PEORIA, Ariz. — There was no frustration in Friday’s early morning hours at the Mariners’ spring training complex, only acceptance and sympathy for outfielder Mitch Haniger and latest hindrance from full health.
The Mariners’ best player underwent his second surgery in three weeks, further delaying his return to the field and his 2020 season.
Late Thursday evening, Haniger posted a humorous picture of himself on Instagram in a hospital bed in Los Angeles to announce his latest surgery. The post included an inspirational quote and this caption from Haniger: “F#*% injuries! 2nd surgery today in the last 3 weeks.