Abraham Almonte starts first two games in center for M's
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/2/2014) Outfielder Abraham Almonte has started both games in center field for the Mariners to open their series against the Angels. Through two games, Almonte is batting .300 (3 for 10) with one run, two doubles, two RBI, three strikeouts and one caught stealing.
Almonte hit just .178 in 23 spring games, but he nearly drew as many walks (eight) as he had strikeouts (10). Almonte also had two home runs, three doubles, four RBI, three stolen bases and 11 runs this spring.