Ichiro Suzuki trade http://www.kplu.org en Thanks for the Mariners memories: Ben Gibbard's 'Ichiro's Theme' http://www.kplu.org/post/thanks-mariners-memories-ben-gibbards-ichiros-theme Ben Gibbard, the man behind indie rock darlings <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15163859/death-cab-for-cutie">Death Cab for Cutie</a>, has been <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NRDDHs168ZA">a Seattle Mariners fan since he was five-years-old</a>, and is such an Ichiro Suzuki devotee he wrote a song about the outfielder. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 16:13:17 +0000 Sarah Handel 5748 at http://www.kplu.org Thanks for the Mariners memories: Ben Gibbard's 'Ichiro's Theme' After Ichiro trade, more disappointment for Mariners fans? http://www.kplu.org/post/after-ichiro-trade-more-disappointment-mariners-fans <p>For many Mariners fans, the surprising news of Ichiro Suzuki&#39;s trade to the Yankees is still sinking in. Now comes word that another big name could be leaving the team next week.</p><p>KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel talks about why it wasn&#39;t too hard to say goodbye to Ichiro...and who might be next. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 5730 at http://www.kplu.org After Ichiro trade, more disappointment for Mariners fans?