Happy July, everyone! July is a very special month because it’s my birthday month. It’s basically a month-long celebration, so I hope you enjoy celebrate well. Here are some links to kick off the festivities.
In Mariners News...
- Andrew Moore is scheduled to return on Monday.
- This Fangraphs scouting report has information on Julio Rodriguez, who is expected to sign with the Mariners.
Mariners Minors News...
- The Rainiers lost 7-3, but Tyler O’Neill hit another home run. He’s been heating up recently.
Tyler O'Neill in his last 11 games:— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) July 1, 2017
.333/.480/.769/1.249, 13H, 2 2B, 5HR, 10R, 13RBI, 10BB, HBP, 9K, 2SB. #Rainiers
- The AquaSox lost 5-4, but Greifer Andrade extended his hitting streak to seven games.
Greifer Andrade has hit in 7 straight games.— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) July 1, 2017
7G, 10-26, 2 2B, 1HR, 3R, 6RBI, SF, 6K. #AquaSox
- The Travelers lost 6-4 to San Antonio.
- The LumberKings 6-2, but Brandon Miller had a career high strikeouts in his start.
Great start by Brandon Miller. Final line: 6IP, 6H, 2R, 0BB, 9K, 90-64. The 9 strikeouts are a new career high. #LumberKings— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) July 1, 2017
- Nathan Bannister pitched well, but the Nuts lost 2-1.
Nuts lose 2-1.— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) July 1, 2017
Nathan Bannister 7IP, 4H, 2R, 0BB, 5K
Joey Strain 2IP, 1H, 0R, 0BB, 3K
Arturo Nieto 2-3
Braden Bishop 1-4, RBI
- Chuck Taylor has had an impressive season.
Chuck Taylor's 1st season in the M's organization:— Mariners Minors (@MiLBMariners) July 1, 2017
68G, .305/.391/.473/.864, 80H, 17 2B, 3 3B, 7HR, 42R, 36RBI, 33BB, 50K, 6/6SB. #ARTravs
Around the League...
- Travis Sawchik discusses Joey Gallo and three outcome baseball.
- Blake Parker has been phenomenal for the Angels this season.
- David Price and Dennis Eckersley shared a few words following a 6-3 Red Sox victory.
- The benches cleared between the Dodgers and Padres, and even the managers got involved.
- Jonah Keri argues that limiting young pitchers’ pitch counts doesn't help protect them.
- Here’s a video of Husky guard David Crisp putting in some offseason work.