Jan 12, 2012
Rick, Shannon and Matt talk about Tom Wilhelmsen's change from his shaky 1st half to emerging as a reliable reliever to the end of the season. Mariners relief pitcher Tom Wilhelmsen joins the show from the Mariners caravan currently in Walla Walla. He talks about what the program is about and what was the most fun for him in his first Major League season. Starting pitcher Blake Beavan is also on the caravan on the way to the Tri-Cities area talks about what he's been doing this offseason and getting a chance to compete for the rotation in 2012. Former Mariners catcher and MLB TV analyst Dave Valle talks about how important it was to him being on the first Mariners team to have a winning season (1991). He also claims Blake Beavan may have a bigger appetite than he does.