The Seattle Mariners have long set the bar for Major League teams when it comes to producing the most clever television spots to promote their team and the personalities of their players. This year will be no different.
The most surprising team, thus far, as it relates to the 2018 MLB season, is clearly the Seattle Mariners. Today they were rewarded with that by getting three of their players tabbed to the AL All-Star team.
Prior to yesterday's home opener for the Minnesota Twins, Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton - a native of Canada nicknamed "Big Maple" - was the target of an American Bald Eagle that may have taken umbrage to a foreigner on the diamond of America's National Pastime.