Mariners Midseason Report: Taijuan Walker Continues Hard Charge
Best Player: It’s been a rough go for two-thirds of the Mariners’ vaunted “Big Three” pitching prospects. Danny Hultzen battled a rotator cuff strain, and James Paxton has been inconsistent [...]
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Mariners Can’t Rule Out Walker
Taijuan Walker spent the 2012 season as one of the youngest players in Double-A. That's what happens when you possess a 98 mph fastball, have serious athletic skills and scouts put you on their "best of" lists.