Next game: @ Padres | March 22 | 7:05pm
The Decision: Jon Garland is waiting for an offer. If that offer is not a rotation spot on the Mariners’ 2013 squad, he can choose free agency, thanks to an opt-out clause in his minor league contract. Rumor has it, Seattle isn’t the only club that’s looking for a 33-year-old veteran starter.
Bay back in center: According to Shannon Drayer, Jason Bay will receive another look in center field after his debut last night. The reason? Eric Wedge says he didn’t get a play during his start against the Cubs.
And then there were 34: The Mariners trimmed their roster again yesterday, sending three more players packing. Here’s the updated list so far.
Players reassigned to minor league camp:
Players sent to Triple-A:
Players optioned to Double-A:
Celebrate in style: Kevin Martinez and the Mariners marketing department will ensure that Mariners fans have the best Opening Day celebration possible — even with the team far away in the O.co Coliseum. Not only will Safeco Field be open to the public, but there will be food and drink specials, the opportunity to tour Edgar’s, check out the new ballpark features, and best of all, enjoy the Mariners’ first 2013 game on the big screen. For more details, swing by Mariners.com.