Alumni In The Pros: Sunday Action

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June 29, 2014 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ CF/LF Charlie Blackmon (.297) went 1-for-5 with a strikeout.
  • Phillies’ RF Marlon Byrd (.268) was 2-for-4 with two solo home runs (15) and a strikeout.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.243) was 1-for-4 with a solo home run (15).

Marlon Byrd

Marlon Byrd

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.318) went 2-for-4.

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

Tyler Greene

Tyler Greene

  • DH Brandon Boggs (.254) was 1-for-2.
  • Zane Evans (.237) went 0-for-5 with two strikeouts.
  • SS Tyler Greene (.319) extended his hitting streak to 10 games while going 1-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • RHP Tim Gustafson pitched to six batters in relief.  His line: 1 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO (20 pitches/12 strikes).
  • 1B Luke Murton (.310) was 1-for-4 with an RBI single and two strikeouts.
  • 1B Daniel Palka (.252) went 1-for-6 with an RBI double and three strikeouts.
  • LF Eric Patterson (.304) was 3-for-4 with an RBI double, a solo home run (6), and a walk.
  • RHP Andrew Robinson worked to four batters in relief.  His line: 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO (12 pitches/6 strikes).
  • 1B Matt Skole (.242) went 1-for-3 with two walks and a strikeout.
  • CF Brandon Thomas played the bottom of the eighth inning in the field.
  • RHP Blake Wood faced eight batters in relief.  His line: 1 IP, 2 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 3 BB, 1 SO (31 pitches/16 strikes).
  • CF Kyle Wren went 1-for-5 including an RBI single in his Class AA debut with the Mississippi Braves.

Alumni In The Korea Baseball Organization

  • LHP Bong Jung-keun pitched in relief.  His line: 0.2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO

Summer Ball: Sunday Action

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June 29, 2014 action

California Collegiate League

  • DH Elliott Barzilli (.405) went 1-for-2.

Cape Cod Baseball League

  • 2B Matt Gonzalez (.228) was 0-for-4 with a walk and a strikeout.
  • 1B A.J. Murray (.308) extended his hitting streak to six games by going 3-for-5 with two RBI singles and a first-pitch solo home run (3) to lead off the bottom of the 12th inning.
  • C Arden Pabst (.107) went 1-for-4 with a strikeout.

A.J. Murray

A.J. Murray

 

Sunbelt Baseball League

  • RHP Joe Wiseman faced seven batters in relief.  His line: 2+ IP, 0 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 2 SO.

Valley Baseball League

  • 3B/RHP Brandon Gold (.254) was 2-for-5 with a two-run double and a strikeout.  Gold also pitched the bottom of the ninth in a non-save situation and faced five batters.  His line: 1 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO (14 pitches/8 strikes).
  • LHP Ben Parr was not involved in the decision as Harrisonburg rallied with 12 unanswered runs to topple Woodstock 13-8.  His line: 2.2 IP, 5 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 0 SO, 1 WP. (66 pitches/35 strikes).
  • 2B Thomas Smith (.259) went 2-for-5 including a two-run single and a strikeout.

2014 WWBA 2014 Grads or 18u National Championship

  • SS Wade Bailey was 1-for-4.
  • Joey Bart went 2-for-4 with a double.
  • C/3B Trevor Craport was 3-for-6 with an RBI single and a stolen base.
  • RHP Jonathan Hughes came within one out of a no-hitter as the East Cobb Yankees beat the Kyle (Texas) Prospects 8-1.  His line: W, 7 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 9 SO, 1 HR (87 pitches/64 strikes).
  • 3B Blake Jackson went 2-for-3 with two home runs, a sacrifice fly, four RBI, and a strikeout.
  • 1B Brandt Stallings went 1-for-3 with a double.
  • DH Tyler Stephenson was 0-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout.

Alumni In The Pros: Saturday Action

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June 28, 2014 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ RF Charlie Blackmon (.299) went 1-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • Phillies’ PH/RF Marlon Byrd (.265) was 1-for-5 with two strikeouts.
  • Royals’ LHP Bruce Chen pitched in relief in his first big-league outing after a two-month stint on the disabled list. His line: 5 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 8 SO (88 pitches/58 strikes).  See story.
  • Marlins’ 2B Derek Dietrich (.234) went 1-for-3 with a strikeout.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.243) was 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Bruce Chen

Bruce Chen

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.315) went 2-for-4.

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

Jacob Esch

Jacob Esch

  • RF Brandon Boggs (.250) was 1-for-3 with a three-run homer (6).
  • LHP Sam Clay faced four batters in relief.  His line: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO, 1 WP.
  • RHP Jacob Esch worked seven shutout innings but did not figure in the decision as Charlotte beat Jupiter 3-1.  His line: 7 IP, 5 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 6 SO, 1 HBP.
  • DH Zane Evans (.243) went 1-for-4 with a double.
  • RHP Buck Farmer earned the win as West Michigan topped Bowling Green 3-1. His line: (W,7-5) 6 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 6 SO (72 pitches/52 strikes).
  • SS Tyler Greene (.321) extended his hitting streak to nine games while going 4-for-11 with a double, two RBI, and a strikeout during a doubleheader.
  • SS Mott Hyde (.275) went 0-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • C Cole Leonida (.260) was 1-for-4 with a double and a strikeout.
  • DH Luke Murton (.313) was 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
  • 1B Daniel Palka (.253) went 3-for-5 with a strikeout.
  • LF Eric Patterson (.296) was 1-for-3 with a triple and a walk.
  • 1B Matt Skole (.241) went 1-for-4 with a walk.
  • LF Brandon Thomas (.146) was 0-for-1 with two walks.
  • CF Kyle Wren was promoted to the Class AA Mississippi Braves. Wren hit .296 for Class A Lynchburg and added 33 stolen bases, 27 RBI and 14 extra-base hits (10 doubles and four triples).

 

Summer Ball: Saturday Action

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June 28, 2014 action

California Collegiate League

  • DH Elliott Barzilli (.389) went 2-for-4 with an RBI single and a strikeout.

Cape Cod Baseball League

  • 1B A.J. Murray (.283) extended his hitting streak to five games while going 2-for-5 with an RBI single and two strikeouts.

Coastal Plain League

  • RHP Matthew Gorst did not figure in the decision as Florence edged Asheboro 5-4.  His line: 7 IP, 10 H, 3 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 7 SO.
  • SS Connor Justus (.100) went 0-for-2 with a walk and a sacrifice bunt.

Great Lakes Collegiate Baseball League

  • C Grant Wruble (.244) was 0-for-5 with a walk, an RBI, and a strikeout.

Sunbelt Baseball League

  • RHP Kyle Leach worked to two batters in relief.  His line: 0.1 IP, 0 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO.

Valley Baseball League

  • 3B Brandon Gold (.254) was 1-for-4 with an RBI single and a strikeout.
  • 2B Thomas Smith (.259) went 1-for-4.

2014 WWBA 2014 Grads or 18u National Championship

  • SS Wade Bailey was 1-for-7 with a stolen base.
  • C/DH Joey Bart went 1-for-4 with a double, two HBPs, and a walk.
  • 3B Trevor Craport collected a double and two HBPs.
  • 3B Blake Jackson went 0-for-5 with two walks and a strikeout.
  • LF Kel Johnson was 1-for-2 with a triple and a walk.
  • DH Brandt Stallings went 2-for-5 with a solo home run (2), two walks, and a strikeout.
  • DH/C Tyler Stephenson was 3-for-7.
  • EH Patrick Wiseman went 1-for-4 with an RBI triple.

Alumni In The Pros: Friday Action

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June 27, 2014 action

Brandon Cumpton

Brandon Cumpton

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ RF Charlie Blackmon (.300) went 0-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • Phillies’ RF Marlon Byrd (.266) was 1-for-3 with an RBI single and a walk.
  • RHP Brandon Cumpton did not figure in the decision as the Pirates beat the Mets 3-2 in 11 innings.  His line: 7 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 4 SO.  Cumpton (.077) also went 0-for-2 with a strikeout as a hitter.
  • Marlins’ 2B Derek Dietrich (.232) went 0-for-4 with a strikeout.  Dietrich is currently in an 0-for-12 drought.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.248) was 2-for-3 with a sacrifice fly and a strikeout.

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.313) went 1-for-5.

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

  • RF Brandon Boggs (.248) was 1-for-3.
  • C Zane Evans (.243) went 0-for-3 with two strikeouts.
  • SS Tyler Greene (.318) was 2-for-4 with a triple and a solo home run (3).
  • RHP Tim Gustafson worked to five batters in relief.  His line: 1.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO.
  • SS Mott Hyde (.298) went 2-for-4 with an RBI double.
  • RHP Dusty Isaacs earned his first professional save as Bluefield beat Pulaski 6-5.  His line: (S,1) 2 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 2 SO.
  • 1B Luke Murton (.329) was 2-for-5 with a double.
  • 1B Daniel Palka (.247) went 2-for-6 with a strikeout.
  • LF Eric Patterson (.296) delivered a 10th inning walk-off single to cap off a 3-for-6 night that included a double, two RBI, and a stolen base (10).
  • RHP Mark Pope turned in a 1-2-3 inning in relief.
  • RHP Andrew Robinson worked a 1-2-3 inning (three straight groundouts) in relief.
  • 1B Matt Skole (.241) went 0-for-3 with a walk and two strikeouts.
  • LF Brandon Thomas (.147) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout.

 

Summer Ball: Friday Action

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June 27, 2014 action

California Collegiate League

  • 3B Elliott Barzilli (.387) went 2-for-5.

Cape Cod Baseball League

  • 3B Matt Gonzalez (.245) was 2-for-3 with an RBI double and an HBP.
  • 1B A.J. Murray (.273) went 3-for-5 including a two-run homer (2), an RBI single, and a strikeout.
  • Arden Pabst (.083) was 0-for-2 with a strikeout.

A.J. Murray

A.J. Murray

Coastal Plain League

  • SS Connor Justus (.105) went 1-for-3 with two walks and a strikeout.
  • RHP Matt Phillips worked to 15 batters in relief.  His line: 4 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 5 SO.

Valley Baseball League

  • 3B Brandon Gold (.254) was 0-for-3 with a walk and two strikeouts.
  • 2B Thomas Smith (.259) went 1-for-4 with a strikeout.

2014 WWBA 2014 Grads or 18u National Championship

  • SS Wade Bailey was 0-for-4.
  • DH Joey Bart went 1-for-3.
  • 3B Trevor Craport went 1-for-3.
  • LF Jonathan Hughes was 0-for-2 with a strikeout.
  • 3B Blake Jackson went 0-for-2 with a walk and a stolen base.
  • LF Kel Johnson was 0-for-2 with a bases-loaded HBP and a strikeout.
  • DH Brandt Stallings went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and a strikeout.
  • C Tyler Stephenson was 1-for-3 with two strikeouts.
  • 1B Patrick Wiseman went 0-for-2 with a strikeout.

Alumni In The Pros: Thursday Action

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June 26, 2014 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ RF Charlie Blackmon (.304) extended his hitting streak to eight games by going 1-for-5 with two strikeouts.
  • Phillies’ RF Marlon Byrd (.265) was 1-for-5 with a walk and two strikeouts.
  • Marlins’ 2B Derek Dietrich (.238) went 0-for-1.

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

Brandon Boggs

Brandon Boggs

  • RF Brandon Boggs (.246) was 2-for-4 with a solo home run (5).
  • SS Mott Hyde (.279) went 0-for-3.
  • RHP Deck McGuire suffered his third straight loss as Columbus blanked Buffalo 9-0.  His line: (L,3-3) 6 IP, 6 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 3 BB, 5 SO, 2 HR (97 pitches/56 strikes).
  • DH Luke Murton (.324) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • 1B Daniel Palka (.246) went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer (14) and a strikeout.
  • 2B/LF Eric Patterson (.290) was 0-for-4 with a walk and two strikeouts.
  • 3B/1B Matt Skole (.244) went 1-for-4 with an RBI single and a walk.
  • CF Brandon Thomas (.151) was 1-for-4.
  • CF Kyle Wren (.296) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout.

 

Summer Ball: Thursday Action

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June 26, 2014 action

Coastal Plain League

  • SS Connor Justus (.086) went 0-for-3 with a walk and strikeout.
  • RHP Ben Schniederjans worked two scoreless innings in his start against the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team.  His line: 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 0 SO (35 pitches to seven batters).

Northwoods League

  • RHP Zac Ryan earned a win in long relief as Battle Creek edged Kenosha 2-1 in 10 innings.  His line: (W,1-0) 4 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 3 SO (66 pitches/40 strikes).  See story.

Sunbelt Baseball League

  • RHP Kyle Leach got the win in relief as Gwinnett Tides scored three runs in the top of the ninth to defeat the Home Plate Chukars 5-2.  His line: (W,1-0) 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO.
  • RF Ryan Peurifoy (.360) went 2-for-4 with two strikeouts.

 

Summer Ball: Wednesday Action

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June 25, 2014 action

Cape Cod Baseball League

  • SS Matt Gonzalez (.220) was 1-for-5 with a solo home run (1) and a strikeout.
  • 1B A.J. Murray (.240) went 2-for-6 with an RBI double and three strikeouts.
  • PH/C Arden Pabst (.091) struck out in his only trip to the plate.

Great Lakes Collegiate Baseball League

  • DH/C Grant Wruble (.278) was 1-for-7 with an HBP, an RBI single, and three strikeouts.

Sunbelt Baseball League

  • RFP Ryan Peurifoy (.348) went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Valley Baseball League

  • 3B Brandon Gold (.268) was 1-for-4 with an RBI groundout and a strikeout.
  • 2B Thomas Smith (. 260) went 0-for-2 with two walks and an RBI.

 

Alumni In The Pros: Wednesday Action

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June 25, 2014 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ RF Charlie Blackmon (.306) went 1-for-5 with an RBI double and a strikeout.
  • Phillies’ RF Marlon Byrd (.266) was 3-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • Marlins’ 2B Derek Dietrich (.240) went 0-for-3 with a walk.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.241) was 1-for-4 with a two-run homer (14) and a sacrifice fly.

Derek Dietrich

Derek Dietrich

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

  • RF Brandon Boggs (.237) went 1-for-8 with a strikeout.
  • LHP Jed Bradley took the loss as Montgomery topped Huntsville 4-2.  His line: (L,1-3) 7 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 4 BB, 9 SO, 1 HR, 1 HBP (110 pitches/66 strikes).  See story/video.
  • SS Mott Hyde (.300) went 2-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • 1B Daniel Palka (.246) went 0-for-4 with an RBI groundout and a strikeout.
  • 1B Matt Skole (.244) went 0-for-2 with two walks.
  • LF/CF Brandon Thomas (.148) was 1-for-3 with a strikeout.
  • CF Kyle Wren (.300) was 2-for-5 with an RBI single and a strikeout.