Author Archives: Josh Gibbs

About Josh Gibbs

Josh Gibbs is the mastermind behind baseballblaze. He's 16 years old and lives in Seattle. He's an avid Mariners and Seahawks fan. He hopes you likes this blog and thinks you should comment on every post he writes. He also wrote this bio in the third person because he's awesome.

Mariners Sign Shoppach

As of about 8PM yesterday, it is official that Kelly Shoppach, Catcher, has signed with the Mariners, pending today’s physical. His contract is for $1.5 million dollars with $500 thousand in incentives. Shoppach is a .226 career hitter, with 67 … Continue reading

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Will Bourn Create a Legacy in Seattle?

Excuse the bad pun, but would Michael Bourn be a good fit for the M’s? If the M’s did in fact sign him, there would need to be several lineup/roster adjustments, in addition to draft pick¬†repercussions. The M’s would have … Continue reading

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Figuring Out the Mariners’ Logjam

The M’s have a problem. A big problem with a bunch of big guys who can’t run very ¬†fast and who’s gloves are not quick. The Mariners have eight players; Justin Smoak, Kendrys Morales, Jesus Montero, Mike Morse, Mike Carp, … Continue reading

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Kendrys Morales’ Goals for 2013

This will be the final installment of my goals series for 2013. Kendrys Morales will play a huge role in the development of the Mariners in 2013. He had a down year last year, due to missing the entire 2011 … Continue reading

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Mariners Trade Jaso, Make People Upset

I taking a short break from my break to talk about the dumb Jaso trade. It’s official. The Mariners have made their first dumb move of the offseason. Things were going so well up until, well, now. The Mariners traded … Continue reading

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Tiny Little Break

This is the first of the rare (bi-yearly, most likely) variety of posts explaining why there hasn’t been a post in a few days. I’m in the midst of studying for mid-terms this weekt, so I won’t post again until … Continue reading

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Assorted Goals for Key M’s Players in 2013

This is the fourth installment of my goals series for the M’s key players. Today is Michael Saunders turn. Instead of continuing the whole series giving each player equal ‘air-time’, I’ve decided to do a combination article for Michael Saunders … Continue reading

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