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Prospect-Palooza Hitter Heatmap

== Bundling up on prospect stuff ==

You may have noticed that we are letting the daily coverage slip in order to provide more in-depth articles.  693 more words


Mariners Minors Squalls + Rewind 06/27/14: Traffic Jam

== The freeway on-ramp is running out of room ==

With the promotion of D.J. Peterson, the Mariners have moved pretty much all of their advanced hitting prospects to AA or AAA, and it’s going to be hard to get playing time for everyone. 787 more words


Game 51 + Minors Rewind: Still Not Getting Traction

== One step forward, one step back ==

Was it more interesting to have the crushing eight-game losing streak that was on the verge of becoming a nine-game losing streak when the Epic Tide-Turning 11-Pitch At-Bat Home Run took place … 386 more words


Marte & Barbosa: Rising Stars Without All that OPS

== Your lack of faith is disturbing … (no, it’s not, but it’s a good line) ==

Faithful commenter Rick is somewhat skeptical that I keep touting Aaron Barbosa, who doesn’t even bother to hit doubles while at the hitters’ haven that is High Desert. 654 more words


Game 46 + Minors Rewind: My Left Foot

== Col. Saunders called up from the reserves at the right time ==

It was the April of the Pencil.

Michael Saunders played only five complete games out of 25.  601 more words


Mariner Squalls 05/20/14 + Minors Rewind: Jordan Rules?

== News, notes & navigation ==

News: Jordan Pries suddenly is the best pitcher at AAA.  What’s up with that? (Commenter Tacoma Rain asks)

Compass Reading: Well, he is and he isn’t… 955 more words


Game 34 + Minors Rewind: Work of Art

== Iwakuma gets no margin of error, but doesn’t need any ==

Yesterday, we noted how Felix Hernandez‘ “Game Scores” (a Bill James stat) were around 70 or higher for four games and then have been more like 50 or below for the next four. 367 more words