• Baseball America has updated its 100 best prospects 2022, and three Mariners were on the list. Noelvi Marte (48), Edwin Arroyo (49) and Matt Brash (71). ($)
  • Baseball Prospectus did a breakdown of the changes Andrés Muñoz made that led to his recent success ($)
  • Erik Swanson joined the club

In response, the MLBPA released a statement supporting its decision.

  • After fifteen years, Matthew Berry is leaving ESPN and has released a statement about it.
  • The 2022 All-Star Game jerseys have been revealed and, in my opinion, are a significant improvement over last year’s.
  • Updates were given on some of the Rays’ recent injuries, including Wander Franco’s.

And it looks like Tampa Bay’s bad luck in that regard continues, as Josh Fleming is likely heading to IL as well.

  • Pirates outfielder Bryan Reynolds, often discussed as a potential trade target for many teams lately, is heading to the 10-day IL.
  • Rangers also shuffled the roster due to some injuries.
  • The Phillies are also experiencing a roster shake-up, but instead of getting hurt, it’s due to the unvaccinated status of several of their players as they prepare for a series in Toronto.
  • When a team you follow is struggling, holidays are welcome. When a team you follow performs like the Mariners did, it leaves a void. Luckily, Lydia Cruz graced us with this tweet of Mariners content that absolutely sparks joy and helped fill the gap between game days.