Jesus Montero continued his torrid Cactus League hitting on Saturday, belting a pair of homers to lead the Mariners to an 8-5 victory over the Dodgers.
Jesus Montero continued his hot-hitting in Friday's Cactus League loss to the Reds, going 2-for-2 with a pair of doubles and an RBI.
Jesus Montero finished Thursday afternoon's game against the Cubs 2-for-4 with a walk, an RBI, and a run scored.
Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik said he has "no expectations" for Jesus Montero after the first baseman reported to camp 40 pounds over the weight the team wanted him to come in at.
Jesus Montero is currently on a weight-loss program.
Jesus Montero will primarily focus on first base moving forward.
According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Mariners are letting teams know that Jesus Montero and Justin Smoak are available in trades.
While in Venezuela participating in the Venezuelan Winter League, Jesus Montero was involved in a minor car accident, suffering a laceration on his knuckle.
Jesus Montero has been primarily playing at first base for Cardenales de Lara of the Venezuelan League.
Major League Baseball has handed Jesus Montero a 50-game performance-enhancing drug suspension.
Jesus Montero (knee) went 1-for-3 with a walk in his seventh game Tuesday in the Arizona Rookie League.
Jesus Montero (knee) will serve as the designated hitter on Friday for the Mariners' Arizona Rookie League team.
Jesus Montero is expected to miss 4-6 weeks with a torn meniscus in his left knee.
Mariners optioned C Jesus Montero to Triple-A Tacoma.