Found June 17, 2013 on Baseball Hot Corner:
The Seattle Mariners are littered with good starting pitching prospects in their farm system.  While everyone who follows baseball prospects will point to either Taijuan Walker, who is currently pitching for their Double-A team, Jackson Generals, or Danny Hultzen, who is currently with the Mariners Triple-A affiliate, the Tacoma Rainiers, but is on the 7-Day Disabled List, as the best of the bunch.  Walker and Hultzen may be the best of the bunch but there is one starting pitching prospect who gets little attention and just may be next in line for a call-up.  His name, Brandon Maurer. Maurer, a 23rd round selection in the 2008 MLB Draft, was drafted and signed straight out of high school.  He was #5 on Keith Law’s top 10 organizational prospect list for the Mariners and MLB.com had him #11 on their 2012 top 20 organizational prospect list.  At age 22, he made his major league debut this 2013 season for the Mainers, winning the 5th spot in their starting rotation out of Spring Traini...
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