Seattle Sports columnist

Joe Fann

Mariners Julio Rodríguez Ty France...
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Fann: What full-strength Mariners roster could look like for playoff push

The Mariners have made deadline trades and are expecting several key players back from the IL. How good could they look down the stretch?
3 days ago
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Fann: With Julio out, Mariners need slumping players to step up

The Mariners' offense was already struggling before Julio Rodríguez injured his wrist. Joe Fann details the players who now need to step up.
6 days ago
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Fann: Cal Raleigh is coming up huge, but Mariners need better backup

Cal Raleigh has emerged as one of the most valuable players on the Mariners' roster, but has to do both with his production and the drop-off when he isn't playing.
10 days ago
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Fann’s Seahawks Preview: 8 players with uncertain, important upside

The Seahawks' big question is at quarterback, but they need answers at several other positions. Joe Fann looks at eight potential X-factors.
12 days ago
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Fann’s midseason Mariners awards: Seattle’s MVP, Cy Young and more

Before the red-hot Seattle Mariners begin the second half of the season, Joe Fann hands out his 2022 midseason awards, including team MVP.
17 days ago
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Fann: Mariners’ Julio Rodríguez reminds us why we cherish homegrown superstars

Mariners rookie phenom Julio Rodríguez will garner plenty of attention during the MLB All-Star festivities, but he's already grown into a Seattle favorite.
20 days ago
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Fann: Red-hot Mariners’ pitchers — and man behind them — deserve their flowers

The Mariners' run of success owes a lot of credit to the pitching staff, and the pitching staff owes credit to its coach, Pete Woodworth.
24 days ago
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Fann: Mariners are again worthy of your emotional investment

In Joe Fann's debut column for, he shares why this Mariners team has earned buy-in from the Seattle fanbase.
27 days ago