MARINERS MINOR LEAUGE AFFILIATES TEAM RECAPS
AAA Tacoma Rainiers Pacific Coast League
AFFILIATE YEAR: 20th Year STADIUM: Cheney Stadium MANAGER: Roy Howell (1st year) PITCHING COACH: Jaime Navarro COACH: Cory Snyder TRAINERS: Tom Newberg PERFORMANCE COACH: Gabe Bourland
Tacoma at Salt Lake
| PROBABLE STARTER
Sacarmento 3 runs, 11 hits, 1 error Tacoma 4 runs, 7 hits, 0 errors
The Rainies scored 2 runs in the bottom of the 9th inning on a RBI single by LF
and a 1-out walkoff sacrifice fly by 1B
at Tacoma came-from-behind to defeat Sacramento 4-3 on Monday afternoon. All 4 of the Rainiers runs came with 2 outs. CF
(2x3, R, BB) and SS
(2x4, 2 R) each led the team with 2 hits, while
(1x4, RBI), DH
(1x3, R, HR, 2 RBI) and 2B
(1x3) each recorded 1 of the Rainiers 7 hits.
hit his 16th home run of the season with a 2-out, 2-run blast in the 7th inning. Starter
(6.0,9,3,3,0,1) allowed 3 runs on 9 hits in 6.0 innings, but did not factor into the decision. LH
(2.0,2,0,0,0,3) struck out 3 in 2.0 scoreless innings, while RH Toddy Coffey earned his 4th win of the season with a 1-2-3 9th inning.
is batting .396 (36x91) with 17 runs scored, 8 doubles, 8 home runs, 32 RBI and 6 walks in 24 games in July. C
has hit safely in 13 of 16 games he has appeared in July, batting .370 (20x54) with 6 runs scored, 7 doubles, 1 home run, 6 RBI and 1 walk. INF
is batting .357 (10x28) with 5 runs scored, 2 doubles, 5 RBI, 2 walks and 1 stolen base. C
has hit safely in 8 of his last 10 games since July 5, batting .333 (13x39) with 6 runs scored, 2 home runs, 5 RBI, 2 walks and 2 stolen bases. RH
has allowed only 5 earned runs over 29.2 innings with Tacoma this season. Overall he is 1-2 with a 1.52 ERA (5 ER, 29.2 IP) in 10 games/4 starts. Snow has limited opponents to a .209 (23x110) average, while walking 8 and striking out 32. RH
is 4-1 with 5 saves and a 1.12 ERA (3 ER, 24.1 IP) over 24 relief appearances with Tacoma. He has limited opponents to a .176 (15x85) average, while walking 12 and striking out 24. Over his last 15 relief appearances, RH
is 1-0 with a 0.92 ERA (2 ER, 19.2 IP). During this 15-game stretch, since June 6, he has limited opponents to a .203 (14x69) average, while walking 6 and striking out 22.
is 0-1 with a 4.35 ERA (5 ER, 10.1 IP) in 3 rehab starts with Tacoma (5/24 vs. El Paso, 7/22 vs. Las Vegas & 7/27 vs. Sacramento). He also made 1 rehab start with Everett on July 17 vs. Salem-Keizer (2.2,2,2,2,1,2,HR). Paxton left start on April 8 vs. LAA in the sixth inning after allowing three runs in 5.0+ innings to get the win. He was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a with a left latissimus dorsi muscle strain the next day (April 9).
is the 29th manager in Tacoma franchise history. Howell is in his third season coaching in the Mariners organization after two seasons as the hitting coach at Class-A Advanced High Desert. His managerial resume includes 3 seasons at short-season Eugene (2003-05), 3 seasons with San Luis of the California Collegiate League (2007-10) and one season leading the field staff for the Road Warriors of the independent Atlantic League (2011). A former first-round selection by Texas in the 1972 draft, Howell logged time in the PCL as a player with Spokane (1974) and Portland (1985), as well as three seasons as a hitting coach with Portland (2000-02).
, who is entering his 6th season with the Mariners organization, returns to the Rainiers after spending the last 3 seasons as the Mariners bullpen coach.
, who spent the last 3 seasons with Jackson, will serve as hitting coach.
return to Tacoma as part of the training staff, while
will be the team’s performance coach.
AA Jackson Generals Southern League
AFFILIATE YEAR: 8th Year STADIUM: The Ballpark at Jackson MANAGER: James Horner (1st year) PITCHING COACH: Lance Painter COACH: Mike Kinkade TRAINER: B.J. Downie PERFORMANCE COACH: Ryan White
: Jackson at Mobile
| PROBABLE STARTER
Jackson 8 runs, 12 hits, 1 error Mobile 4 runs, 6 hits, 1 error
The Generals scored 3 runs in the 4th inning, 4 runs in the 6th inning and 1 run in the 8th as Jackson defeated Mobile 8-4 on Monday night. C
(3x4, R, RBI, BB) led the team with 3 hits, while 2B
(2x5, R, 2B, 3 RBI) drove in a team-high 3 runs. CF
(2x5, 2 R, 3B, RBI, SB) and 3B
(2x5) each recorded 2 of the Generals 12 hits. 1B
(0x2, R, 3 BB) scored 1 run and walked 3 times in his AA debut. Starter
(6.0,2,2,2,4,3) allowed 3 runs on 2 hits in 6.0 innings to earn his 6th win of the season. RH
(1.0,1,0,0,1,1) and RH
(1.1,1,1,1,0,1) combined to allow 2 runs over the final 3.0 innings in relief. Guaipe recorded his 8th save of the season.
has reached base safely in 17of his last 18 games (hits in 14 G) with 8 multi-hit contests, batting .333 (23x69) with 14 runs scored, 4 doubles, 5 home runs, 8 walks and 1 stolen base.
has recorded at least 1 hit in 21 of 26 games with Jackson, while reaching base safely via a walk or hit in 24 games. Overall with Jackson he is batting .297 (30x101) 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
has hit safely in 11 of his last 12 games, batting .384 (18x47) with 7 runs scored, 5 doubles, 3 triples, 1 home run, 11 RBI and 4 walks. He also has hit safely in 16 of his last 18 games, batting .388 (26x67) with 13 runs scored, 6 doubles, 4 triples, 2 home runs, 16 RBI and 6 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.