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Lookout Landing Jun 29, 2015

Should the Mariners trade for Ichiro?

An in depth look. No. No they should not. Ichiro is 41 years old. Ichiro is not a very good baseball player anymore. The Mariners have a lot of not very good baseball players. The Mariners' team wRC+ in June is 74. Ichiro's wRC+ in 2015 is 75. Mariner outfielders are bad. Mariner outfielders with a higher wRC+ than Ichiro: Seth Smith, Nelson Cruz, Austin Jackson, Justin Ruggiano, and Mark Trumbo. Ichiro is no longer the plus defender in the outfield he was for so many years. Dustin Ackley, who many fans never want to see take another at-bat in a Mariners uniform, has been worth -0.6 fWAR in...

In short term, Mariners should bring Ichiro back

Inside sports business Hiring Edgar Martinez as hitting coach is one way the Mariners hope to salvage a disappointing season. But their dip into the past shouldn’t stop there. If they can hang around the wild-card race through mid-July, they should contemplate trading with the Miami Marlins to bring Ichiro back. Yes, I’m being serious. […]
Lookout Landing Jun 21, 2015

32-37: Chart

The Mariners move up to 5 games back from .500 with a 6-3 win over the Houston Astros. Light Bat: Nelson Cruz (.178 WPA) Selfish Ichiro: Vidal Nuño (-.133 WPA) hey how bout that?
Newark Star-Ledger Jun 18, 2015

As ex-Yankee Ichiro Suzuki chases 3,000 himself, here are his thoughts on Alex Rodriguez

A-Rod and Ichiro are the active hits leaders in baseball

Ichiro Suzuki Photos

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