Carl Blake Willis
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 210 lb.
Born: December 28, 1960 in Danville, VA
High School: Piedmont Academy (Providence, VA) School: University of North Carolina at Wilmington (Wilmington, NC) by the Drafted Detroit Tigers in the 23rd round of the 1983 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: June 9, 1984 (Age 23.164)
vs. BAL 2.1 IP, 1 H, 0 SO, 1 BB, 0 ER Exceeded rookie limits during 1986 season Rookie Status: [*]
Teams (by GP): Twins/Reds/Tigers/WhiteSox 1984-1995 Final Game: May 3, 1995 (Age 34.126)
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News -- April 2014
4/25 SoDo Mojo: Seattle Mariners Friday: Top 5 at 5: It's another Friday and our second installment of Top 5 @ 5 is here at Sodo Mojo. The Mariners are hosting the red-hot Texas ... News -- March 2014
3/5 SoDo Mojo: Mariners Gameday Preview vs Indians:
Today the Mariners are 6-1. That's pretty cool, but it's also Spring Training which makes it less cool. They ... News -- November 2013
11/25 SoDo Mojo: Overhaul: Welcome the New Seattle Mariners Coaching Staff: Finally! It has been almost three weeks since Lloyd McClendon was named the new manager for the Seattle Mariners. And today, just ...
11/22 SoDo Mojo: Carl Willis, Others, Out As Mariners Coaches: The Seattle Mariners continued to remove all evidence of a Eric Wedge-influenced tenure as the team informed pitching coach Carl ...
11/21 On-Base Talk: MLB News: Phillies to Hire Bob McClure as Pitching Coach: According to Jim Salisbury of CSN Philadelphia, the Phillies are going to announce that Bob McClure will be taking over as the ... News -- October 2013
10/22 Birds Watcher: Orioles’ to launch pitching coach search with two interviews: Cleaning out the notebook while getting ready for the World Series. The Baltimore Orioles’ announcement last week that pitching ...
10/22 SoDo Mojo: Tim Lincecum Playing In M’s Favor: Right now the Mariners arguably have one of the best 1-2 punch pitching rotations with King Felix Hernandez and Hisashi ...
10/21 SoDo Mojo: Orioles to Interview Mariners Pitching Coach Carl Willis: The Baltimore Orioles received permission to interview current Seattle Mariners pitching coach Carl Willis for their vacant pitching ...
10/21 Kevin Slowey Was Framed: Minnesota Twins Offseason Extravaganza: 1993: State of the Team 1993 Record: 71-91, 5th in the AL West1993 Overview: Extremely disappointing, the beginning of the ...
10/6 SoDo Mojo: When Will James Paxton Arrive?: Now that the Mariners season is over and gone it is time to figure out what comes next for 2014. Most posts here at Sodo ... News -- September 2013
9/18 The Daily Fungo: Sept. 18, 1984: Tigers Clinch American League East Title: On this date in 1984, the Tigers clinched the American League East title, beating the Brewers 3-0. Randy O’Neal pitched ... News -- August 2013
8/25 mlbreports.com: The Seattle Mariners Payroll In 2014, Organizational Affiliates, Prospects, Depth Charts, (MLB + MiLB): By Chuck Booth (Lead Baseball Analyst/Website Owner): and welcome Jeff Kleiner (Salary, Roster and Depth Chart Expert for the ...
8/13 North and South of Royal Brougham: Mariners Mini Morsels: August 13: From Mike Curto’s blog: A quick note on a guy who deserves one: Nate Tenbrink is (not literally) on fire right now. He ... News -- March 2013
3/13 MLBTradeRumors: West Notes: Dodgers, Mariners, Bonderman, Giants: Here's a look at items out of the Western divisions..
The Dodgers look great on paper, but Danny Knobler of CBSSports.com ... News -- December 2012
12/28 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Today in Tribe History: December 28, 1960: Compiled by Jason Kaminski Former Cleveland Indians pitching coach Carl Willis was born on this date in Danville, Virginia. Willis ... News -- October 2012
10/23 Puckett's Pond: Midday Memories: Twins 1991 World Series Game 4: The 1991 World Series was named the #1 Fall Classic of all time by ESPN. Relive the memories this postseason by celebrating the ... News -- January 2012
1/15 Baseball Musings: Trading Montero: Chad Jennings writes on why the Yankees were willing to take the risk of trading Jesus Montero‘s bat: The Yankees believe ... News -- October 2011
10/12 The Writer's Journey: Fun Cards: 1985 Topps Traded Carl Willis: The current pitching coach for the Seattle Mariners, Carl Willis‘ best major league seasons came with the Minnesota Twins ... News -- September 2011
9/3 SoDo Mojo: Michael Pineda Countdown: Two Starts Left: AP Photo/Ben Margot Michael Pineda has two more starts left this season. According to Carl Willis, those last starts ...