Mariners Insider Blog

Now, the Mariners have losses with their defeats

They're not crying poverty or looking for a bailout, but the Seattle Mariners are reporting financial losses for 2008 - the first time since moving into Safeco Field that the team hasn't made money.

No, the Mariners ownership isn't complaining, just preparing it's audited numbers for release next year.

You can read a Business Journal story here, talking about the Mariners and other teams and the current economy in sports.