NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brandon Choate breaks down the 2014 Seahawks rookie class and their chances to make the final team. Between the 9 drafted players and the multiple undrafted players brought in, the Seahawks definitely addressed what little questions they may have about the roster.
Archives for May 2014
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brandon Choate brings us his reasons why it was a wise move for the Seahawks to sign wide receiver Doug Baldwin. From his work ethic to his attitude to his production, Baldwin gave the front office plenty of reasons why he was worth the money.
Need a suggestion for a 2014 Seattle Mariners all star? Defensively, Robinson Cano has been everything you could ever want at 2nd base. He makes all the routine plays, makes difficult plays look easy and throws in a dazzling play here and there too. Cano has recorded just two errors on the season.
A Third Of The Way Home And Things Are Looking Up This week your 2014 Seattle Mariners will officially pass the one third mark in the season. With one third of the season down and two to go where do the M’s stand? Not too surprisingly they don’t look too bad. When you start breaking […]
NWSB Writer and Seattle Mariners Blogger Brian Scott breaks down the pros and cons of Kendrys Morales with Corey Hart out. Kendrys Morales was the M’s best hitter in 2013, and you have to re-sign your best hitter, right? Wrong! After Morales rejected Seattles’ qualifying offer of over $14 million for 2014, M’s general manager Jack Zduriencik moved quickly to sign free agent Corey Hart and acquired Twitter guru Logan Morrison.
The Seattle Mariners’ starting rotation is beginning to jell with the return of Hisashi Iwakuma. You have to like what Felix Hernandez, Iwakuma, Chris Young and Roenis Elias have done so far. Brandon Maurer, on the other hand, has really struggled. The numbers speak for themselves.
NWSB Writer and Seattle Mariners Blogger Brian Scott breaks down why Hisashi Iwakuma is a dominant pitcher in today’s MLB. He may not throw a 95 mile-per-hour fastball, but he’s a Cy Young candidate and his WHIP is 0.72 — the top number among starters.
NWSB Writer and Seattle Mariners Blogger Brian Scott brings to light how James Jones and Michael Saunders are suddenly lighting up the box score at the top of the order. Jones even broke an old Ms record set by the legendary Edgar Martinez.
NWSB Writer and Seattle Mariners Blogger Brian Scott brings us up to speed on Nick Franklin and the situation brewing at short stop. Brad Miller is not a typical DH player, but his struggles could be the excuse the Ms need to bring Franklin in on a full-time basis.
NWSB Editor Bryant Knox recaps the Portland Trail Blazers’ 2013-14 season while asking the question: Have they hit their ceiling? Knox looks at guys such as Damian Lillard, LaMarcus Aldridge, Mo Williams and Dorell Wright while determining the best-case, worst-case and realistic scenarios moving forward.
Déjà Jones We are nearly half way into the month of May, and the Seattle Mariners are 20-18. That’s right, a winning record at this point in the season for the first time since 2003. There are several reasons the Mariners have been successful as of late – outstanding pitching from unlikely sources (Chris Young and […]
NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brett Bivens takes a look at how Day 3. Paul Richardson and Justin Britt gave the Seahawks the luxury of selecting players that best fit their scheme regardless of position throughout the remainder of the draft. Via the Seahawks website tonight we’ve learned the UDFA’s have been signed as well including Keith Price from UW.