Seahawks 2014 Rookies: Can any of them make the team?

Paul Richardson

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.

Reasons to love Seahawk Doug Baldwin and his new contract

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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.

Who Are The 2014 Mariners’ Potential All-Stars?

Robinson Cano

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.

Will The M’s Consider Kendrys Morales With Corey Hart Out?

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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.

With Maurer Struggling, M’s Need Walker & Paxton Back

Maurer struggled initially to find any rhythm. (Joe Nicholson/USA Today Sports)

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.

Haven’t You Figured It Out Yet?  Iwakuma Is A Dominant Pitcher

Hisashi Iwakuma

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.

One-Two Punch!  Jones and Saunders Hitting It Hard

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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.

He’s Back!  Nick Franklin Returns to the Mariners Lineup

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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.

Day 2 of the 2014 draft: Seahawks edition

Paul Richardson

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brett Bivens takes a look at how Day 2 of the 2014 NFL draft transpired for the Hawks. The team ultimately missed the chance to draft players such as Xavier Su’a-Filo, Joel Bitonio, Demarcus Lawrence and Marqise Lee, but it did land Paul Richardson and Justin Britt.

Your 2014 Seattle Mariners, Are A +.500 Team

Michael Saunders

NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners Blogger talks about the Ms hot start. An eight-game losing streak had a number of fans saying, “Here we go again,” but the McClendon’s crew has shown some stiff upper lip by going on a very tough road trip through New York, Houston and Oakland and coming away 7-2.

The Good The Bad! The Seattle Seahawks 2014 draft class

I don’t think I’d worry too much about the character issue.

Three Rounds Complete But Just Two New Players Day 1 of the NFL Draft ended and as far as the Seattle Seahawks are concerned we saw exactly what we everyone thought we’d see from Seattle in the 1st round. Nothing. As expected the Seahawks traded their 1st round, 32nd overall, pick to their favorite draft […]

Welcome Back, Hisashi Iwakuma

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NWSB writer and Seattle Mariners blogger Brian Scott welcomes back Hisashi Iwakuma to the lineup. With starters James Paxton and Taijuan Walker both on the DL as well, the bullpen has been pushed into a lot of extra innings of duty out there, and it’s taken its toll on some of the guys.

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