Monday, August 6, 2012
Cascadia Artpost recognizes Mike Zunino, the #1 baseball amateur draft pick (#3 overall) of the Seattle Mariners professional baseball team. The artistamp features a photo of Zunino at bat taken on July 27, 2012 at a minor league Class A Everett AquaSox game. Zunino currently plays as a catcher for Everett.
Update - August 2012:
The Seattle Mariners promoted Zunino to the Double-A Jackson, TN Generals of the Southern League, where he has been playing as catcher and designated hitter. Though 26 August, Zunino has hit for a .430 average. Scouts predict that he will be playing major league baseball by the second half of the 2013 season.