Mariners Insider Blog

Mariners minor league report, April 28, 2013: Abe Almonte hits for the cycle

The  Rainiers bats were hot in Las Vegas. And Michael Saunders had a triple in his rehab outing.

Abe Almonte, who the Mariners acquired from the Yankees for Shawn Kelley, hit for the cycle in Jackson's win 13-1 win.  Chris Harris - the voice of the Generals - writes that Taijuan Walker has shown enough early in the season to deserve a call-up to Triple A Tacoma.

High Desert got beat 17-7 .... their offense in the red zone just wasn't good.

Clinton pounded out 18 hits in a win.