Chicago White Sox Omar Narvaez connects for a two-run home run against the Baltimore Orioles in the third inning of a baseball game, Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)
Chicago White Sox Omar Narvaez connects for a two-run home run against the Baltimore Orioles in the third inning of a baseball game, Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton) Gail Burton AP
Chicago White Sox Omar Narvaez connects for a two-run home run against the Baltimore Orioles in the third inning of a baseball game, Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton) Gail Burton AP

TJ Cotterill is the Seattle Mariners and MLB writer for The News Tribune. He started covering MLB full-time in 2018, but before that covered Ken Griffey Jr.’s Hall of Fame induction in Cooperstown, the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay and spent seven years writing about high schools, including four as TNT’s prep sports coordinator. Born and raised in Washington.