Nick Franklin hit his first two big league home runs and Kendrys Morales, Brendan Ryan and Endy Chavez also went deep to give the Seattle Mariners a 7-1 victory over the Padres.
Joe Saunders pitched seven superb innings. Jason Bay hit a go-ahead home run in the ninth. After that, the Seattle Mariners fell apart.
Nick Franklin didn’t get his first Major League hit in his first start for the Mariners — but he did commit an error with the bases loaded, costing Seattle a run.
1090 The Fan’s resident Padres fan is in the midst of his annual “break from supporting the Mariners” while his team is in town for a two game series. Things didn’t go well for him on Monday.
The Bleacher Report’s Adam Wells makes the argument that the Mariners’ infield prospect Nick Franklin could be making his way to the major league roster if his numbers continue to grow and Dustin Ackley’s continue to decline.
Steve & Bill talk with King 5 News sports anchor Chris Daniels, The News Tribune sports columnist Ryan Divish, CBS Sports NFL expert Jason La Confora, CBS Sports Radio Host John Feinstein, and Tacoma Rainiers infielder Nick Franklin Listen to the 3:00 p.m. […]
Pitchers Taijuan Walker and Danny Hultzen ranked fifth and eighteenth, respectively, in MLB.com’s 2013 Top 100 Prospect List.