As the All-Star Break approaches, the rumor monster will awaken from its slumber. As the monster frantically spews it’s rumors across the baseball world, several Mariners are sure to be caught in the fanatical chaos.
Jason Vargas has easily been the second best pitcher with the Mariners these past 3 years. He’s been cheap (relatively) and the production has always outweighed the cost. Now that the Mariners are once again on the outside looking in, they are sitting on a very valuable trade asset. Several teams looking to bolster their limping rotations are going to inquire on the availability of Vargas and the Mariners will listen.
But how do you feel?