Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 6/18/12
Who’s hot, who’s not? The Seattle Mariners had another rough week. After being swept by the lowly San Diego Padres and losing the first game of the San Francisco series, the Mariners were able to reel off 2 wins to end the week and steal the series from the Giants. The team was outscore 17-21 despite some pretty good performances. This was an odd week where almost all of the usual top performers cooled off while one man stepped up to the plate…literally…and put the team on his back. Let’s see who makes the list this week. Who’s Hot Jesus Montero – C/DH Jesus Montero was by far the best player on the team this week. With some of the regulars cooling off for the week, it was really nice to see Montero step up and take over. If he can continue to hit this well, he may make an much bigger impact much sooner than most people had hoped. Montero is certainly becoming worthy of being an everyday starter in your league. #1 catcher is a strong consideration. If you can have 2 catchers starting,
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