Marco Gonzales' Reemergence Effects Mariners' Present, Future

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The Mariners' development system has its strengths, most of all in cultivating pitching. We've all seen Logan Gilbert and George Kirby take the next step. Matt Brash thrived once the team moved him to a bullpen role. Many of the top prospects are also pitchers, such as Bryce Miller, Emerson Hancock, Prelander Berroa, and Bryan Woo. With most of this wave of talent months not years away from making an impact at the major league level, it begs to ask the question, "What does this mean for Marco Gonzales?"