Sunshine on a Sonny Gray

MLB: New York Yankees at Oakland Athletics

Could Sonny Gray go from the Bay to the Sound?

With just one week remaining until the Trade Deadline, reports surfaced via MLB dot com’s Mark Feinsand that the Seattle Mariners have entered the list of potential suitors for Oakland A’s ace, Sonny Gray. After dealing for Marlins’ reliever David Phelps and former first-round pick, LHP Marco Gonzales of the Cardinals in the last week, Dipoto appears ready to add talent to a roster that he clearly believes can contend over the next year and a half. So, without further ado, let’s dive a little deeper into these recent rumors and what they mean for the club going forward. Continue reading →

Hawk Mock: Round-by-Round Draft Targets

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With just three days remaining before the NFL Draft officially commences, the Seattle Seahawks are in a good position to add significant depth for the upcoming season. Rumors are swirling for just about every team in the league, but for now we’ll break down five of the potential ‘Hawks¬†targets in each round, including UDFA. Continue reading →

Hawk Mock: Still-Too-Early Edition

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2016 third-rounder CJ Prosise has already made a big impact for Seattle. Who’ll be next in 2017?

Did you forget about me? It’s completely understandable if you did! It turns out not writing causes just as much anxiety as actually writing, so 15 Xanax and four shotgunned Mountain Dews later, I am here and¬†ready to finally start getting back into the swing of things at The Armchair Times.

I spent a good deal of time and energy last year into researching and prognosticating on who the Seattle Seahawks would be targeting for their 2016 draft class and I’m happy to report that this year, I’ll be doing the same. In my last article that came out immediately after the draft, I listed a handful of interesting prospects in the 2017 class. Now, with the college football season in full swing and a bevy of Seahawks scouting intel, here is a much more narrowed focus idea of players the ‘Hawks may have high on their draft board. Seeing how Seattle likes to load up on picks via trade and it’s unclear exactly where their selections could end up being, I’ve broken down prospects who I believe could fit by round. Enjoy! Continue reading →