The kids are coming!
Good morning everyone! Today, the four Arkansas Travelers prospects arrive to Seattle. It should be fun to see these guys play in the final weeks of the season. With that, here’s what else is going on today.
In Mariners news...
- Baseball Prospectus gave a scouting report on Justin Dunn now that he’s been called up to the bigs. ($)
- BP also did a call-up profile on Kyle Lewis. ($)
Around the league...
- Due to upcoming payroll problems, the Red Sox may let one or both of Mookie Betts and J.D. Martinez go this offseason.
- Some more details on Dave Dombrowski’s firing...
- In an interesting piece, Travis Sawchik at FiveThirtyEight wonders if the minors are worth the investment anymore.
- After undergoing a minor procedure on his foot, Mike Trout is considered day-to-day.
- Michael Pineda’s suspension is going to hurt the Twins in their playoff chase, notes Jay Jaffe at Fangraphs.