Kelenic drives in run in 2-hit night

Keeping tabs on the No. 4 overall prospect

June 19th, 2021

June 18: Tallies RBI in two-hit night
Jarred Kelenic tallied two more base hits for Triple-A Tacoma, going 2-for-5 with an RBI in their win over Las Vegas. He now has a hit in five of his last six games and at least one RBI in four of those. It wasn't as explosive as his performance Thursday, but it helped his keep his average up at .305. Gameday »

June 17: Hits two-run homer in win
All Jarred Kelenic needed was a night off to find his power stroke again, as the Mariners' No. 1 prospect slugged a two-run home run in Triple-A Tacoma's win over Las Vegas, giving the 21-year-old outfielder three homers in his past four games. Kelenic filled up the stat sheet in a 2-for-4 night, collecting three RBIs, scoring twice and drawing a walk in an all-around performance. His first RBI on the night came on a sac fly in the second inning. Kelenic has quietly reached base in five straight games and is 6-for-19 following an 0-for-45 stretch with 21 strikeouts that spanned 11 games in Seattle and two with Tacoma. Gameday »

June 15: Draws a walk
Despite an offensive outburst around him, No. 4 overall prospect Jarred Kelenic went 0-for-4 at the plate with a walk during Tacoma's 10-9 win. In six games since returning to Triple-A, Kelenic is slashing .174/.231/.478 with two home runs and five RBIs. Gameday »

June 14: Homers in second straight game
A postponement Sunday didn't slow down Jarred Kelenic, as the Mariners' No. 1 prospect went yard for a second straight game Monday. The outfielder went 1-for-3 on the night, scoring twice and walking once. Kelenic is starting to find his swing again with Triple-A Tacoma after being sent back down. Over the past three games, Kelenic is hitting .364 with two home runs, a double and four RBIs. Gameday »

June 12: Hits homer in multihit night
Jarred Kelenic is starting to find his groove again for Triple-A Tacoma, slugging his first home run since making his return to the Rainiers. Baseball's No. 4 prospect went 2-for-4 on the night, adding a single and another run scored to his solo shot. He now has three hits and three RBIs in two games after breaking an 0-for-17 slump. Gameday »

June 11: Drives in two with slump-breaking double
After a couple hitless games back in Triple-A, Jarred Kelenic finally found some grass on a two-run double in the second inning of the Rainiers' win over Sacramento. It was his only hit of the night, but it must've felt nice to break his 0-for-17 dry spell. Overall, Kelenic went 1-for-4 on the night with a run scored to go along with his two RBIs. Gameday »

June 10: Struggles continue in three strikeout day
After going 0-for-3 in his return to Triple-A Tacoma on Tuesday, Jarred Kelenic went 0-for-5 with three strikeouts and reached base on an error in his second game back with the Rainiers Thursday, highlighting his struggles since being called up to the big leagues in mid-May. He has not recorded a base hit and struck out seven times in his past 16 at-bats across all levels. Gameday »

June 8: Picks up RBI in MiLB return
Jarred Kelenic went 0-for-3 with an RBI for Triple-A Tacoma on Tuesday. It was his first Minor League game since May 11. Kelenic, the Mariners' No. 1 prospect, was optioned by Seattle on Monday after batting just .096 in 23 games in the big leagues. He is batting .333 through seven games with the Rainiers this season. Gameday »