Mariners 2011 Minor League Leaders - Hitting

In 2011 the Seattle Mariners' minor league affiliates did not experience the same team successes as they saw in 2010, but there were several great statistical performances throughout the organization. The Top-5 for most offensive categories--including some sabermetric stats--are listed below.
September 30, 2011

Portland Beavers Player of the Year

Summary: A lot of moving parts, as usual, for the San Diego Padres Triple-A affiliate, which will move south in 2011. The veterans carried much of the load here while one player met his potential with a big season.
November 22, 2010

Padres Minor League Notebook: 8-29-10

Cesar Carrillo surrenders five homers. Mark Hardy has two hits in a pinch-start. Cody Decker homers twice in a loss. Michael Watt gives up six in a loss. Paul Bingham drives in one but has had a tough go in the Northwest League. Stalyn Valdez limits the opposition to two but loses.
August 29, 2010

Padres Minor League Notebook: 8-22-10

Aaron Cunningham and Sean Kazmar both have grand nights while Cesar Ramos is golden. Aaron Breit has not had luck in Double-A. Rymer Liriano debuts in Lake Elsinore. Jerry Sullivan is back to regular duty and looking good. Robert Sabo takes the loss after a solid Adys Portillo outing.
August 22, 2010

Padres Minor League Notebook: 7-10-10

Sean Kazmar drills two homers for the first time in six years. Sawyer Carroll appears to be heating up. Yefri Carvajal homers and has four RBI. Nick Schumacher takes another loss in a non-save situation. Houston Slemp breaks out of a slump. Carlos Garcia has been hitting but hasn't been fielding. Alvaro Aristy homers while Yoan Alcantara continues to sizzle.
July 10, 2010

Padres Minor League Notebook: 5-10-10

Sean Kazmar notched the game-winning hit in the bottom of the ninth while Will Inman's solid outing leads to a no-decision. San Antonio struggles in a blowout. Everth Cabrera rehabs in Lake Elsinore but the Storm are shutout. A Jeudy Valdez errors spoils quality relief from Miles Mikolas, as the TinCaps lose to a walk-off.
May 10, 2010

Portland Beavers 2010 Season Preview

Synopsis: The Portland squad, as it is most years, is really more of a taxi squad for the San Diego Padres than a prospect laden minor league team, but there is some talent. Lance Zawadzki could become the Padres second baseman in 2011 and pitcher Wade LeBlanc and outfielder Aaron Cunningham, both of whom barely missed qualifying for prospect status, should see time in San Diego during the season.
April 5, 2010

Spring Training Notebook XI

Peoria, AZ: The San Diego Padres Double-A and Triple-A teams were home on Thursday, and it was pitching that ruled the day with impressive performances from quite a few.
March 25, 2010