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Justin Dunn 23 RHP 6-2 185

Justin Dunn

• The Mariners' No. 3 overall prospect, Dunn was acquired as part of the seven-player trade sending former Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano and closer Edwin Diaz to the New York Mets in December. In 24 starts last season split between Class A-Advanced and Class AA for the Mets, Dunn finished with a 3.59 ERA in 1351/3 innings. He allowed 128 hits, 9 home runs, 52 walks and a .253 batting average against.

Evan White 22 1B 6-3 205

Evan White

• White -- a first-round selection by the Mariners in the 2017 MLB Draft (17th overall) and Seattle's No. 4 overall prospect, according to -- spent most of the 2018 season with Class A Modesto. In 120 games, White slashed .303 (batting)/.375 (on base)/.458 (slugging) and compiled 144 hits, 27 doubles, 11 home runs and 66 RBI in 476 at-bats. White was called up to Class AAA Tacoma for 4 games last season where he had 4 hits and batted .222 with 5 strikeouts in 18 at-bats.

Kyle Lewis 23 OF 6-4 210

Kyle Lewis

• Lewis played in 86 total games between Modesto (49 games) and the Travelers (37) in 2018. Lewis finished the season with a .244 average and 80 total hits in 328 at-bats. Injuries since being drafted No. 11 overall in 2016 by the Mariners has limited Lewis' rise through the farm system. In 132 at-bats with the Travelers last season, Lewis collected 29 hits, 20 RBI and 18 runs. Lewis is the club's third-highest outfielder prospect and No. 7 overall prospect.

Jake Fraley 23 OF 6-0 195

Jake Fraley

• Fraley, Seattle's No. 14 overall prospect, per, will make his Class AA debut with the Travelers. Fraley missed nearly all of the 2017 season and half of the 2018 season with injuries. The Mariners -- who enjoyed Fraley's speed and defense while he was an outfielder at LSU prior to being drafted in the the second round of the 2016 MLB Draft -- acquired Fraley from the Tampa Bay Rays this past offseason. Fraley batted .347 in 66 total games in 2018 in Class A-Advanced for the Charlotte Stone Crabs.

Dom Thompson-Williams 23 OF 6-0 190

• Thompson-Williams also joined the Mariners via trade in the offseason. He has played all three outfield positions and is able to be a full-time center fielder, per his scouting profile on A left-handed hitter, he had a batting average of .290 after 331 at-bats (90 games) for the Tampa Tarpons (Class A-Advanced) in 2018. He had 96 hits, 16 doubles, 4 triples, 17 home runs and 65 RBI with Tampa. He drew 31 walks and struck out 95 times. He is Seattle's 15th overall prospect.

Wyatt Mills 24 RHP 6-3 175

• Mills made nine relief appearances with the Travelers in 2018. In 102/3 total innings, he held a 10.13 ERA and allowed an opposing batting average of .367. Prior to joining Arkansas, Mills had a 1.91 ERA in 35 appearances and 421/3 innings for Modesto. He allowed 29 hits and 9 walks and had 11 saves and 49 strikeouts with the Modesto Nuts. Mills is ranked No. 16 among Seattle's top overall prospects, per

Art Warren 26 RHP 6-3 230

• Warren, a 26-year-old right-hander and the No. 21 overall prospect, per, reached the Class AA level for the first time in 2018. In 14 games as a reliever for the Travelers, Warren allowed an opposing batting average of .185 and collected 22 strikeouts, 14 walks and 2 saves. Warren allowed 7 runs (3 earned) and 10 total hits in 152/3 total innings. Warren can hit 98-99 mph with his fastball, but command is his most pressing issue, according to

Ricardo Sanchez 21 LHP 5-11 215

• Sanchez was the top international acquisition by the Los Angeles Angels in 2013-14 from Venezuela. Sanchez has since been traded twice and once landed on the Atlanta Braves' 40-man roster. He was designated for assignment following the 2018 season and Seattle acquired him for cash in November. For the Mississippi Braves (Class AA Braves), Sanchez had a 4.06 ERA in 13 starts in 2108. In 572/3 innings, Seattle's 26th overall prospect allowed 65 hits, 24 walks and 44 strikeouts.

-- Christian Boutwell

Sports on 04/04/2019

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