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June
19th

Top prospects Danny Hultzen and Nick Franklin will be called up to Tacoma

The question has been asked repeatedly in recent weeks.

What more do Danny Hultzen and Nick Franklin have left to prove at the Double A level?

The answer: Nothing.

The Mariners two prized prospects will be moving on from the Jackson Generals today and join the Tacoma Rainiers, a source within the Mariners front office confirmed.

The Rainiers are hosting the Reno Aces on Wednesday and Thursday, but then travel to Colorado Springs on Friday.

The move will likely be announced sometime Wednesday or Thursday. The Mariners wanted to allow both to play in the Southern League all-star game on

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