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2014 Avg.
.287
 
Career Avg.
.287
Name  Chris Taylor
Born  8/29/1990
Height  6-1
Weight  190
Number  1
Position  SS
Bats  R
Throws  R
3/14/2015 11:40:00 AM
Description: Seattle shortstop Chris Taylor injured his right wrist Friday and is not in the Mariners lineup on Saturday.
Insight: It doesn't appear to be too serious. Taylor is battling Brad Miller for the starting job and his spring training batting average of .421 to date is certainly giving him the upper hand.
 
2/28/2015 12:52:00 PM
Description: Seattle shortstop Chris Taylor will have to beat out Brad Miller in spring training if he wants to be the starter.
Insight: Neither figures to be anywhere near the top of the order. Miller batted .221 with 10 HR, 36 RBI and a .653 OPS in 367 at-bats last season, Taylor hit .287 with no homers, nine RBI and a .692 OPS in 136 at-bats. Taylor is thought to be the better fielder.
 
7/24/2014 6:08:00 PM
Description: The Mariners will install just-called-up shortstop Chris Taylor into the starting lineup.
Insight: Taylor was batting .328 at Tacoma with five homers, 37 RBI, 63 runs and 14 steals. He'll bat ninth. The team continues to search for offense.