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AL West: Mariners send Paxton to 10-day DL

Check out what’s going on in the American League West.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels at Seattle Mariners Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports

James Paxton has been sent to 10-Day DL in one of the worst things that could happen to Seattle. The Mariners’ ace has gone down via a very cringeworthy forearm strain. But before Seattle fans abandon all hope, it appears Paxton’s injury may only cost him a few starts.

However, when your 3-0 starter with a 1.43 ERA and 45 strikeouts goes down, even the slightest silver lining feels tarnished. Evan Marshall has been called up from Triple-A Tacoma to fill the Paxton sized hole in the rotation.

Here’s what else is going on in the American League West: