The Seattle Mariners have a number of exciting prospects in the farm system, and fans can’t wait to see which of them will become future stars. Could some of them be promoted soon?
Obviously, the term “prospect” can get a little broader in definition once players are brought up to the big leagues. In many ways, they remain prospects until they establish themselves on the roster.
Otherwise, a bad week of play could earn the struggling player a trip back to the minors.
As certain members of the 25-man roster struggle, there will be increased attention paid to the performances of key farmhands. Here is a review of how some of the top prospects performed in the second week of the season.