The 26-year-old Butler hit .313/.373/.510 with 29 home runs last year. The team has been rumored to be willing to deal a strong hitter in order to get impact pitchers. The Mariners might be a good fit, according to Dutton. The Mariners have a trio of strong pitching prospects in Danny Hultzen, Taijuan Walker and James Paxton. That’s likely the reason Dutton thinks the two teams are a fit.
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