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Rewind: Mariners season-preview chat
Seattle Times baseball writers Geoff Baker and Larry Stone answered questions about the Mariners' pitching rotation, expected starting lineup and more in a live chat on March 29.
Geoff Baker, Mariners beat writer
Geoff Baker has covered the Mariners since September 2006. Prior to that, he covered the Toronto Blue Jays for the Toronto Star since 1998. Baker also worked as an investigative reporter, business writer, crime and legal affairs reporter for The Gazette in Montreal from 1991 to 1998. Baker was born and raised in Montreal and is one of only a handful of Canadian-born writers to cover major league baseball for a major U.S. newspaper. Find him on Twitter: @GBakerMariners
Larry Stone, national baseball writer
Larry Stone joined The Seattle Times in 1996 to cover the Seahawks, and has been national baseball writer since 1997. A graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, Stone has been covering major-league baseball since 1986. He has worked for the Yakima Herald-Republic, Bellevue Journal-American, Santa Rosa Press-Democrat and San Francisco Examiner in addition to the Seattle Times. Find him on Twitter: @StoneLarry