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this guy | Photo by Steph Chambers/ Pitching and offense again can’t get on the same page in 7-5 loss to A’s Athletics 7, Mariners 5 George Kirby: 5 IP, 8H/4 ER/1 HR, 0 BB 9 K The rest of the bullpen: 2 Ks Juliooooooooooo: second HR in two days Having Kyle Lewis in the lineup: Ty France: +.265 WPA Not having Kyle Lewis in the lineup: George Kirby, -.303 WPA Total offense WPA: +.214 Total pitching WPA: -.702
Lookout Landing May 20, 2022
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17-23: Chaht

Photo by Maddie Malhotra/Boston Red Sox/ Wicked sucks. Boston Red Sox 7, Seattle Mariners 3 Times Ty France hit the ball: 7 (2 hits) Times the ball hit Ty France: 0 Number of times the Red Sox ran into each other: 2 Number of ballparks Toro’s home run would’ve been a home run: all of them Enjoying a nice lobstah roll: Abraham Toro, 0.43 WPA Complaining that lobstah rolls are too expensive: Robbie Ray, -.151 On This Day in Ichiro: (05/20/2005) Ichiro is featured on the cover of Sporting News and gives insight into his hitting philosophy with this...
Lookout Landing May 19, 2022
Beantown: Mariners at Red Sox Series Preview

Beantown: Mariners at Red Sox Series Preview

Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/ The Mariners wrap up their long East Coast road trip with a four-game set in Boston. At long last, the Mariners begin the final series of their challenging East Coast road trip, a four-gamer against the worse-than-expected Red Sox. Though the road trip as a whole has been disappointing (despite an unlikely series win against the Mets), the M’s are coming off a heartening win yesterday in Toronto in which strong pitching finally received adequate run support behind home runs from Cal Raleigh, Ty France, and Abraham Toro. If the...
Lookout Landing May 18, 2022
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Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports Seattle 5, Toronto 1 Stopping at a Tim Hortons in Canada: Ty France (.260 WPA) Stopping at a Tim Hortons in Oklahoma: Julio Rodriguez (-.177 WPA) Abraham Toro 9th Inning Home Runs: 4 OTD In Ichiro: (05/18/2008) Ichiro stole his 291st base setting a Mariners franchise record, passing Julio Cruz.
Lookout Landing May 16, 2022
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Photo by Vaughn Ridley/ Another day, another total lack of run support for Chris Flexen Blue Jays 6, Mariners 1 Number of strikeouts recorded by Chris Flexen: 7, a season high and one off his career high Number of runs the Mariners have scored during Flexen’s 7 starts: 6 runs Poutine: Mike Ford, 0.70 WPA; honorable mention to Luis Torrens with 0.53 WPA thanks to two walks but LT also ground out lengthy plate appearances Poop-tine: tie between Abraham Toro (-.202 WPA) and Ty France, who, at the top of the lineup, combined to go 0-for-8 with a strikeout...
Lookout Landing May 14, 2022
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Public Enemy #1 | Photo by Mike Stobe/ Jesse Winker laughs, Mets fans laugh last (and best) New York Mets 5, Seattle Mariners 4 Number of batters hit by Mets pitching: 2 (surprisingly, none of them Ty France) Number of runners left stranded on base for the Mariners: 9 Number of three-pitch strikeouts by Mariners hitters: 5 (Julio twice) Number of Mariners errors: 3 Time of game: a tidy three hours and thirty minutes A fresh bag of groceries from Zabar’s: Jesse “Heel” Winker, .358 WPA Ew York, Ew York: Technically Adam Frazier (-.240 WPA) but gotta...
Lookout Landing May 13, 2022
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Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports A certain amount of opposition is a great help to a man. Kites rise against, not with, the wind. Baseball Savant Living in a classic New York brownstone: Paul Sewald (.233 WPA) Paying rent for a New York brownstone: Steven Souza Jr. (-.315 WPA) Ty France HBP Counter: 6 Games where Toro and France were the late innings heroes: 2 Texts I received from my New York friend complaining about the game: 24 OTD in Ichiro: Ichiro was a home run short of the cycle for the second consecutive game in 2001.
The Seattle Times May 13, 2022
Just as predicted, struggling Mariners edge powerful Mets, ace Max Scherzer to open series

Just as predicted, struggling Mariners edge powerful Mets, ace Max Scherzer to open series

Behind a solid start from Marco Gonzales and the timely hitting of Ty France, the Mariners picked up an unexpected 2-1 win over the Mets at CitiField.
Lookout Landing May 11, 2022
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Steven Bisig-USA TODAY Sports The Mariners nab a much-needed win The Mariners’ BABIP today: Ty France (0.217 WPA) The Phillies’ defense today: J.P. Crawford (-0.081 WPA) OTD in Ichiro: Ichiro steals three bases off of Jason Varitek while going 2-for-3 with a triple and a walk as the Mariners beat the Red Sox 7-2 on May 10, 2002.
Lookout Landing May 8, 2022
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finally glad to have some high-res pics of Kirby | Photo by Steph Chambers/ hip hip Jorge Mariners 2, Rays 1 George Kirby: 6 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 7 Ks Ty France: remains good Kevin Cash decision-making: remains questionable George Kirby’s cheering section: Abraham Toro, .419 WPA Tampa Bay’s formerly perfect record in extras: Erik Swanson, -.326 WPA On this day in Ichiro: the infamous “who the F— is Tom Brady?” quote is reported for the first time
The Seattle Times May 8, 2022
George Kirby has strong debut as Mariners beat Rays to snap six-game losing streak

George Kirby has strong debut as Mariners beat Rays to snap six-game losing streak

In the bottom of the 10th inning, Ty France gave the Mariners a 2-1 win with a walk-off single to left field to score Jarred Kelenic.

Kirby dazzles in debut, Mariners rally to beat Rays in extras

HeraldNet.com HeraldNet.com - Everett and Snohomish County news from The Daily Herald in Everett, Washington Seattle’s prized pitching prospect tossed 6 scoreless innings and Ty France hit a walk-off single in the 10th. Kirby dazzles in debut, Mariners rally to beat Rays in extras Wire Service
Lookout Landing Apr 27, 2022
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FanGraphs Nitrous oxide in cars and dentists offices: Marco Gonzales (oof, WPA -.116) Nitrous oxide while swimming: Ty France (WPA .032) OTD in Ichiro: For the second year in a row, Ichiro delivers on his bobblehead day, hitting a home run. Unlike in 2006, the Mariners lost the game, but at least the bobblehead was better.
Lookout Landing Apr 27, 2022
Mariners Moose Tracks, 4/27/22: Ty France, The New York Yankees, and Pat Dillon

Mariners Moose Tracks, 4/27/22: Ty France, The New York Yankees, and Pat Dillon

Graphic courtesy of the Everett AquaSox It’s a big day in the M’s organization! Happy Wednesday everyone! It’s pretty fun to be a Mariners fan right now. Let’s check out the latest from around the baseball world. In Mariners news... Bet you didn’t know Ty France could pitch, too! pic.twitter.com/s7YOHP7bJD— Jordan Shusterman (@j_shusterman_) April 26, 2022 In addition to John’s breakdown of France’s hot start, Jake Mailhot at Fangraphs also dug into the numbers behind France’s two monster weeks. The Mariners sent Kevin Padlo to the Giants for...
Lookout Landing Apr 26, 2022
Ty France is the same as ever, yet new and improved

Ty France is the same as ever, yet new and improved

Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports The Mariners’ best hitter in the early going is showing the potential of full health. In investigating the utter star turn by Ty France over the first few weeks of the Seattle Mariners season, there are three things I want to hone in on. These three foci will help us contextualize and understand the what and why for France, while reminding us of just who France has been in the first place. The first important thing to know is that Ty France has essentially always played like a stud. The Seattle Mariners’ best hitter in 2022 thus far...

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