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Month: September 2018

2018 AL Playoff Preview

2018 AL Playoff Preview

The playoffs are almost here! Unfortunately, the Mariners missed the postseason for the 17th season in a row, but it will still be exciting to watch all the best teams face off. In this article we will preview the AL playoff teams, with a special guest. Our friend Jeff is an Astros fan and he will be with us during the whole postseason. Boston Red Sox AL East Champions, 108-54 David: Coming off back-to-back ALDS exits, the Red Sox were…

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NOT GOOD ENOUGH, MARINERS GO 4-5 IN CRUCIAL ROAD TRIP: FIRESIDE CHATS #3

NOT GOOD ENOUGH, MARINERS GO 4-5 IN CRUCIAL ROAD TRIP: FIRESIDE CHATS #3

The Mariners finish 4-5 on their West Coast road trip, putting another dent into our postseason chances and calling for another edition of Fireside Chats. Why is it called “Fireside Chats”? Here’s a link to previous articles in this series: July 17th Edition: http://www.tonbodin.com/2018/07/17/fireside-chats-1/ August 4th Edition:  http://www.tonbodin.com/2018/08/04/fireside-chats-2/ CRISIS BREAKDOWN: The Mariners underperform in a big road trip that included splitting a series against the Athletics and getting swept by the disappointing San Diego Padres. The Mariners, with 25 games…

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