Mariners keeping mum on Cliff Lee
But MLB insiders expect former Cy Young winner to be traded before deadline
If you're looking for hints on Seattle pitcher Cliff Lee's next destination, they won't be coming from the horse's mouth. Right around the time Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan was parrying with senators on Capitol Hill last week, Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik was at Yankee Stadium dodging and weaving queries about Lee, the team's big trade commodity. For two straight days, Zduriencik staged a skillful, noncommittal performance, bereft of any kind of breadcrumb trail.
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