Mariners Spring Training Update – Day 6

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 / 40 Days ‘til Opening Day (April 6 vs. Los Angeles Angels)

First Full Squad Workout:
The Mariners full squad took the field for workouts today and it gave fans a little bit of everything; hitting, pitching, fielding and the opportunity to meet some of their favorite stars.

The Mariners stretch on the field as the first day of workouts begins.

The Mariners stretch on the field as the first day of workouts begins.

Endy Chavez and Franklin Gutierrez share a laugh before heading to the outfield.

Endy Chavez and Franklin Gutierrez share a laugh before heading to the outfield.

Pitchers wait to take the field for PFP.

Pitchers wait to take the field for PFP.

First Workout Video:
They say pictures are worth a thousand words, we’ll stop typing so you can enjoy the following videos of today’s workout.

 

Boomstick Meets With Media:
After the workout, Nelson Cruz met with members of the media in the interview room to discuss his arrival at Spring Training and adjusting to his new surroundings.

Nelson Cruz chats with the media in Arizona.

Nelson Cruz chats with the media in Arizona.

MLB Players Association Meeting:
After today’s workout, the Major League Players Association met with the Mariners to talk about any questions they might have had.

Hall of Famer Dave Winfield spent some time with the Mariners.

Hall of Famer Dave Winfield spent some time with the Mariners.

MLBPA Executive Director Meets With Seattle Media:
After the Players Association meeting with the players, Tony Clark, the MLBPA Executive Director, met with members of the Seattle media. He spoke about pace of game, the collective bargaining agreement and the process that goes into that.

Tony Clark met with members of the Seattle media.

Tony Clark met with members of the Seattle media.

Cactus League Lunch:
The annual Cactus League Luncheon and Press Conference took place today at the newly renovated Peoria Sports Complex, which is home to the Seattle Mariners. Hall of Fame players, elected officials and MLB and spring training staff were present for the induction of Cactus League Hall of Famers.

Mariners President Kevin Mather spoke at the Cactus League Lunch.

Mariners President Kevin Mather spoke at the Cactus League Lunch.

New Balance In Camp:
New Balance was in camp today to drop off some of their products for the players that wear their brand and also spent time with the players showing them some of the products that are still in development.

Charlie Furbush is a New Balance guy.

Charlie Furbush is a New Balance guy.

Tweet of the Day:

1 Comment

Wow Saunders already hurt and will miss 1st half with Toronto. And Z got ripped bad for this trade, and Toronto is paying a large portion of Happs contract

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