Mariners Minor League Players of the Week: 7/26

In 2002, 909 players were drafted ahead of this week's hitter of the week. The mound honors go to a 2004 draftee that toed the rubber and went up against Jered Weaver, pitch for pitch. This week, the POTW is FREE for all readers!
July 26, 2005

M's stick with righties, draft Fillinger in 16th

When Seattle drafted Santa Clara University's Chad Fillinger in the 16th round Monday, so continued the Mariners trend of drafting experienced right-handed pitchers. InsidethePark talked to Fillinger's head coach Mark O'Brien to get his take on the 21-year-old control pitcher.
June 8, 2004