|Current Team||Jackson Generals (AA)|
Yahoo! Sports "Taijuan Walker stands 6-foot-4, weighs 215 pounds and fires 97-mph fastballs. He is bright, personable and smiles like a 21-year-old in his first week with the Seattle Mariners should: wide and often. He grew up in a single-parent household and played mom and dad for his younger brother and sister..." December 17
Lookout Landing "Jeff Passan is reporting that the Mariners might dangle Taijuan Walker for David Price. It's a bad idea, and one that looks even worse if they do it before they land the free agents they'll need to compete in the next two years. It's been an unsettling afternoon for Mariners fans, but things..." December 17
Seattle Blog "Robinson Cano is amazing! He might not be amazing in ten years, or five years, or even two years, and for all I know he’ll be a big pile of crap in 2014, but that probably won’t be the case because he’s been one of the best players in baseball for a long time and he’s still not old. Cano is..." December 17
Jackson Sun "The Jackson Generals downed the Jacksonville Suns, 9-1, Wednesday night at the Ballpark at Jackson. Right fielder James Jones hit a two-out, bases-loaded three-RBI triple in the bottom of the first to put the Generals on the board. Jackson never trailed. Jones went 4-for-4 with three RBI and..." May 03
The News Tribune "Mariners prized pitching prospect Taijuan Walker put together another strong outing for Double A Jackson last night. Walker pitched six innings, giving up one run on three hits with seven strikeouts and just two walks in Jackson’s 9-1 win. Walker has allowed only 2 earned runs in his last 5..." May 03
|1||Astros||Carlos Rodon||North Carolina St.|
|2||Marlins||Jeff Hoffman||East Carolina|
|3||White Sox||Tyler Kolek||Shepherd HS (TX)|
|4||Cubs||Trea Turner||North Carolina St.|
|5||Twins||Alex Jackson||Rancho Bernardo HS (CA)|
|7||Phillies||Jacob Gatewood||Clovis HS (CA)|
|8||Rockies||Michael Gettys||Gainesville HS|
|9||Blue Jays||Braxton Davidson||TC Roberson HS (NC)|
Draft order yet to be confirmed. Pick order based on current standings.
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