Ryota Nishino

Ryota has been a contributor for Sodo Mojo since 2020. He graduated with a B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Puget Sound where he played D3 baseball as a catcher and infielder. Ryota is the Co-Host of Fresh out of College, a sports and pop culture podcast. You can find all of their exciting discussions with pro-athletes on all streaming platforms. He is also a Marketing Coordinator for Odd Dog Media, a digital marketing company based in Seattle, WA.

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The Return Of Tom Murphy - An Underrated Boost To The Seattle Mariners 2023 Lineup

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - JUNE 10: Xander Bogaerts #2 of the Boston Red Sox hits an RBI double to take 1-0 lead against the Seattle Mariners during the first inning at T-Mobile Park on June 10, 2022 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images)

Is Xander Bogaerts Still An Option For The Seattle Mariners?

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MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN - SEPTEMBER 29: Kolten Wong #16 of the Milwaukee Brewers reacts after hitting a double in the sixth inning against the Miami Marlins at American Family Field on September 29, 2022 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by John Fisher/Getty Images)

Kolten Wong Fits Well For The Seattle Mariners

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 15: Matt Brash #47 of the Seattle Mariners reacts in the tenth inning against the Houston Astros in game three of the American League Division Series at T-Mobile Park on October 15, 2022 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images)

Seattle Mariners Pitcher Matt Brash Is Working On A Cutter

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 04: Chris Flexen #77 of the Seattle Mariners pitches during the second inning against the Detroit Tigers at T-Mobile Park on October 04, 2022 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images)

Could The Seattle Mariners Send A Pitcher To The Baltimore Orioles?

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NEW YORK, NEW YORK - AUGUST 01: Kyle Lewis #1 of the Seattle Mariners celebrates his first inning home run against the New York Yankees in the dugout with teammate J.P. Crawford #3 at Yankee Stadium on August 01, 2022 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mariners Fans Say Thank You For The Memories Kyle Lewis

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 15: Cal Raleigh #29 of the Seattle Mariners speaks with Pete Woodworth #32 of the Seattle Mariners during the seventh inning against the Houston Astros in game three of the American League Division Series at T-Mobile Park on October 15, 2022 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images)

How Will The 2023 MLB Rule Changes Impact The Seattle Mariners?

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HOUSTON, TEXAS - OCTOBER 10: J.P. Crawford #3 of the Seattle Mariners participates in a workout at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images)

Can J.P. Crawford Be The Mariners Second Baseman?

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 03: Shohei Ohtani #17 of the Los Angeles Angels watches his home run against the Seattle Mariners during the first inning at T-Mobile Park on October 03, 2021 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images)

Who’s the Bigger Threat for the Mariners: Angels or Rangers?

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OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 22: Manager Scott Servais #9 of the Seattle Mariners looks on before the game against the Oakland Athletics. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Remember When Mariners Fans Hated Scott Servais?

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - JULY 23: Kendall Graveman #49 of the Seattle Mariners reacts to striking out the the last Oakland Athletics batter to win the game in the ninth inning at T-Mobile Park on July 23, 2021 in Seattle, Washington. The Seattle Mariners won 4-3. (Photo by Alika Jenner/Getty Images)

Seattle Mariners 2021 Report Cards: Kendall Graveman

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - SEPTEMBER 12: Jarred Kelenic #10 of the Seattle Mariners reacts after his two run home run. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images)

Slowly but surely, Seattle Mariners prospect Jarred Kelenic is improving

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SAN DIEGO, CA - JUNE 8: San Diego Padres draft picks, from right, Matt Brash, Logan Driscoll, Joshua Mears and C.J Abrams, stand at home plate. Matt Brash is now a member of the Seattle Mariners. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Is Matt Brash the biggest steal for the Seattle Mariners?

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PHOENIX, ARIZONA - JULY 20: Starting pitcher Tyler Anderson #31 of the Pittsburgh Pirates throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Anderson joined the Seattle Mariners on July 27th. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

What does Tyler Anderson bring to the Seattle Mariners?

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - JULY 26: Dylan Moore #25 of the Seattle Mariners gets a Gatorade bath from Jake Bauers #5 and Ty France #23 after the game against the Houston Astros at T-Mobile Park on July 26, 2021 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Alika Jenner/Getty Images)

The Seattle Mariners have a new fan: Jared Carrabis

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - JULY 02: A general view of first base is seen before the game between the Seattle Mariners and the Texas Rangers. (Photo by Alika Jenner/Getty Images)

With the 1st pick the Seattle Mariners select… Catie Griggs from Atlanta United FC

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