By the time you read this there will be just four days left in the 2013 Major League Baseball season.
Four days remaining for playoff contenders to make it in or solidify either a division title or one of two wildcard spots. For the rest of the teams, it’s four days until reflection time.
And, once again, that includes the Seattle Mariners. It has now been 12 years since the last playoff appearance, six years since the last .500 season and the end of season three in general manager Jack Zduriencik’s rebuilding program.
And where are we at after all this? Well, we’re not in last place...