Jair Fernandez (pronounced juy-AIR)...Signed with the Mariners as a non-drafted free agent, July 2, 2003.2010Was invited to Spring Training with Minnesota...transferred to Single-A Ft. Myers to begin the season, April 3...Played in 14 games with the Miracle before being promoted to Triple-A Rochester, May 5...played four games with the Red Wings, going
hit-less in eight at-bats...Transferred back to Single-A Ft. Myers, May 14...played seven games for the Miracle, batting .273 (6-for-22) with three walks...Promoted to Double-A New Britain, May 25...played 55 games for the Rock Cats...hit his first home run of the season, June 27 vs. Portland...
went 3-for-4 with a home run, July 19 at Harrisburg...Promoted back to Rochester, July 31 and played in eight games before being transferred back to New Britain, August 16 through the
remainder of the season...Hit .302 (19-for-63) with three home runs and 15 rbi for New Britain after the All-Star break.2009Spent entire season at Single-A Ft. Myers...played 70 games at catcher for the Miracle and 14 games as the designated hitter...hit his first home run of the season, June 14 at Dayton...season-high four RBI, August 9 at Sarasota...collected 12 multi-hit games...batted .253 (38-for-150) after the All-Star break and .181 (19-for-105) before the All-Star break.2008Spent entire season at Single-A Beloit...recorded three three-hit games in a five-game span, April 16-27...batted .344 (11-for-32) in eight April games...fourth three-hit game, May 8 at Burlington...went 4-for-5 with three runs scored, two doubles and two rbi, May 14 vs. Clinton...hit
his only home run of the season, May 16 vs. Peoria...fifth three-hit game, May 26 vs. Burlington...batted .313 (20-for-64) with 13 RBI in 18 games in May...disabled for the remainder of the season with a left hand contusion, June 26.2007Spent entire season at Single-A Wisconsin...batted .303 (10-for-33) with five runs scored, four doubles and six rbi in 11 games in April...
placed on disabled list with contusion to middle finger on right hand, May 7-25...went 2-for-4 with two runs scored, two doubles and a seasonhigh
two rbi, June 25 at Peoria...placed on the disabled list with a sprained right ankle, August 4-16, and again on August 23 for the remainder
of the season...played in the Mariners 2007 Arizona Instructional League.2006Began season at Single-A Inland Empire...promoted to Single-A Everett, June 16 and to Triple-A Tacoma, June 18...appeared in one
game with Tacoma and was transferred back to Everett, June 20...season-high six-game hitting-streak, August 13-22...hit his first professional
home run and had four rbi, August 19 vs. Yakima...10 of his 31 hits went for extra-bases, including nine doubles...participated in the Mariners
Arizona Instructional League.2005Batted .250 (28-for-112) in 40 games with Aguirre in the Venezuelan Summer League.2004Played with Aguirre in the Venezuelan Summer League, batting .304 (41-for-135) with 22 rbi in 45 games...hit safely in 30 of them.