Preaching patience in Seattle
M's didn't land a Prince, but they've got a plan -- and they're going to stay the course
It's been an interesting winter for baseball in Seattle. The Mariners failed to click with Prince Fielder. But they did survive a freak Pacific Northwest snowstorm to finalize a deal for Jesus Montero, the young catcher who Yankees general manager Brian Cashman says "may well be the best player I've ever traded."
On a positive note, the Mariners can take solace in having the third-rosiest outlook in the American League West. They're not as stacked with talent or brimming with TV ...
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