Red-hot Vidro a driving force for Mariners
Originally Published: August 27, 2007By Larry Stone | Special to ESPN.com
To Seattle Mariners critics -- a veritable cottage industry in the Puget Sound during the team's three-year fallow period that began with 99 losses in 2004 -- it was just another in a long line of dubious moves by the organization.On Dec. 18, 2006, the Mariners traded popular (but injury prone) outfielder Chris Snelling and promising (but inconsistent) pitcher Emiliano Fruto to the Washington Nationals for Jose Vidro. That would be the "oft-injured" Jose Vidro, to use his omnipresent ...
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