With all this Pope noise recently I bet you thought I was referring to THAT JESUS. Wrong! Really not even close. I am not sure how you measure closeness to Jesus we are not there. We are referring to Tacoma Rainiers, now Mariners 1B/DH Jesus Montero. Mariners Director of Player Development announced minor league players of the year for the Mariner organization. Jesus shares that honor with
These awards don’t always mean much but Jesus did have an almost Jesus like years: BA .355, R 70, 2B 18, 3B 6, HR 18, RBI 85, OPS .966. Those are huge numbers, even for AAA. Not all are convinced Montero is really a big part of Seattle’s future but those numbers make 2015 worth noting.