Winter Meetings, Day One Wrap: Mariners

Posted: 7th December 2009 by Griffin Cooper in MLB
Comments Off
ItÆs finally that time of year, folks. This is what weÆve been waiting for since the Mariners fell out of the AL West race back in July: the winter meetings are finally here. Day one was relatively uninteresting, with no major news taking place. There were a few minor signings and arbitration decisionsùhowever none of them involved the Mariners so IÆm not even going to talk about them. There were a few developments on the Mariners front, though. It sounds like what Felix and his agent Alan Nero are looking for is somewhere in the six year/$100 million range. Even for Felix, six years is a really, really long contract, and when dealing with starting pitchers, giving out extremely long term contracts is pretty risky. However, we are talking about Felix Hernandez here, who happens to be a ...

Read Full Article at Bleacher Report - MLB
Article written by Griffin Cooper

Comments are closed.