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Mariners minor league report, May 1, 2013: Jimmy Gilheeney looks sharp in Triple A debut

Lefty Jimmy Gilheeney made his Triple A debut and was outstanding. He pitched 6 2/3 shutout innings giving up four hits with a walk and nine strikeouts in the Rainiers win. Nick Franklin went 3-for-3 with a walk so he is now batting  .410 (25x61) with 16 runs scored, 4 doubles, 3 home runs, 14 RBI, 4 stolen bases and 16 walks. Carlos Triunfel had a two-run single off of Tyson Ross - a legit big league pitcher. Carlos Peguero also had a 10-pitch walk against Ross.

Class A High Desert lost to last place Lake Elsinore