December 7, 1990 |
|September 9, 2015, for the Seattle Mariners|
(through 2015 season)
|Runs batted in||0|
Steven Phillip Baron (born December 7, 1990) is an American professional baseball catcher in the Seattle Mariners organization. He was drafted by the Mariners in the first round, 33rd pick overall, of the 2009 Major League Baseball draft. He attended Ferguson High School.
In his first professional season, 2009, Baron played for the Rookie-Level Pulaski Mariners of the Appalachian League. He batted .179 with 19 hits, six doubles, two home runs and 13 RBIs in 30 games. He was considered one of the best defensive catchers in the '09 draft. Baron made his MLB debut in 2015. He was designated for assignment by the Mariners on November 2, 2016. On November 10, he was released. Baron signed a new minor league contract with the Mariners later in November.
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- Adams, Steve (November 2, 2016). "Mariners Announce Six Roster Moves". mlbtraderumors.com. Retrieved November 2, 2016.
- Adams, Steve (November 10, 2016). "Minor MLB Transactions: 11/10/16". mlbtraderumors.com. Retrieved November 10, 2016.
- Eddy, Matt (November 21, 2016). "Minor League Transactions: Nov 12-18". baseballamerica.com. Retrieved November 22, 2016.