WALLA WALLA, Wash. -- The annual Seattle Mariners Caravan makes a stop this Wednesday, Jan. 13, in Sherwood Center on the Whitman College campus.

The session, slated for 4:30 to 6 p.m., is open to the public and features complimentary autograph and photo opportunities.

  Garrett Olson
  Doug Fister

The event features appearances by pitchers Doug Fister and Garrett Olson, along with broadcaster Dave Sims and the Mariner Moose.

The Caravan, which hits the road today (Monday) with a stop in Wenatchee, Wash., will visit 20 Pacific Northwest communities between now and Jan. 29.

Fister, a 6-foot-8, 200-pound starter, made his Major League debut last August. He tossed 61 innings over the final two months of the season, posting a 3-4 record and 4.13 ERA. He turns 26 early next month.

Olson, a 26-year-old lefty, appeared in 31 games last season for the Mariners, starting 11 and posting a 3-5 record. He made his Major League debut with the Baltimore Orioles in July of 2007.

Click here for more information about the Mariners Caravan.

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CONTACT: Dave Holden
Sports Information Director
Whitman College, Walla Walla, Wash.
509 527-5902; holden@whitman.edu