currently has a 16-game hit streak, batting .292 (21x72) with 14 runs scored, 3 doubles, 1 home run, 5 RBI, 2 walks and 7 stolen bases. SS
has hit safely in 12 of his last 14 game with 7 multi-hit efforts, batting .344 (22x64) with 12 runs scored, 4 doubles, 2 triples, 1 home run, 9 RBI, 2 walks and 5 stolen bases. 3B
has reached base safely in each of his last 17 games (hits in 14 G) with 8 multi-hit contests, batting .338 (23x68) with 14 runs scored, 4 doubles, 5 home runs, 8 walks and 1 stolen base.
has recorded at least 1 hit in 21 of 25 games with Jackson, while reaching base safely via a walk or hit in 24 games. Overall with Jackson he is batting .300 (30x100) with 15 runs scored, 6 doubles, 5 home runs, 16 RBI, 10 walks and 1 stolen base. Peterson leads all Mariners farmhands with 23 home runs. INF
currently has an 9-game hit streak, batting .405 (15x37) with 7 runs scored, 5 doubles, 3 triples, 1 home run, 10 RBI and 3 walk. He also has hit safely in 14 of his last 15 games, batting .404 (23x57) with 13 runs scored, 6 doubles, 4 triples, 2 home runs, 15 RBI and 5 walks. Starter
is 2-0 with a 1.86 ERA (6 ER, 29.0 IP) in 5 starts in July. Duing this stretch he has limited opponents to a .178 (18x101) average, while walking 8 and striking out 23.
: After managing High Desert in 2013,
will take over as manager of the Mariners affiliate in the Southern League, the Jackson Generals. Horner enters his 8th season with the Mariners (2005-10, 2013-current), but second as manager since returning to the organization prior to last season. Pitching coach
returns to Jackson after spending the 2013 season with the High Desert Mavericks. Painter enters his 9th season with the Mariners, including his 4th with Jackson (2010-12). Entering his 4th season with the Mariners organization,
will serve as the Generals hitting coach. The rest of his staff will include athletic trainer
and performance coach
A High Desert Maverics California League
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 Rancho Cucamonga
| PROBABLE STARTER:
High Desert 7 runs, 9 hits, 1 error Rancho Cucamonga 4 runs, 7 hits, 1 error
hit 3-run home run with 2 outs in the top of the 10th inning to lead High Desert to a 7-4 win over Rancho Cucamonga on Friday night.
(2x5, R, HR, 3 RBI) recorded his 22nd home run of the season, which is T2nd-most among all Mariners minor league players (also: Jabari Henry). C
(1x5, R, HR, 2 RBI) hit a 2-run home run with 2 outs in the 4th inning, his 12th home run of the season.
(2x5, R, RBI) and DH
(2x5, R, RBI) each recorded 2 of the Mavericks 9 hits. Starter
(5.0,5,3,3,1,5) allowed 3 runs on 5 hits in 5.0 innings, but did not factor into the decision. LH
(1.2,2,1,0,0,0) allowed an unearned run in the bottom of the 6th inning to tie the game 4-4, while RH
(3.1,0,0,0,0,7) earned his 5th win High Desert (6th overall) after striking out 7 in 3.1 perfect innings.
currently has a 16-game hit streak, batting .485 (33x68) with 20 runs scored, 8 doubles, 8 home runs, 24 RBI and 4 walks.
has also hit safely in 23 of his last 25 games, batting .447 (46x103) with 26 runs scored, 11 doubles, 10 home runs, 29 RBI, 8 walks and 1 stolen base. OF
has reached base safely via a hit or walk in 16 of his last 17 games (w/hits in 13 games), batting .348 (24x69) with 15 runs scored, 6 doubles, 7 home runs, 21 RBI and 11 walks. He has also hit safely 17 of his last 23 games with 10 multi-hit efforts, batting .359 (33x92) with 19 runs scored, 9 doubles, 8 home runs, 26 RBI and 14 walks. OF
has hit safely in each of his last 14 games, batting .375 (22x59) with 14 runs scored, 5 doubles, 3 home runs, 10 RBI and 3 walks (.447/17x38, 10 R, 4 2B, 3 HR, 10 RBI, 2 BB in 8 G since 7/17). SS
has hit safely in 9 of his last 11 games, batting .364 (16x44) with 12 runs scored, 5 doubles, 1 home runs, 5 RBI and 5 walks. C
is batting .467 (7x15) with 4 runs scored, 1 double, 2 home runs and 5 RBI during his current 3-game hit streak. RH
struck out a career-high 7 batters in 3.1 perfect innings on July 25 at Rancho Cucamonga. He is averaging 12.60 strikeouts per 9.0 innings over 30 relief appearances with High Desert (84 SO/60.0 IP). Ovearall this season he has struck out a career-high 89 batters in 67.0 innings combined between High Desert (84), Jackson (3) and Everett (2) in 34 appearances. He currently ranks 3rd among all Mariners minor league pitchers in strikeouts. Also among all minor league pitchers with at least 60.0 innings, he ranks 2nd with 11.96 strikeouts per 9.0 innings.
CALIFORNIA LEAGUE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
was named California League Player of the Week, July 14-20. He hit safely in all 6 game he appeared during the week with 4 multi-hit efforts, batting .417 (10x24) with 8 runs scored, 1 double, 4 RBI, 11 RBI and 4 walks. Lara leads active Cal Leaguers with a .345 average through 97 games and ranks third with a .978 OPS.
: 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.