Taijuan Walker RUMORS & NEWS

Taijuan Walker

Position RHP
Height 6'4"
Weight 210 lbs
Birthplace
Current Team Jackson Generals (AA)
  • Seattle pitching phenom Taijuan Walker is everything baseball needs, and more

    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

  • Mariners rumors: Mariners in on David Price, may offer Taijuan Walker

    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

  • Taijuan Walker Will Not Be Traded Unless He Is

    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

  • Happy homecoming for

    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

  • Mariners minor league report: Taijuan Walker with another strong outing

    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

2014 MLB Draft Projections

# Team Player School/Team
1 Diamondbacks Brady Aiken Cathedral Catholic HS
2 Astros Brendan Rodgers Lake Mary HS (FLA)
3 Rockies Michael Matuella Duke
4 Rangers Nathan Kirby Virginia
5 Astros Walker Buehler Vanderbilt
6 Twins Kyle Funkhouser Louisville
7 Red Sox Kolby Allard San Clemente HS
8 White Sox Daz Cameron Eagle's Landing Christian Academy
9 Cubs Phil Bickford Cal State Fullerton
10 Phillies Dansby Swanson Vanderbilt

Draft order yet to be confirmed. Pick order based on current standings.

Discussion

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