Tag Archives: Justin Smoak

Monday Mailbag – Featuring Prince Fielder in a Suitcase

Like most weeks of the season, this last week in baseball was a strange one. This is a good thing, because it gives us something to write about. For instance, the Mariners beat the Rangers 21-8. You read that right, … Continue reading

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First Ever Mailbag!

Welcome to the first ever Outside is Overrated Mailbag. I’ve always wanted to do a mailbag because responding to other people’s questions is a lot easier than coming up with my own material. Unfortunately, none of you ever email me, … Continue reading

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Dear Justin

Justin, I want you to know that it’s not you, it’s me. Whenever people say, “it’s not you, it’s me” they’re really saying that it is you. And in this case, it actually is you. Sorry for lying to you … Continue reading

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Help Us Smoak, Ackley, Montero and Saunders. You’re Our Only Hope.

Last year’s Seattle Mariners team was forgettable. Or at least it’s a team that I want to forget. Milton Bradley, Ryan Langerhans and Jack Cust were starters on the Mariners 2011 Opening Day roster. Milton Bradley! It really isn’t a … Continue reading

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Movies and Mariners

I have a couple shelves full of movies that I never watch. I’m not one to buy movies. I have to really like a movie before I make the decision to buy it. However, after buying a movie, I usually … Continue reading

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A Few Words on Smoak’s Unluckiness

Justin Smoak’s slash line for 2011 is currently .220/.317/.387. In other words, bad. After a promising start to the season, Smoak has struggled recently and now finds himself on the disabled list. The Mariners hoped to see improvement from him … Continue reading

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Pressing the Panic Button on the 2011 Mariners

Okay, so it’s safe to say that the Mariners aren’t trying to win this year. There was some hope that everything would fall just right and they’d make a run at the division. We all knew it wasn’t likely though. … Continue reading

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