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Mariners' Jonatan Clase: Reaches 30-steal mark at Double-A
Clase has a .222/.337/.429 slash line with nine home runs, 30 steals and a 30.5 percent strikeout rate in 53 games for Double-A Arkansas.
The switch-hitting center fielder capitalized on the hitter-friendly park at High-A Everett and a fortunate .423 BABIP to slash .333/.453/.701 in 21 games for the AquaSox, but this run at Double-A is a more telling sample for the 21-year-old. His elite speed will keep him on the dynasty radar even when he is struggling at the dish, and Clase's patience and power at the plate takes some pressure off his hit tool.... See More ... See Less
Mariners' Jonatan Clase: Slow start at Double-A
Clase is hitting .217 with one home run, 10 steals and a 31.5 percent strikeout rate in 12 games since getting promoted to Double-A Arkansas.
The speedy outfielder, who turns 21 next week, put up a .333/.453/.701 slash line while playing half his games in the hitter friendly park at High-A Everett before earning the promotion. Clase is already on the 40-man roster and should remain at Double-A for the rest of the season.... See More ... See Less
Mariners' Jonatan Clase: Optioned to High-A
Clase was optioned to High-A Everett by the Mariners on Friday.
Clase is a highly regarded outfield prospect but doesn't have any experience above Single-A. The 20-year-old will look to take the next step in his development in 2023 after posting an .836 OPS with 55 steals in 65 attempts for Single-A Modesto in 2022.... See More ... See Less
Mariners' Jonatan Clase: Protected from Rule 5 draft
Clase was added to Seattle's 40-man roster Tuesday.
The Mariners needed to add Clase to the 40-man roster or risk losing him in the Rule 5 draft. However, he is just 20 years old and has not played above Single-A, so there is a lot of development remaining. Clase, one of the fastest position players in the minors, hit .267/.373/.463 with 13 home runs and 55 steals in 499 plate appearances this past season.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 5-9, 150 lbs|
|Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic|
|Bats/Throws: L, R|