The Seattle Mariners are looking for some kind of jump start or silver lining to build off of what’s been a pretty lean decade. They haven’t made the playoffs since 2001, but they saw teams like the Baltimore Orioles and Oakland A’s make the jump from dweller cellars to contenders. After trading away their most popular player in Ichiro Suzuki and clearing out some other players in the off season the M’s think it’s time for their younger players to step up, produce and lead this team. Guys like Justin Smoak, Dustin Ackley and recent newcomers Michael Morse and Kendry Morales need to give ace pitcher Felix Hernandez some room to work with. So come check out Safeco Field this summer as it is going to be the place to be.