Mallex Smith Optioned To Club’s Alternate Training Site rotoballer.com Tue 8/18/20 5:44 PM

Seattle Mariners outfielder Mallex Smith has been demoted from the Major League roster amidst his slow start to the 2020 season. Just a year removed from leading the Majors in stolen bases (46), Smith has swiped just two bags in his first 14 games, having produced a lacking .133/.170/.178 slash line. The move presumably paves the way for Dee Gordon or Tim Lopes to see more at-bats, although Seattles fluctuating lineups make it uncertain which way manager Scott Servais could be leaning. Even ...