Jon Talton / Columnist Opening Day 2008: Mariners 5, Rangers 2 Originally published March 31, 2008 at 9:20 pm Share story By Jon Talton Special to The Seattle Times Jon Talton: email@example.com; on Twitter: @jontalton. Jon Talton comments on economic news, issues and trends, with an emphasis on Seattle and the Northwest. View Comments No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ. Powered by Livefyre The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times.