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Mariners prospect Josh Stowers had an unexpected encounter with amateur wrestling on a road trip

The journey to the big leagues can take players to some strange places. In the case of Mariners No. 7 prospect and 2018 second-round pick Josh Stowers, that journey began with the Everett AquaSox of the Northwest League. In a recent road trip to Boise, Stowers realized his team was sharing a hotel with another sport: amateur wrestling. 

You never know what you'll see on the road.

Here are some other highlights from baseballers on social media over the last week ...

Chase Utley returned to Philadelphia for perhaps the final time in his career after announcing he would be retiring at the end of the season. His teammate Kenley Jansen wanted to make sure everything was perfect for his Philly homecoming:

helping out, making sure the field is perfect for @chaseutley

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The baseball world did its best to stay awake as the Dodgers and Phillies battled it out past midnight for 16 innings. Everyone was watching, including Indians Minor Leaguer Ernie Clement:

The Pirates had an exciting 11-game winning streak, and right-hander Trevor Williams was a big part of that, throwing a rain-shortened shutout against Cleveland for win No. 10. His teammate Steven Brault loved what he saw:

But Williams has also been focused on another key issue: which starter Pokemon is the best? Don't even think about Bulbasaur:

Twins Minor Leaguer Kennys Vargas took us all the way back to 2010, when he and teammate Eddie Rosario were just teenagers:

2010 con el Brujo @e_rosario20

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Packing is an art -- especially when the airline has a weight limit for your luggage. Cubs Minor League left-hander Justin Steele acknowledged this reality:

The A's No. 1 prospect Jesus Luzardo reportedly debuted a new pitch this week -- one with a better name than perhaps any pitch in history: