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Brandon Gustafson

Jerry Dipoto Show: Chris Flexen’s importance to Mariners, Kyle Seager’s option

During his weekly visit with 710 ESPN Seattle, Jerry Dipoto shared what Chris Flexen and Kyle Seager have meant to the Mariners in 2021.
3 days ago
Seahawks Pete Carroll...
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Salk: Why has Pete Carroll’s reaction to Seahawks’ start been out of character?

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll's level of candor this week has surprised Mike Salk, particularly direct comments about his QB and a seeming lack of patience.
3 days ago
Seahawks Jamal Adams...
Brent Stecker

Matt Hasselbeck Show: Risk-reward of Seahawks’ defensive style, what Pete Carroll’s really like

Matt Hasselbeck relayed insight on the style of defense the Seahawks play and how Pete Carroll coaches on his weekly 710 ESPN Seattle show.
3 days ago
Seahawks Pete Carroll Ken Norton...
Brent Stecker

Is Seahawks’ Pete Carroll showing a different, less patient side?

"Pete Carroll did not display his usual level of patience," 710 ESPN Seattle's Mike Salk said of the Seahawks coach after Sunday's loss.
4 days ago
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Mike’s Travelogue: Go Above and Bay-ond

SPONSORED POST – “Ork,” says the giant beast. “Ork, ork, ork” choruses the 800 some odd thousand pounds of sea lion friends sharing Pier 39. They are busy lounging on the docks, occasionally pushing each other into the water, and finding a snack now and again. I’ve spent more time than I care to admit […]
5 days ago
Mariners Jarred Kelenic...
Brent Stecker

Salk: Mariners CF Jarred Kelenic’s September is what it looks like ‘when he truly arrives’

Jarred Kelenic was the star of the Mariners' weekend series win over the Royals, and his September has been what M's fans have been waiting for.
6 days ago
Seahawks Titans...
Brandon Gustafson

Pete Carroll Show: Too many fixable miscues sink Seahawks vs Titans

The Seahawks let a win slip through their fingers against the Titans. The head coach broke down what went wrong on The Pete Carroll Show.
6 days ago
Mariners Max Scherzer...
Brandon Gustafson

ESPN’s Jeff Passan: ‘No better guy’ for Mariners to build around than Max Scherzer

Jeff Passan thinks the Mariners should "shoot for the moon" this offseason and target three-time Cy Young winner Max Scherzer in free agency
7 days ago
Mariners Jarred Kelenic...
Brandon Gustafson

Mariners’ Jerry Dipoto: How Jarred Kelenic’s been pitched, who Julio Rodríguez compares to

On 710 ESPN Seattle's weekly Jerry Dipoto Show, the Mariners GM talked about Jarred Kelenic, Julio Rodríguez, and the Red Sox series.
10 days ago
Seahawks Russell Wilson...
Brent Stecker

Matt Hasselbeck Show: What changed with Seahawks’ offense for Russell Wilson

On the debut edition of 710 ESPN Seattle's Matt Hasselbeck Show, the Seahawks legend had thoughts to share on Russell Wilson in Week 1 and Pete Carroll.
10 days ago
Seahawks DE Benson Mayowa...
Brandon Gustafson

Pete Carroll Show: Seahawks’ DL shines, injury updates, rookie flashes

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll joined The Mike Salk Show to break down what stood out from Seattle's big Week 1 win over the Indianapolis Colts.
13 days ago
Mariners Jerry Dipoto...
Brandon Gustafson

Mariners’ Jerry Dipoto: ‘Appropriate time’ to spend is ‘closer than it’s ever been’

Jerry Dipoto has a new contract from the Mariners and he told Mike Salk that he feels the team is close to spending in free agency.
15 days ago
Mariners OF Jarred Kelenic...
Brandon Gustafson

Mariners’ Jerry Dipoto: Potential call-up for bullpen, value of Jarred Kelenic in playoff race

During The Jerry Dipoto Show, the Mariners GM discussed a lot of aspects of his team's play and named a prospect who could debut soon.
17 days ago
Mariners Scott Servais J.P. Crawford...
Mike Salk

Salk: The 5 reasons Mariners’ Scott Servais has been AL’s best manager

Scott Servais deserves credit for what the Mariners have done this season, writes Mike Salk, who explains why he should be AL Manager of the Year.
1 month ago
Mariners Julio Rodríguez...
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Salk: Mariners have Baseball America’s top system, but how do they capitalize?

Baseball America's latest farm systems rankings feature the Mariners at No. 1. What does it mean? Mike Salk explains and maps out how Seattle must take advantage.
1 month ago
Seahawks Russell Wilson...
Mike Salk

Salk: Big difference for Seahawks is that now, the offense is the show

Offense has been the focus before at Seahawks training camp, but nothing like it is now, with Russell Wilson allowed more control and a bevy of weapons at his disposal.
2 months ago
Mariners Abraham Toro...
Mike Salk

Salk: Mariners’ trades were no betrayal — they’ve clearly improved with moves

Emotions ran high during the Mariners' trade deadline week, but after doing some digging and seeing how Seattle's additions have played, Mike Salk is fired up about what the M's accomplished.
2 months ago
Seahawks Russell Wilson Pete Carroll...
Mike Salk

Salk: The top 5 Seahawks storylines as training camp begins

With Seahawks training camp upon us, Mike Salk shares what he thinks will be the biggest stories about the team to follow this season.
2 months ago
Seattle Kraken Mark Giordano...
Mike Salk

Seattle Kraken expansion draft: Salk’s dream team from available players

The Seattle Kraken team takes shape with Wednesday's expansion draft. Mike Salk shares his list of 12 players he hopes Seattle selects.
2 months ago
Mariners J.P. Crawford...
Mike Salk

Salk’s Mariners Observations: What they need to do, and what’s working

The Mariners showed a lot in their last week before the All-Star break. Mike Salk goes through the good and the bad in some M's observations.
2 months ago
Mariners Twins Nelson Cruz...
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Salk: 4 trade targets Mariners could pursue to improve playoff hopes

What should the Mariners do at the July 30 MLB trade deadline? Mike Salk breaks down four players they could go after, with help from Jon Morosi on what it would take to get them.
3 months ago
Mariners Mitch Haniger...
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Salk: As Mariners decide if their window is opening, they must remember the goal

The Mariners are reaching a point where they must figure out when and how to transition from full-time development mode to going for it.
3 months ago
Seahawks Jamal Adams...
Mike Salk

Salk: Seahawks-Jamal Adams extension is inevitable, and most importantly necessary

While there's no new deal yet between Jamal Adams and the Seahawks, there's no way a deal won't get done, says 710 ESPN Seattle's Mike Salk.
3 months ago
Seattle Kraken Ron Francis...
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Salk: What kind of player should be Seattle Kraken’s first NHL Draft pick?

The Seattle Kraken found out Wednesday they will pick second overall in the first round of the NHL Draft. Who should they build around?
4 months ago