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Minor League Roundup: Tacoma Rainiers

The Kaz-Man made two appearances (Getty Images)

The Rainiers' week was highlighted by two appearances by Kazuhiro Sasaki, who is currently on the disabled list with a fractured rib. In other news, Chris Snelling entered the Triple-A picture for the first time and immediately added some spark to the lineup.

The Triple-A Rainiers had solid week, going 4-3, and got great starting pitching from the new rotation of Rett Johnson, Chris Wright, Craig Anderson, Brian Sweeney and Brian Falkenborg. Left-hander Matt Thornton is due to be back to full-health soon as well. Offensively the Rainiers were led by leadoff man Jamal Strong, who despite his average dipping down in the low .200s, had a productive... Recommended Stories

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