The Arizona Fall League is in full stride, but it is not the only offseason league that has Mariners players seeing action. The Venezuelan Winter League is the next to kick off. The league has eight teams which play 63 regular seasons games starting this Wednesday, October 12th, in two round robin phases before the playoffs begin on January 2nd.
October 8, 2011
The San Diego Padres claimed infielder Josh Wilson off waivers from the Arizona Diamondbacks. Additionally the club has recalled left-handed pitcher Joe Thatcher from Triple-A Portland, optioned right-handed pitcher Edwin Moreno to Portland, selected right-handed pitcher Greg Burke from Portland and requested waivers for the purpose of unconditional release on right-handed pitcher Duaner Sanchez.
May 15, 2009
Josh Geer gives up three homers but Luis Rodriguez leads the charge in bailing him out. Will Inman strikes out a season-high for another win. Matt Teague heads a shutout, as Justin Baum busts out the offense. Matt Means suffers his second loss but this was not his fault. Joel Armstrong's hit leads to a win.
June 23, 2008