By JOHN McCALLUM
Editor 

Raul Ibanez and the Seattle Mariners' search for success

Crunch Time

 


Let’s talk baseball.

First up is Mariner’s outfielder/designated hitter Raul Ibanez. It’s not what’s eating Raul, rather it’s what is Raul eating?

The guy’s 41-years-old and is on fire at the plate. Torrid. Sizzling. Are there any other heat-related words or metaphors I can use?

Seattle signed Ibanez to a one-year deal in December 2012, which at that time had some scratching their heads. I wonder where those people are today?

Ibanez’s solo home run in the fifth put Seattle up 3-2 over visiting Boston en route to an 11-4 win Monday night. It was his 22nd of the season, fifth in...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2017