02/15/09 1:35 PM EST
Rowland-Smith won't pitch in Classic
Mariners left-hander decides it's best for him to stay in Spring Training
By Jim Street / MLB.com
Summary:When left-hander Ryan Rowland-Smith hit the sack on Saturday night, he already had decided to pass on the World Baseball Classic and stay with the Mariners so he could concentrate on landing a spot in the starting rotation.