After a rough last few weeks, the Seattle Mariners have slipped from second in the American League West to fourth place, only four games in front of the lowly Houston Astros. Currently, the Mariners stand at 24-33 after a discouraging 10-0 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Sunday afternoon.
Although things seem rather grim in Seattle, the Triple-A Tacoma Rainiers continue their stellar play, led by top prospects Stefen Romero and Brad Miller.
We now take a look at the performances of the Mariners' top prospects, including Romero and Miller, over the last week.
Note: Top Prospects According to MLB.com.
No. 2 prospect SP Danny Hultzen (shoulder injury) will not be included until he's active.
No. 4 prospect SS Nick Franklin will not be included due to his recent promotion to Seattle.
No. 12 prospect 3B/OF Vincent Catricala will not be included after being DFA'd on Sunday.
No. 13 prospect SP Jordan Shipers (Disabled 7-Day) will not be included until he's active.