At Bat Today: Seattle Mariners News for February 4, 2013


September 30, 2012; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics catcher

George Kottaras

(14) tags out Seattle Mariners first baseman

Justin Smoak

(17) at the plate during the second inning at Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports

With just a little over two weeks left before Spring Training’s official start (there are some optional start dates for pitchers, catchers, and injured players) for players not in the Baseball World Classic a week away, most of what the Seattle Mariners management is up to is making sure they get everyone signed and official before the March 11th deadline. Around the Major Leagues, its looking like the PED controversy has cropped up in a big way again starting with a former Mariner turned New York Yankees player.

What do you think about the news over the weekend?