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Mariners 2009 Spring Training media credentials

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It is time to switch gears and start thinking about Spring Training. With pitchers and catchers reporting on February 13, less than a month away, we are focusing our attention on preparations.

To help in our organizational process, as early as possible we would like to get a list from the Sports Editors/Directors faxed to us on letterhead, the names of individuals that will needing "Season Spring Training" credentials.

It is time to switch gears and start thinking about Spring Training. With pitchers and catchers reporting on February 13, less than a month away, we are focusing our attention on preparations.

To help in our organizational process, as early as possible we would like to get a list from the Sports Editors/Directors faxed to us on letterhead, the names of individuals that will needing "Season Spring Training" credentials.

All daily credentials will need to be applied on-line at https://credentials.mlb.com. You will need your assigned affiliate identification number and password to apply for credentials. All requests must be received AT LEAST TWO DAYS in advance of the game you wish to cover. If you have never applied for credentials on-line please contact Kelly Munro at kmunro@mariners.com to receive an affiliate identification number.

The Mariners Baseball Information Department will be departing for Peoria Monday, February 9, before that date all faxes can be sent to (206) 346-4400. After February 9, they can be faxed directly to our offices in Peoria at (623) 776-4829.

Beginning, Wednesday, Feb. 11 all credentials can be picked up at the Peoria Sports Complex.

DATES OF NOTE:
Major League pitchers and catchers report: Friday, February 13
Major League pitchers and catchers first workout: Saturday, February 14
Major League position players report: Tuesday, February 17
Major League position players first workout: Wednesday, February 18
PHOTO DAY (By appointment only): at the Peoria Sports Complex (7:00 a.m.) -- Friday,
February 20 - Space MUST be arranged in advance with Kelly Munro, Baseball Info Coordinator.

As always, if you have further questions or need additional information please do not hesitate to contact our office at (206) 346-4000.