Art Thiel

Thiel: M’s most valuable deadline acquisition will be new owner

The G-forces in mood swings among Mariners fans at midseason are increasing. You can spot a Mariners fan from distance: Flattened features and peeled-back lips.… Continue reading

Thiel: Baseball spotlight shining brightly on ex-Mariners

Reduced to designated hitter/pinch-hitter only against left-handed pitchers, Alex Rodriguez, 41 next month, was defiant this week in New York talking to reporters who follow… Continue reading

Don’t read too much into Calabro’s move to Portland

Not only did the NBA Finals’ storylines seduce even the crustiest Seattle cynic, who learned to dismiss pro hoops because of the dubious dealings of… Continue reading