Midshipmen’s Log, 6/28/21: ACL Opening Day, Brandon Williamson sparkles, Penn Murfee strong again, Taylor Dollard strong in debut
Some very good pitching headlines this week on the farm
Midshipmen’s Log, 6/21/21: Penn Murfee goes the distance, Alberto Rodríguez rakes, Keegan McGovern walks it off
A good week on the farm as some promotions start to emerge
Midshipmen’s Log, 6/14/21: Noelvi Marte shines, Connor Lien makes game-ending catch, Bobby Honeyman hits first AA homer
More blowout losses than we like to see in a week, honestly
Midshipmen’s Log, 6/7/21: Connor Phillips, Kaden Polcovich, Leon Hunter Jr. all turn in solid performances
But it was a down week overall for the affiliates, sadly
Modesto’s powerhouse rotation keeps cruising, while Everett’s stumbles some
Also: some names you might not have heard before
Midshipmen’s Log, May 17th: Nuts shake up the Quakes, AquaSox hop all over Tri-City, Travelers pluck Cardinals
So much offense. So, so much offense.
Midshipmen’s Log, May 10th: young arms impress, Noelvi Marte debuts stateside, Julio runs, Cade Marlowe rakes
Our Mighty Midshipmen are back, cue the Decemberists
Happy trails, Mariners minor leaguers
In their penultimate games, Jarred Kelenic, Julio Rodriguez, Joe Rizzo, Kyle Lewis etc., etc., play very well.
Midshipman’s Log, August 28th: Sir Ian McKinney dazzles, Nuts bathe in public, and Julio claps his hands
Strong pitching and a dramatic walk-off victory featuring a familiar and delightful face.
Midshipman’s Log, August 24th: Everett walks it off, Noelvi Marte rules the DSL, Jarred Kelenic shines again, Devin Sweet deals, Julioooo
Another good day for the big names on the farm
Midshipman’s Log, August 21st: Julio keeps hitting, Kelenic doubles down, Haniger and Bishop are alive
Good news about the Mariners’ prospect development chased with good news about Mariners’ prospect performance
And a likely promotion to Double-A raises some eyebrows! Big day in the system.
Do we like the nickname "Big Bert" for Logan Gilbert? I think we do.
Midshipman’s Log, August 11th: Kelenic debuts, Julio sprays lasers, and the Rainiers smash the PWR button
One of the more anticipated debuts in minors memory leads a solid slate of performances.
Midshipman’s Log, August 8: Gilbert’s gem; Kelenic, White, Raleigh homer; Julio flashes his tools; Kenny Powers
All the top prospects did top prospect things!
Midshipman’s Log, August 6th: Justus Sheffield cooks up a win; Mariners All-Star selections shine; Ian Miller, Good
terrifying if literal: 2024 Mariners defeat 2024 Padres
after getting scorched in Houston, come sit beneath the shady boughs of the farm
An exciting day of close games on the farm
If you don’t know how Misiewicz is pronounced then this doesn’t make a lick of sense, eh?
Midshipman’s Log, July 28th: a Sweet time in West Virginia, Logan Gilbert impresses, lots of development
The minor leagues are for learning
growing pains, heat stroke, and the eventual heat death of the universe
Midshipman’s Log, July 17th: Julio Rodriguez Delights, Austin Shenton Continues, and Cal Raleigh has Beef
An abbreviated day on the farm, yes, but a productive one with many familiar faces playing well in new places
A frustrating day in the system is balanced by some intrigue
While it was tough day for the system, there was still enough prospects prospecting to keep it interesting
Noelvi Marte and Ian Miller are All-Stars, Damon Casetta-Stubbs dominates, and the Modesto Nuts are on a roll
All-Star Breaks and Futures Games and other fun things afoot
Midshipman’s Log, July 6th: Kyle Lewis, Jarred Kelenic, and Julio Rodriguez hit baseballs, other teams do not
Do you like your teams to hit and throw well? Then this is the place for you.