AFFILIATE YEAR: 8th Year STADIUM: Stater Bros Stadium MANAGER: Eddie Menchaca (1st year) PITCHING COACH: Andrew Lorraine COACH: Max Venable TRAINER: Tyler Moos PERFORMANCE COACH: Cory Ritter
High Desert at Modesto
| PROBABLE STARTER:
CAL All-Stars 3 runs, 4 hits, 2 errors CAL All-Stars 2 runs, 7 hits, 2 errors
ALL-STAR GAME RECAP
: The California League All-Stars held a 3-0 lead after 4.0 innings and held on to defeat the Carolina League All-Stars 3-2 on Tuesday night. DH
was the lone Maverick on the California League All-Star team. He started at DH and hit 7th in the lineup, going 0-for-2 in the game.
has hit 13 of his 15 home runs this season in his last 32 games (since 5/11). Peterson has hit safely 15 of his last 17 games, batting .411 (30x73) with 17 runs scored, 9 doubles, 6 home runs, 26 RBI, 7 walks and 2 stolen bases. Since May 8, he is batting .349 (52x149) with 31 runs scored, 15 doubles, 13 home runs, 48 RBI, 13 walks and 4 stolen bases. During this stretch he has raised his season batting average from .267 to .315. OF
has hit safely in 10 of 12 games in June, batting .383 (18x47) with 13 runs scored, 4 doubles, 4 home runs, 7 RBI, 8 walks and 5 stolen bases. OF
has recorded home runs in 3 of each of his last 4 games, batting .421 (8x19) with 9 runs scored, 2 doubles, 1 triple, 3 home runs, 7 RBI and 1 walk. INF
currently has a 4-game hit streak, batting .389 (7x18) with 4 runs scored, 1 home run, 4 RBI, 1 walk and 1 stolen base. OF
is batting .615 (8x13) with 3 runs scored, 1 double, 1 triple, 1 home run and 5 RBI over his last 3 games. C
has hit is his last 4 games, batting .450 (9x20) with 4 runs scored, 3 doubles, 1 home run, 4 RBI and 2 stolen bases.
CALIFORNIA PITCHER OF THE WEEK
was named California League Pitcher of the Week, June 9-15. He is the 6th Mavericks player to receive Player/Pitcher of the Week honor, including the 3rd straight pitcher. Kittredge allowed only 1 hit, while walking 2 and striking out 10 over 6.0 scoreless win in 2 relief outings during the week. Overall this season he is 3-0 with 1 save and a 4.25 ERA (20 ER, 42.1 IP) in 21 relief appearances. He has limited opponents to a .299 (53x177) average, while walking 15 and striking out 49.
: The Mariners California League affiliate, the High Desert Mavericks, will be managed by
, who spent the previous 3 seasons with Clinton. He enters his 6th season in the Mariners organization, including 4 as manager. Menchaca has led his squad to the postseason in each of the last 4 seasons, accumulating a 238-243 (.495) record. Pitching coach
enters his 1st season with High Desert after spending the last 2 seasons with Clinton. Hitting coach
begins his 1st season as coach in the Mariners organization. Venable appeared parts of 12 seasons in the Major Leagues as an outfielder, including stints with the Giants (1979-83), the Expos (1984), the Reds (1985-87), and the Angels (1989-91). Overall he batted .241 (337x1397) with 176 runs scored, 57 doubles, 17 triples, 18 home runs and 128 RBI in 727 career games in the Major Leagues. His son, Will, is currently an outfielder with the San Diego Padres.
begins his 2nd season with Mavericks as trainer and first-year performance coach
round out the Mavericks staff.
AFFILIATE YEAR: 5th Year STADIUM: Ashford Univerisity Field MANAGER: Scott Steinmann (1st year) PITCHING COACH: Cibney Bello COACH: Brent Johnson TRAINER: Geoff Swanson PERFORMANCE COACH: Taylor Nakamura
Clinton at Beloit
| PROBABLE STARTER:
MID West All-Stars 7 runs, 8 hits, 1 error MID East All-Stars 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
ALL-STAR GAME RECAP
: 11 pitchers from the West Division All-Stars, including 2 Clinton chuckers, combined on a 2 hits shutout as the West defeated the East 7-0 on Tuesday night in the Midwest League All-Star game. RH
(1.0,0,0,0,1,1) allowed 1 walk and struck out 1 in a scoreless 4th inning, while RH
(0.2,0,0,0,0,1) struck out 1 of 2 batters faced (recorded the 3rd out in the 3rd out in the 8th and the first out in the 9th. C
(0x1, RBI, BB, SF) was the West All-Star starting catcher and drove in 1 of the team
s 2 runs in the 3rd inning on a sacrifice fly. SS
, who was the West
s starting shortstop, went 0-for-2 batting 7th.
has hit safely in 16 of his last 20 games with 7 multi-hit contests, batting .351 (27x77) with 14 runs scored, 8 doubles, 3 home runs, 7 RBI, 8 walks and 3 stolen bases. Since May 30, OF
has hit safely in 12 of 14 games, batting .375 (21x56) with 12 runs scored, 4 doubles, 2 triple, 5 home runs, 19 RBI, 8 walks and 1 stolen base. INF
has hit safely in 13 of his last 14 games, batting .340 (18x53) with 9 runs scored, 3 doubles, 1 home run, 7 RBI and 3 walks. OF
has recorded at least 1 hit in 4 of his last 5 games, batting .400 (8x20) with 3 runs scored, 1 double, 2 RBI, 2 walks and 5 stolen bases.
returns to lead the LumberKings after a four-year absence from the Midwest League.
Steinmann was Clinton’s manager
in 2009 and led them to a 69-68 record. He was originally assigned to be the hitting coach with short-A Everett, but was promoted to Clinton after Chris Prieto was named the Mariners Quality Control Coach. Pitching Coach
and Hitting Coach
make their MWL coaching debuts after being teammates on the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers squad in 2005. Bello held the same title with AZL Mariners in 2013 and Johnson was the hitting coach in Pulaski.
is the Athletic Trainer coming from Pulaski in 2013 and
is the performance specialist after being with Everett in 2013.