Mariners announce spring training roster moves

Spring training roster reduced to 51 players

Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager Jack Zduriencik announced the following roster moves at the Mariners Major League spring camp Sunday morning.

Optioned to AAA TACOMA (3):

Left-handed Pitchers (2): Danny Hultzen, Mike Kickham

Outfielder (1):                   Julio Morban

Re-Assigned to Minor League Camp (7):

Right-handed Pitcher (3): Sam Gaviglio, Stephen Landazuri, Forrest Snow

Catcher (3):                      Steven Baron, Mike Dowd, Tyler Marlette

Outfielder (1):                   Jordy Lara

In addition, Marcus Littlewood, who had been on extended loan, has returned to minor league camp.

Today's roster moves leave the Mariners with 51 players in their Major League camp: 37 roster players and 14 non-roster invitees.

Here is a look at the club's current spring roster:

          Pitchers (18+7)                                

37      CORREIA, Kevin*                        RHP

40      FARQUHAR, Danny                    RHP

48      GERMANO, Justin*                    RHP

71      GUAIPE, Mayckol                       RHP

34      HERNANDEZ, Felix                    RHP

18      IWAKUMA, Hisashi                    RHP

52      LEONE, Dominic                         RHP

57      LOWE, Mark*                             RHP

31      MEDINA, Yoervis                        RHP

74      PRIES, Jordan*                           RHP

50      RAMIREZ, Erasmo                     RHP

56      RODNEY, Fernando                    RHP

39      SMITH, Carson                           RHP

32      WALKER, Taijuan                       RHP

54      WILHELMSEN, Tom                   RHP


29      ELIAS, Roenis                              LHP

41      FURBUSH, Charlie                      LHP

33      HAPP, J.A.                                   LHP

44      LUETGE, Lucas                            LHP

68      OLMOS, Edgar                            LHP

66      OLSON, Tyler*                            LHP

65      PAXTON, James                          LHP

38      PEREZ, Rafael*                           LHP

73      ROLLINS, David                           LHP

35      SAUNDERS, Joe*                        LHP



          Catchers (3+1)                     

4        BAKER, John*                                  C

6        HICKS, John                                     C

2        SUCRE, Jesus                                  C

3        ZUNINO, Mike                                C


          Infielders (8+4)                                

8        BLOOMQUIST, Willie                 UTL

22      CANO, Robinson                           2B

67      KIVLEHAN, Patrick*                     INF

72      MARTE, Ketel                              INF

5        MILLER, Brad                               INF

63      MONTERO, Jesus                   1B/DH

20      MORRISON, Logan                 1B/OF

36      O'MALLEY, Shawn*                     INF

46      PETERSON, D.J.*                         INF

55      RIVERO, Carlos*                          INF

15      SEAGER, Kyle                              INF

1        TAYLOR, Chris                             INF


          Outfielders (8+2)                             

13      ACKLEY, Dustin                             OF

9        CHAVEZ, Endy*                            OF

23      CRUZ, Nelson                               OF

30      GUTIERREZ, Franklin*                 OF

16      JACKSON, Austin                          OF

99      JONES, James                              OF

7        ROMERO, Stefen                         OF

12      RUGGIANO, Justin                       OF

7        SMITH, Seth                                 OF

25      WEEKS, RICKIE                             OF