Ichiro Suzuki, Mariners finalize ‘homecoming’ deal

Ichiro Suzuki is heading back to Seattle, the Mariners confirmed Wednesday. The problem for the 23-year-old player lies in faulty mechanics and a lack of exposure to good MLB curveballs. Not breaking pitches, but curveballs specifically. The weapon of choice in Japan is the split-fingered fastball which is essentially a change-up, albeit one with much […]