- Aidan Smith, the Mariners' fourth round draft pick, should be generating more excitement from fans
- Smith is a highly athletic outfielder with great speed
- He is regarded as one of the best hitters in Texas high school baseball
The Seattle Mariners recently drafted Aidan Smith, a high school outfielder from Texas, in the fourth round of the MLB Draft. Despite being their fourth-round pick, Smith’s signing bonus of $1.2 million indicates the Mariners’ excitement about his potential. Standing at 6-foot-3 with excellent athleticism and speed, Smith is praised for his hitting ability and projected power. If he develops into a doubles power hitter, maintains a solid batting average, and contributes defensively, Smith has the potential to be a valuable player for the Mariners. Keep an eye on him as one of the top outfield prospects for the team.