All-Star Game, Dexter Fowler Trade Rumors and More


Good Friday morning Mariners fans. Welcome to another Sodo Sunrise. In today’s edition, we take a look at stories from around the American League West and from the Mariners (forced) Interleague rival.

What’s making news? We’re glad you asked.

Check it out.

Let’s Trade Dexter Fowler To…..

The writers over at Climbing Tal’s Hill have been having some fun over the past 24 hours, offering up suggestions on where the Astros should trade Dexter Fowler to.

Fowler was acquired via a trade with the Colorado Rockies last offseason. Why the Astros would be even entertaining a trade option is beyond me, but apparently teams, including the Cubs have had open talks with the team.

It makes these posts fairly entertaining to say the least.

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All-Star Game Coming To Petco Park

The San Diego Padres will host the 2016 All-Star Game at Petco Park and John Hiatt over at Friars On Base has all the details.

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The Padres haven’t hosted the Mid-Summer Classic since the 1992 season.

In fact, there is a familiar face in the main photo on that article. Go check it out.

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Angels Looking Ahead to 2015 Offseason

The Angels have been relatively quiet this offseason. So much so that Mike Greyshock over at Halo’s Hangout has already started to look at the 2015-16 offseason to determine whom the Angels could target.

Mike offers up a list of several players that the Angels could in fact be thinking about for the 2016 season.

Check it out and see if you agree with his findings.

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Rangers Must Avoid These Things in 2015

The Texas Rangers had more injuries then any team would ever think to prepare for in 2014.

Colin Holmes over at Nolan Writin takes a look at the seven things the Rangers need to avoid in 2015.

It’s a fun read that takes a look at some of the more odd ways Rangers players went down last year and some of the more embarrassing moments from the past season.

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