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Month: November 2019

Evan White’s Contract Extension is a Brilliant Move by Jerry Dipoto

Evan White’s Contract Extension is a Brilliant Move by Jerry Dipoto

There is actually some real Mariners news to talk about. On Friday, it was reported that the Mariners signed first base prospect Evan White to a six-year, $24 million contract. The contract also includes three team options that can bring the maximum value to $55.5 million. It’s an unprecedented move, making White the first AA player to receive a long-term extension. He is now likely to begin the 2020 season as the Mariners’ starting first baseman. It seems a bit…

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Kill the Astros!

Kill the Astros!

As you probably know by now, the Houston Astros are being investigated for cheating right now. They would use a camera to steal catcher signs from their opponent, then relay the information to someone outside the dugout. That person would bang on a trash can to signal to Astros batters what pitch was coming next. I have mixed feelings about this whole scandal as a Mariners fan. On one hand, it’s a somewhat painful to know that the Mariners potentially…

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How Tall is Eric Paschall?

How Tall is Eric Paschall?

The Golden State Warriors just picked up their second win of what has been a mostly terrible season through seven games. One bright spot has been rookie second-round draft pick Eric Paschall, who scored 34 points and grabbed 13 rebounds against the Portland Trail Blazers today. But there’s something very strange about him that I just had to write about. After an impressive 25-point performance from Paschall against the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday, I had to find out more about…

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