First of all, this is going to be short, as I need to try and sneak some sort of a workout in before heading up to Safeco Field this afternoon. I think I'm doing my weekly appearance with Ian Furness on KJR today, but not certain when so I'll keep you posted. The Mariners Insider wishes a big happy birthday to our new Huskies Insider and longtime TNT reporter Todd Milles.
Here's a question I want to ask. Although its early and a lot can happen, the Mariners have played some good baseball as of late.
Does this make you want to go to Safeco Field and watch them play more than perhaps at the beginning of the season?
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Links from yesterday's home opener ...
Here's Lash's game story.
Here's the AP's game story from Gregg Bell.
My story focused on the solid effort of Carlos Silva. Will this continue? I'm not certain, but he had a bid day, so I have him his due.
Here's yesterday's notebook.
Columnist John McGrath takes a closer look at Yuni's game winning sac bunt.
Columnist Dave Boling wrote about the Angels continued recovery from the Nick Adenhart tragedy.
News reporter Brian Everstine took in the fan experience for opening day.
Some very cool photos from yesterday's home opener in the TNT photo galleries.
From the Rainiers, Mike Curto provides a recap of last night's loss in Fresno.
From the LA papers ...
The LA Times game story ... This notebook says that Angels players are happy with the six game suspension for REd Sox pitcher Josh Beckett after an incident a few games back. Columnist TJ Simers also has some thoughts on Nick Adenhart.