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    "It was build on a dog graveyard. What did people think was going to happen." -- Jeremy Peppas

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    2019 Travs to Watch
    Future MLB players on the current roster

    #10 Evan White, 1B
    Mariners No. 3 prospect
    MLB.com No. 98 overall prospect
    2017 Mariners top draft pick
    $3.1 million signing bonus
    2018 Minor League Gold Glove 1B
    2018 AFL All-Prospect team
    2018 AFL Rising Stars
    2018 California League All-Star
    2018 MiLB.com Organizational All-Star
    2017 Second-team All-American at Kentucky
    MLB projection: Top regular starter

    #6 Justin Dunn, P
    Mariners No. 5 prospect
    MLB.com No. 86 overall prospect
    2016 Mets top draft pick
    $2.3 million signing bonus
    2018 MiLB.com Organizational All-Star
    Acquired as part of Robinson Cano trade
    MLB projection: No. 3 or 4 starter

    #2 Kyle Lewis, OF
    Mariners No. 7 prospect
    2016 Mariners top draft pick
    $3.2 million signing bonus
    2016 Golden Spikes Award
    2017-18 Mariners top prospect
    Best athlete in Mariners Minor League system
    2018 Futures Game selection
    2018 California League All-Star
    2016 Northwest League All-Star
    MLB projection: Top regular starter

    #17 Jake Fraley, OF
    Mariners No. 14 prospect
    Played college at LSU
    $797,500 signing bonus
    MLB projection: Fourth outfielder

    #13 Dom Thompson-Williams, OF
    Mariners No. 17 prospect
    Reached 20 HRs and 20 SBs in 2018
    2018 MiLB.com Organizational All-Star
    Acquired as part of James Paxton trade
    Played college at South Carolina
    $250,000 signing bonus
    MLB projection: Fourth outfielder

    #41 Wyatt Mills, RP
    Mariners No. 18 prospect
    2018 AFL Rising Stars
    2018 California League All-Star
    $125,000 signing bonus
    MLB projection: Lower-leverage reliever

    #18 Anthony Misiewicz, P
    Mariners No. 25 prospect
    2017 MiLB.com Organizational All-Star
    MLB projection: Fill-in starter or relief specialist

    #14 Donnie Walton, 2B/SS
    Mariners No. 26 prospect
    2018 California League All-Star
    2017-18 MiLB.com Organizational All-Star
    2016 Northwest League All-Star
    $125,000 signing bonus
    MLB projection: Utility infielder

    #26 Art Warren, RP
    Mariners No. 27 prospect
    2016 Midwest League All-Star
    MLB projection: Relief specialist

    Max Povse, P
    Mariners No. 30 prospect
    2016 Carolina League All-Star
    $425,000 signing bonus
    MLB projection: Relief specialist

    #44 Dan Altavilla, RP
    On Mariners 40-man roster
    2016 MiLB.com Organizational All-Star
    2016 Southern League All-Star
    2015 California League All-Star
    $250,000 signing bonus

    #15 Ricardo Sanchez, P
    On Mariners 40-man roster
    MLB.com Mariners No. 25 prospect
    Signed by Angels as 16-year-old
    $580,000 signing bonus

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    Travs Top Five
    The five best former Travs in MLB

    1 Mike Trout (2011)
    Los Angeles Angels, CF
    $36.8 million salary
    Highest-paid player in MLB
    2011 Minor League Player of the Year
    2012 AL Rookie of the Year
    2014 & 2016 AL MVP
    2012-18 MLB All-Star
    2014-15 AL All-Star MVP
    2012-17, 18 AL Silver Slugger OF

    2 Jean Segura (2012, 17)
    Philadelphia Phillies, SS
    $14.8 million salary
    2013 & 2018 MLB All-Star

    3 Randal Grichuk (2013)
    Toronto Blue Jays, RF
    $5 million salary

    4 C.J. Cron (2013)
    Minnesota Twins, 1B
    $4.8 million salary

    5 James Paxton (2017)
    New York Yankees, P
    $8.5 million salary
    Pitched four rehab innings at DSP

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    Texas League Top 20
    Current MLB greats who played at
    Dickey-Stephens Park (and Ray Winder)

    1 Zack Greinke (Wichita, 2003, 06)
    Arizona Diamondbacks, P
    $34.5 million salary
    2003 Minor League Player of the Year
    2009 AL Cy Young Award
    2009, 14-18 MLB All-Star
    2014-18 NL Gold Glove P
    2013 NL Silver Slugger P
    2015 Sporting News NL Pitcher of the Year

    2 Nolan Arenado (Tulsa, 2012)
    Colorado Rockies, 3B
    $26 million salary
    2015-18 MLB All-Star
    2015-16 & 18 NL home-run champion
    2017-18 NL Platinum glove
    2013-18 NL Gold Glove 3B
    2015-18 NL Silver Slugger 3B

    3 J.D. Martinez (Corpus Christi, 2010-11)
    Boston Red Sox, OF/DH
    $23.7 million salary
    2015 & 18 MLB All-Star
    2018 AL Hank Aaron Award
    2015 & 18 AL Silver Slugger OF

    4 Corey Kluber (San Antonio, 2009-10)
    Cleveland Indians, P
    $17 million salary
    2014 & 17 AL Cy Young Award
    2016-18 MLB All-Star
    2016 Sporting News Pitcher of the Year

    5 Josh Donaldson (Midland, 2009)
    Atlanta Braves, 3B
    $23 million salary
    2015 AL MVP
    2015 Sporting News Player of the Year
    2014-16 MLB All-Star
    2015 AL Hank Aaron Award
    2015-16 AL Silver Slugger 3B

    6 Charlie Blackmon (Tulsa, 2010)
    Colorado Rockies, OF
    $21.5 million salary
    2017 NL batting champion
    2014, 17-18 MLB All-Star
    2016-17 NL Silver Slugger OF

    7 Nelson Cruz (Midland, 2004)
    Minnesota Twins, DH
    $14 million salary
    2009, 13-15, 17-18 MLB All-Star
    2014 AL home-run champion
    2011 ALCS MVP
    2015, 17 AL Silver Slugger

    8 Matt Carpenter (Springfield, 2010, 12)
    St. Louis Cardinals, 3B
    $14.7 million salary
    2013-14, 16 MLB All-Star
    2013 NL Silver Slugger 2B

    9 George Springer (Corpus Christi, 2012-13)
    Houston Astros, OF
    $12 million salary
    2017 World Series MVP
    2017-18 MLB All-Star
    2017 AL Silver Slugger OF

    10 Cody Bellinger (Tulsa, 2016)
    Los Angeles Dodgers, 1B
    $605,000 salary
    2017 NL Rookie of the Year
    2018 NLCS MVP
    2017 MLB All-Star

    11 Alex Bregman (Corpus Christi, 2016)
    Houston Astros, 3B
    $640,000 salary
    2018 MLB All-Star MVP

    12 Trevor Story (Tulsa, 2014)
    Colorado Rockies, SS
    $5 million salary
    2018 MLB All-Star
    2018 NL Silver Slugger SS

    13 Mike Foltynewicz (Corpus Christi, 2013)
    Atlanta Braves, P
    $5.4 million salary
    2018 MLB All-Star

    14 Matt Chapman (Midland, 2016)
    Oakland Athletics, 3B
    $580,000 salary
    2018 AL Platinum Glove
    2018 AL Gold Glove 3B
    2018 Wilson Defensive Player of the Year

    15 Rougned Odor (Frisco, 2014)
    Texas Rangers, 2B
    $7.8 million salary

    16 Tommy Pham (Springfield, 2010, 13)
    Tampa Bay Rays, OF
    $4.1 million salary

    17 Jonathan Villar (Corpus Christi, 2011-12)
    Baltimore Orioles, 2B
    $4.8 million salary

    18 Trea Turner (San Antonio, 2015)
    Washington Nationals, SS
    $3.7 million salary

    19 Joey Gallo (Frisco, 2014-15)
    Texas Rangers, LF
    $605,500 salary
    Fastest in AL to hit 100 home runs

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