ANAHEIM, Calif. — For much of the last decade, the All-Star break was a needed respite from the losing and the frustration of an already lost baseball season for the Mariners.
But this year, it’s different for fans. The break is taking too long. The Mariners can’t get back to playing baseball soon enough. Seattle opens a three-game series with the Angels tonight in Anaheim.
Why the impatience?
Well, they are winning. They are relevant. They have legitimate postseason aspirations.…