Taylor Michael Guilbeau...attended Zachary (LA) High School and was named District 5-5A MVP in 2011…Zachary HS retired his number (10) on Feb. 1, 2020…selected by New York-AL in the 39th round of the 2011 MLB Draft; did not sign.…played college baseball at the University of Alabama (2011-15) and graduated with a degree in Criminal Justice…selected by Washington in the 10th round of the 2015 MLB Draft.
Recorded 3 holds and a 3.65 ERA (5 ER, 12.1 IP) with 7 strikeouts and 3 walks in 17 relief outings with the Mariners...Made his big league debut on Aug. 17 at Toronto…selected from Triple-A Tacoma on Aug. 15...Allowed 1 earned run (2 runs) in 6.1 innings of work (1.42 ERA) over his first 7 games with the Mariners, August 17-31...In his last 9 games (9/5-end), had 1 hold and a 1.69 ERA (1 ER, 5.1 IP)...Acquired by Seattle from Washington along with Aaron Fletcher (lhp) and Elvis Alvarado (rhp) for Hunter Strickland (rhp) and Roenis Elías (lhp) on July 31...In 5 games with Triple-A Tacoma, posted a 1.80 ERA (1 ER, 5.0 IP)...Combined to make 34 relief appearances with Double-A Harrisburg (27 G) and Triple-A Fresno (7 G) in the Nationals minor league system.
Spent the season with High-A Potomac and transitioned to a full-time relief role.
Made a career-high 15 starts for High-A Potomac; also made 8 relief appearances… posted a 1.74 ERA (2 ER, 10.1 IP) in 10 games for Salt River of the Arizona Fall League.
Spent the year with Single-A Hagerstown...began the season in the bullpen, but moved into a starting role on June 24…South Atlantic League Pitcher of the Week on Aug. 28.
Made pro debut with the GCL Nationals…promoted to Short-A Auburn on July 4.