The 2017 season is off to a tough start for the Seattle Mariners. They are 8-12 through 20 games, which has them sitting in the AL West cellar. The season is still very young though. Plenty of time to right the ship. One problem with their slow start, however, is a lack of save chances for closer Edwin
Does intent matter, or do results? This is a key question this early in the season because it can be the difference between identifying a real pattern emerging before anyone else does, or just a random stretch. If a batter starts hitting more flyballs, say, is it safe to assume that is his intention?