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Kelenic and White Go Yard as Rainiers Take Third Straight against Sacramento

Tacoma homers for 20th consecutive game; Raleigh extends career-long hitting streak with double
June 15, 2021

TACOMA, WA – Designated hitter Evan White gave Tacoma a go-ahead two-run home run in the 6th inning, and left fielder Jarred Kelenic added an insurance run with a 7th inning solo blast, as the Rainiers claimed their third straight victory over the Sacramento River Cats on Monday at Cheney

State of the System: Seattle Mariners

Kelenic, Gilbert on cusp of pushing rebuild to another level
November 9, 2020

Starting in October and running through the end of the year,'s State of the System series will evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of each Major League organization, highlights prospects who've made the biggest strides in 2020 and offers a peek at 2021.

White tees off for first time with Mariners

No. 55 overall prospect clubbed 32 dingers in the Minor Leagues
July 27, 2020

Evan White found his power stroke in the Texas League last season, and the 24-year-old flexed it in the Major Leagues on Monday. The Mariners No. 4 prospect clubbed his first big league dinger -- a two-run blast that traveled an estimated 418 feet off righty Josh James in the

Cream of the crop opening 2020 in the Majors

Best Minors has to offer ready to take their shots in the bigs
July 23, 2020

The kids are all grown up. Some of the best and brightest prospects baseball has to offer have found their way onto Major League rosters for the opening of the 2020 season. In a sport in which players are conditioned to pace themselves for a six-month marathon, the 60-game schedule

Prospects in the Mariners' 2020 player pool

Reloaded system has Seattle excited, ready for this year and beyond
July 8, 2020

As part of the new rules for the 2020 Major League season, each of the 30 organizations will maintain a 60-man player pool for the duration of the campaign. Some members of the player pool will feature on the active Major League roster while others will work out at an

Toolshed dream lineup: Ages 24 and up

Murphy, McKay, Kopech bring star power to older prospect group
April 28, 2020

There may be no Minor League Baseball games yet, but that's not going to stop us from dreaming about lineups.Toolshed has crafted the best possible prospect lineups, sorted by age. To date, the series has focused on teenagers, 20-year-olds, 21-year-olds, 22-year-olds and 23-year-olds. This time, we turn our attention to prospects who will be 24

Kelenic, Rodriguez lead M's into new era

Outfielders dazzle in breakout seasons; Gilbert shines on hill
December 9, 2019

Each offseason, goes position by position across each system and honors the players -- regardless of age or prospect status -- who had the best seasons in their organization. Click here to locate your favorite club.After a scorching start to the 2019 season at the big league level, the Mariners

Mariners sign White to six-year deal

No. 58 overall prospect inking contract with three team options
November 22, 2019

The Mariners are locking down their first baseman of the future -- and potentially making him their first baseman of the present in the process.No. 58 overall prospectEvan White is expected to sign a six-year, $24 million contract with the Mariners, according to's Jim Callis. The deal would also

Travs Blast Three Homers To Force Game 5

Bullpen follows Newsome's stellar start with 3.1 scoreless innings
September 8, 2019

Tulsa, OK-The Arkansas Travelers hit four home runs and forced a decisive fifth game in the North Division series with a 4-1 win over the Tulsa Drillers on Saturday night. Logan Taylor, Kyle Lewis and Evan White all homered in the victory with Lewis shot leading off the seventh giving

Lewis' heroics help keep Travelers alive

Mariners No. 10 prospect hits decisive homer to extend series
September 7, 2019

With Arkansas' season hanging in the balance, Kyle Lewis helped extend it with one swing of the bat.The 10th-ranked Mariners prospect hit a go-ahead solo homer and singled as the Travelers forced a decisive fifth game in the Texas League semifinals with a 4-1 triumph over Tulsa on Saturday night at

Amarillo Trounces Travs

Sod Poodles hang a season-worst 15 runs on Arkansas pitching
August 30, 2019

Amarillo, TX-The Arkansas Travelers were battered for a season high in runs, hits and home runs as the Amarillo Sod Poodles took the opener of the regular season's final series by a 15-6 count. After Arkansas jumped out to the lead, the Poodles got to Travs starter Ricardo Sánchez for

Trammell goes yard on breakout night

Padres No. 2 prospect posts first three-hit game for Poodles
August 30, 2019

Since switching organizations at the end of July, Taylor Trammell has been looking for answers at the plate. It appears he's starting to find them after making sure he's doing the little things.The second-ranked Padres prospect homered in his first three-hit game in the Texas League as Double-A Amarillo rolled to

Six Travs Selected As TL Postseason Stars

Arkansas tops league with six selections
August 28, 2019

SIX TRAVS SELECTED AS TL POSTSEASON STARSArkansas tops league with six selections                                                                        A league high six Arkansas Travelers were named 2019 Texas League postseason All-Stars as voted on by the league's field staffs and media and announced by the Texas League office. Pitcher of the Year Darren McCaughan heads four

White, Lewis, Sanchez Pulverize Cardinals

Travs win sixth straight behind pair of two-homer games and seven scoreless from lefty starter
August 10, 2019

Springfield, MO-The Arkansas Travelers hit four home runs for the second straight night and Ricardo Sánchez dealt seven shutout innings in an 8-1 romp over the Springfield Cardinals. It marks the sixth consecutive victory for the Travs. Evan White and Kyle Lewis each hit a pair of homers, with White

White homers twice in Travs' victory

Mariners No. 4 prospect ties career high with five RBIs
August 9, 2019

After launching eight long balls in June, Evan White saw his power numbers dip in July. A night after clubbing a tater, he continued his power surge. The fourth-ranked Mariners prospect hit his second and third roundtrippers of the month and tied his career high with five RBIs as Double-A Arkansas

Travs Belt Four Homers to Win Fifth Straight

Travelers have won 70 games in 2019
August 8, 2019

Springfield, MO-The Arkansas Travelers won their fifth consecutive game and 70th overall as they took down the Springfield Cardinals, 6-1 on Thursday night. The Travs hit four home runs, accounting for their first five runs of the night. Logan Gilbert earned the win for Arkansas working five innings and giving

M's White placed on Double-A injured list

No. 74 overall prospect struck in face during batting practice
July 30, 2019

First baseman Evan White, the Mariners' No. 4 prospect, was placed on the injured list by Double-A Arkansas on Tuesday, one day after he was struck in the face by a bad-hop ground ball during batting practice.White reportedly has concussion-like symptoms following the incident, which preceded the Travelers' 5-4 loss

Dunn Drives Travs to 2-1 Win

Justin Dunn matches season-high with seven innings pitched
July 25, 2019

Midland, TX-Justin Dunn pitched seven strong innings and the Arkansas Travelers ended a brief three-game losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Midland RockHounds. Dunn surrendered a run in the first inning and then settled in for his second straight start of seven innings. Evan White drove in both

White Homers Twice But Travs Fall

Arkansas drops third in a row
July 24, 2019

Midland, TX-Evan White posted the first multi-homer game of his pro career but the Arkansas Travelers dropped the opener of their roadtrip to the Midland RockHounds, 6-3. Midland responded to an early homer by White with a five-run second inning to get control of the game. Arkansas starter Ricardo Sánchez

Travelers' White sends two taters on journey

Mariners No. 5 prospect posts his first career multi-homer game
July 24, 2019

After torching Texas League pitching for the month of June, Evan White had been comparatively quiet in July. His last two nights might be signal that he's turning up the decibel's No. 79 overall prospect delivered his first career multi-homer performance and drove in three runs, but Double-A Arkansas

Travs Rally for Win In Support of Sheffield

Justus Sheffield goes 7.1 innings as offense comes to life for win
July 20, 2019

North Little Rock, AR-The Arkansas Travelers turned a game around with a three-run bottom of the fifth on their way to a 4-3 win over the Frisco RoughRiders on Saturday night at Dickey-Stephens Park. Justus Sheffield pitched 7.1 innings and struck out eight while allowing just two runs to earn

Crismatt Dominates in Complete Game Shutout

Right-hander sets a new career-high with 14 strikeouts
July 10, 2019

North Little Rock, AR-Nabil Crismatt pitched a complete game two-hit shutout on 95 pitches with a career-high 14 strikeouts in a 2-0 win for the Arkansas Travelers over the NW Arkansas Naturals at Dickey-Stephens Park. Crismatt allowed just two groundball singles on the night while pitching the first individual shutout

MiLB announces June Uncle Ray's Players of the Month

July 3, 2019

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Minor League Baseball today announced the Uncle Ray's Player of the Month Award winners for each of the 10 leagues for the month of June. In recognition of the honor, each winner will receive an award from Minor League Baseball and Uncle Ray's, the "Official Potato

Evan White Named League's Best for June

Travs first baseman honored with Texas League monthly award
July 3, 2019

Arkansas Travelers first baseman Evan White was selected as the Uncle Ray's Texas League Player of the Month for June. White played in 22 games during the month posting a slash line of .371/.396/.691 with three doubles, two triples, eight homers and 19 runs batted in. Included in the month

Travs Win on Walk-Off For Second Straight Night

Bases loaded free pass ends game dominated by pitching
June 30, 2019

North Little Rock, AR-For the second night in a row, the Arkansas Travelers took a 2-1 walk-off victory over the Tulsa Drillers. Luis Liberato drew a bases loaded walk with two out in the ninth to push home the game-winning run. Arkansas had tied it just an inning earlier on