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Here’s how the Mariners’ farm system performed Saturday:

Tacoma Rainiers (AAA)– Pacific Coast League

No. 1 Justus Sheffield, LHS
SAT: DNP
2019: 54.1 IP, 52 H, 27 ER, 40 BB, 46 SO, 5.74 ERA

6.7.2019: Hot and cold for Sheffield, and far too much cold. At this point, I wonder if Sheffield doesn’t get skipped in the rotation once or twice if they’re working on some mechanical adjustments, because he’s just not finding a consistent release point. The stuff is fine. He’s missing bats. The changeup isn’t being used a lot but he’s not getting into a lot of changeup counts, either.


No. 8 Shed Long, 2B/3B/OF
SAT: Recalled 5.21.2019
2019: .293/.362/.510, 6-2B, 4-3B, 6 HR, 23 RBI, 16 BB, 35 SO


No. 11 Braden Bishop, CF
SAT: Recalled 6.2.2019
2019: .293/.378/.500, 13-2B, 7 HR, 29 RBI, 21 BB, 38 SO, 2 SB


No. 12 Erik Swanson, RHS
SAT: DNP (IL)
2019: 3 GS, 11 IP, 11 H, 5 R, 4 BB, 14 SO


No. 23 Gerson Bautista, RHR
SAT: Recalled 6.4.2019
2019: 10 IP, 6 H, 4 ER, 4 BB, 15 SO, 3 WP


No. 20 Jake Haberer, RHR
SAT: DNP
2019: 19 G, 25.2 IP, 21 H, 13 BB, 36 SO, 4.81 ERA


No. 24 David McKay, RHR
SAT: DNP
2019: 16 G, 5.18 ERA, 24.1 IP, 18 H, 16 BB, 38 SO


No. 33 Matt Festa, RHR
SAT: Recalled 6.3.2019
2019: 11 G, 4.50 ERA, 14.1 IP, 12 H, 6 BB, 19 SO


No. 37 Tim Lopes, 2B
SAT: 2-5, SO, SB
2019: .318/.369/.493, 12-2B, 3B, 5 HR, 34 RBI, 19 BB, 40 SO, 14 SB


UR Robert Perez, 1B
SAT: DNP
2019: .326/.383/.581, 14-for-43, 3-2B, 3B, 2 HR, 3 BB, 14 SO


MLB Dee Gordon, 2B (rehab)
SAT: 1-5

Gordon is 2-for-9 on rehab and played second base Saturday after DH’ing Friday night.


Arkansas Travelers (AA) — Texas League

No. 3 Justin Dunn, RHS
SAT: DNP
2019: 54 IP, 53 H, 21 ER, 15 BB, 67 SO, 3.50 ERA

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No. 6 Kyle Lewis, OF
SAT: 1-4, BB, 2 SO
2019: .251/.346/.379, 10-2B, 2-3B, 4 HR, 36 RBI, 30 BB, 64 SO, 2 SB


No. 7 Evan White, 1B
SAT: 2-5, HR, 2 RBI, SO
2019: .275/.351/.416, 4-2B, 3B, 5 HR, 15 RBI, 16 BB, 36 SO, SB

White has 17 hits in his last 45 at-bats and he’s starting to get to his power a little bit of late, including homers Friday and Saturday, a double Tuesday and a homer last Sunday.


No. 16 Ricardo Sanchez, LHS
SAT: 5 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 9 SO
2019: 67 IP, 69 H, 26 ER, 17 BB, 63 SO, 3.49 ERA


No. 17 Dom Thompson-Williams, OF
SAT:1-4, 2B, SO
2019: .238/.324/.432, 9-2B, 3-3B, 7 HR, 23 RBI, 21 BB, 52 SO, 10 SB


No. 18 Jake Fraley, OF
SAT: DNP
2019: .332/.399/.551, 14-2B, 2-3B, 9 HR, 42 RBI, 18 BB, 45 SO, 14 SB

Fraley sat out Saturday after he left a game Friday after being injured colliding with an infielder going after a pop flare.


No. 26 Wyatt Mills, RHR
SAT:
DNP
2019:
25 IP, 28 H, 13 ER, 11 BB, 25 SO, 2 SVS


No. 25 Art Warren, RHP
SAT: 1 IP, 0 H, 2 SO
2019: 1-0, 5 SV, 0.93 ERA, 9.2 IP, 6 H, 3 BB, 12 SO


No. 29 Darren McCaughan, RHS
SAT: DNP
2019: 11 GS, 2.88 ERA, 65.2 IP, 64 H, 5 BB, 56 SO


UR Sam Delaplane, RHR
SAT: 2 IP, BB, 5 SO
2019: 22 G, 33.2 IP, 22 H, 15 BB, 67 SO, 2 SVS


Modesto Nuts (A+) — California League

No. 2 — Jarred Kelenic, OF
SAT: DNP
2019: .316/.398/.595, 15-2B, 3-3B, 13 HR, 34 RBI, 27 BB, 50 SO, 10 SB

Kelenic sat out again Saturday after the wrist injury.


No. 5 Logan Gilbert, RHS
SAT: DNP
2019: 53.2 IP, 37 H, 12 ER, 12 BB, 76 SO, 2.01 ERA


No. 9 Cal Raleigh, C
SAT: 1-4, 2 SO
2019: .224/.295/.400, 15-2B, 7 HR, 32 RBI, 20 BB, 50 SO


No. 15 Ljay Newsome, RHS
SAT: DNP
2019: 13 GS, 72 IP, 75 H, 28 ER, 9 BB, 94 SO, 3.50 ERA


No. 21 Joey Gerber, RHP
SAT: DNP
2019: 19 G, 21 IP, 15 H, 8 ER, 8 BB, 32 SO

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No. 27 Luis Liberato, CF
SAT: DNP (IL)
2019: .288/.363/.444, 5-2B, 7 HR, 29 RBI, 20 BB, 41 SO, 4 SB


No. 36 Joe Rizzo, 3B
SAT: 2-3, 2B, 2BB
2019: .290/.358/.407, 14-2B, 2-3B, 3 HR, 24 RBI, 24 BB, 44 SO


No. 40 Connor Kopach, 2B/SS/CF
SAT: 1-4, 2 SO
2019: .279/.358/.416, 8-2B, 3-3B, 4 HR, 21 BB, 54 SO, 13 SB


UR J.T. Salter, RHR
SAT: 1.1 IP, BB
2019: 8 G, 11 IP, 7 H, 8 BB, 15 SO


West Virginia Power (A) — South Atlantic League

No. 4 — Julio Rodriguez, OF
SAT: (IL, wrist)
2019: .355/.429/.452, 3-2B, 3 RBI, 4 BB, 5 SO


No. 15 Damon Casetta-Stubbs, RHS
SAT: DNP
2019: 37.2 IP, 52 H, 30 ER, 11 BB, 30 SO, 8.22 ERA


No. 22 Ryne Inman, RHS
SAT: DNP
2019: 12 GS, 57 IP, 48 H, 28 ER, 23 BB, 69 SO, 4.42 ERA


No. 31 Nolan Hoffman, RHR
SAT: DNP (IL)
2019: 9 G, 1.08 ERA, 4 SVS, 8.1 IP, 4 H, 4 BB, 7 SO


No. 34 Joseph Rosa, 2B
SAT: 0-4, 2 SO
2019: .258/.372/.352, 8-2B, 3B, 2 HR, 26 BB, 43 SO, 5 SB


No. 35 Dean Nevarez, C
SAT: DNP
2019: .195/.275/.439, 5-2B, 5 HR, 16 RBI, 8 BB, 31 SO


No. 38 Elias Espino, RHR
SAT: DNP
2019: 8 G, 5.82 ERA, 17 IP, 15 H, 13 BB, 24 SO


UR Deivy Florido, RHS
SAT: 4 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 2 SO
2019: 6 G, 3 GS, 23.1 IP, 26 H, 9 ER, 4 BB, 19 SO


DSL Mariners (R)

No. 10 Noelvi Marte, SS
SAT: DNP
2019: .375/.385/.625, 2B, 3B, HR, 5 RBI, BB, 5 SO, 2 SB

Marte has a hit in all six games so far in 2019 and while hitting streaks in and of themselves aren’t a sign of much, there is something to be said for consistently putting forth good plate appearances, and hitting streaks can often be a sign of that.

Marte will not be 18 until October, so like with Julio Rodriguez last year, Marte is on pace to hit the states for full-season ball in 2020.

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