Walker Promoted to AAA Tacoma
WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff
JACKSON, Tenn-- The Seattle Mariners announced Friday afternoon that top pitching prospect and Generals starting pitcher Taijuan Walker has been promoted to AAA Tacoma.
Walker made his final start for the Generals, Thursday night and struck out a career-high 12 batters and walked none in 6.2 innings, earning his fourth win of the season and his first since May 1.
Walker, 20 ranks sixth in Jackson franchise history for career starts with 39.