Seattle Mariners Deal Blow To Rays First Base Options

The Seattle Mariners took two first base candidates, both linked to the Tampa Bay Rays, off the board in the span of about an hour.


Mariners Acquire Logan Morrison

The Mariners have acquired Logan Morrison from the Marlins in exchange for right-hander Carter Capps, according to Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald (on Twitter).

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Rays Edging Closer To First Base Solution

Andrew Friedman on first base: I wouldn't characterize anything as imminent. I think we’re getting more information that’s helpful in our decision making process.