last 13 covering baseball and the Royals. He was the president of the Baseball Writers' Association of America in 2008 and serves on the committee that nominates players to the Hall of Fame.