Alumni In The Pros: Wednesday Action

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April 29, 2015 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.291) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • Reds’ LF Marlon Byrd (.162) went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.216) was 0-for-5 with a strikeout.

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.245) extended his hitting streak to five games by going 2-for-4 with two RBI.

Matt Murton

Matt Murton

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

Brandon Thomas

Brandon Thomas

  • CF Brandon Boggs (.217) went 0-for-4 with a walk and a strikeout.
  • Zane Evans (.266) was 0-for-4.
  • RHP Josh Heddinger took the loss in relief as South Bend shutout West Michigan 2-0.  His line: (L,0-1) 3 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO (41 pitches/27 strikes).
  • 2B Mott Hyde (.310) went 1-for-3 with an RBI single and a walk.
  • RF Brandon Miller (.186) was 0-for-4 with an RBI.
  • RF Daniel Palka (.269) went 0-for-3 with a walk.
  • 2B Eric Patterson (.286) was 1-for-2 with three walks, an RBI, and a stolen base (1).
  • 3B Matt Skole (.194) went 1-for-4 with three strikeouts.
  • RF Brandon Thomas (.275) went 2-for-4 with a double and a strikeout.

Alumni In The Korea Baseball Organization

  • LHP Bong Jung-keun faced four batters in relief.  His line: 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO.

Video: @MLBDraft Prospect No. 91 – Tech signee Tristin English

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Alumni In The Pros: Tuesday Action

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April 28, 2015 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.305) was 3-for-5 with an RBI double and an RBI single.
  • Reds’ LF Marlon Byrd (.171) went 1-for-3 with an opposite field solo home run (2) and two strikeouts.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.232) was 1-for-3 with a double, an intentional walk, and a strikeout.

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.235) extended his hitting streak to four games by going 1-for-3.

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

Matthew Grimes

Matthew Grimes

  • CF Brandon Boggs (.263) went 1-for-3 with two strikeouts and an HBP.
  • DH Derek Dietrich (.286) went 0-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • DH Zane Evans (.283) was 1-for-3 with a game-tying RBI double in the bottom of the ninth inning.
  • RHP Matthew Grimes struck out 11 of the 19 batters he faced in a rain-shortened complete game effort as Delmarva pounded Savannah 12-0. His line: (W,1-0) 5 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 11 SO, 3 WP.  See story.
  • RHP/Pitching Coach Tim Gustafson earned his first save of the season as Bridgeport topped Somerset 4-1.  His line: 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO (8 pitches/7 strikes).
  • DH Mott Hyde (.309) went 3-for-5 with a double.
  • RHP Deck McGuire became the first four-game winner this season in the Texas League as Tulsa shutout Arkansas 5-0. His line: (W,4-0) 7 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 7 SO (97 pitches/63 strikes).  See story.
  • RF Daniel Palka (.280) went 1-for-6 with a solo home run (2) and three strikeouts.
  • 2B Eric Patterson (.263) was 0-for-4 with three strikeouts.
  • 1B Matt Skole (.190) went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts.
  • LF Brandon Thomas (.255) went 2-for-3 with two doubles, a walk, and a strikeout.
  • RHP Blake Wood earned his sixth save as Indianapolis edged Louisville 2-1 in the second game of an International League doubleheader.  His line: (S,6) 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 SO.
  • CF Kyle Wren (.197) was 0-for-3 with a sacrifice fly and a stolen base (6).

Alumni In The Pros: Monday Action

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April 27, 2015 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ CF/LF Charlie Blackmon (.286) was 2-for-5 with two strikeouts.
  • Reds’ LF Marlon Byrd (.164) went 2-for-4 with an RBI single.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.227) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout.

Marlon Byrd

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Eric Patterson

Eric Patterson

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

  • CF Brandon Boggs (.250) went 0-for-4 with a walk and three strikeouts.
  • RF Brandon Miller (.205) was 1-for-4 with an infield single and an RBI groundball.
  • 2B Eric Patterson (.333) went 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI triple.
  • 3B Matt Skole (.203) was 0-for-4 including a strikeout.
  • RHP Blake Wood recorded his fourth straight save as Indianapolis beat Louisville 7-6.  His line: (S,5) 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 SO.
  • LF Kyle Wren (.207) was 0-for-5.

Alumni In The Pros: Sunday Action

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April 26, 2015 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Reds’ LF Marlon Byrd (.143) went 0-for-3 with two strikeouts.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.242) was 0-for-3 with a walk.

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.232) went 3-for-4 with a double, a walk, and an RBI.

Matt Murton

Matt Murton

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

Jacob Esch

Jacob Esch

  • CF Brandon Boggs (.333) went 1-for-4 with a double.
  • LHP Bruce Chen turned in a complete game as Columbus beat Louisville 7-1 in the opening game of an International League doubleheader (85 pitches/59 strikes). His line: (W,2-1) 7 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 5 SO, 1 HR.  The only run against Chen came on a home run leading off the game.
  • 2B Derek Dietrich (.305) went 1-for-3 with a two-run homer (4) and a strikeout.
  • RHP Jacob Esch returned to Class AA and picked up another win as Jacksonville shutout Birmingham 4-0.  His line: (W,2-0) 7 IP, 6 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 6 SO (89 pitches/63 strikes).  Esch was worked 12.1 scoreless innings in his two starts in the Southern League.  See story.
  • Zane Evans (.281) was 3-for-5 with two home runs and five RBI.
  • RHP Buck Farmer got the win as Toledo blanked Indianapolis 6-0. His line: (W,3-0) 6 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 4 BB, 7 SO (95 pitches/54 strikes).  See story.
  • 2B Mott Hyde (.280) went 1-for-7 with a double, a walk, a sacrifice bunt, and two strikeouts.
  • RF Brandon Miller (.200) was 0-for-3.
  • RF Daniel Palka (.290) went 1-for-3 with a double, a walk, and two strikeouts.
  • 2B Eric Patterson (.182) was 2-for-4 with a two-run homer (1).
  • RHP Andrew Robinson was charged with the loss in relief as Mobile beat Mississippi 5-4 in 10 innings.  His line: (L,1-1) 0.1 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 0 SO, 1 HR.
  • Matt Skole played one inning at first base.
  • LF Brandon Thomas (.227) went 0-for-4.
  • PH/LF Kyle Wren (.226) was 1-for-3 with a strikeout, a walk, and two stolen bases (5).

Alumni In The Korea Baseball Organization

  • LHP Bong Jung-keun faced three batters in relief.  His line: 0.1 IP, 1 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO, 1 WP.

Boxscore: Georgia Tech 5, Clemson 4 (10 innings)

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      April 26, 2015 at Russ Chandler Stadium

Clemson 4 (23-21,12-11 ACC)
Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Eli White ss.............  5  0  0  0   0  2  1  5   2
Steven Duggar rf.........  4  2  3  1   1  0  2  0   0
Tyler Krieger 2b.........  4  0  0  0   0  2  2  3   0
Reed Rohlman lf..........  5  0  2  1   0  1  2  0   1
Chris Okey c.............  4  1  1  0   0  0  5  2   3
Chase Pinder dh..........  4  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0
Tyler Slaton cf..........  4  0  0  0   0  0  2  0   0
Weston Wilson 3b.........  4  1  2  2   0  1  1  4   0
Andrew Cox 1b............  4  0  1  0   0  1 14  0   1
Brody Koerner p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Jake Long p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  2   0
 Clate Schmidt p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 38  4 10  4   1  7 29 16   7

Georgia Tech 5 (26-17,11-13 ACC)
Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
------------------------------------------------------
Keenan Innis cf..........  5  0  0  0   0  0  4  0   2
Wade Bailey 2b...........  4  2  2  0   0  0  1  1   1
Matt Gonzalez 3b.........  5  1  2  2   0  2  1  0   0
A.J. Murray rf...........  2  1  0  0   3  0  3  1   0
Kel Johnson dh...........  5  0  0  0   0  3  0  0   2
Thomas Smith 1b..........  3  1  2  1   2  0  7  1   0
Connor Justus ss.........  5  0  2  1   0  0  3  4   2
Ryan Peurifoy lf.........  4  0  1  1   0  1  5  0   0
Arden Pabst c............  3  0  0  0   1  1  6  1   1
Brandon Gold p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Zac Ryan p..............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 36  5  9  5   6  7 30  8  10

Score by Innings                      R  H  E
---------------------------------------------
Clemson............. 010 020 000 1 -  4 10  1
Georgia Tech........ 200 010 000 2 -  5  9  0
---------------------------------------------

Two outs when winning run scored.

E - KRIEGER(1). DP - Georgia Tech 2. LOB - Clemson 7; Georgia Tech 10. 
2B - WILSON(4); Bailey, W 2(9). HR - DUGGAR(3); WILSON(5); Gonzalez, M(4). 
HBP - KRIEGER; OKEY; Bailey, W. SH - Peurifoy, R(2).

Clemson                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
--------------------------------------------------
Brody Koerner.......  5.0  5  3  3  4  6 19 25  92
Jake Long...........  4.0  1  0  0  1  0 12 13  50
Clate Schmidt.......  0.2  3  2  2  1  1  5  6  18

Georgia Tech           IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
--------------------------------------------------
Brandon Gold........  9.0  8  3  3  1  7 34 36 105
Zac Ryan............  1.0  2  1  1  0  0  4  5  14

Win - Ryan, Z (7-1).  Loss - SCHMIDT (1-2).
WP - KOERNER 2(9); LONG(2); SCHMIDT(7). HBP - by KOERNER (Bailey, W); 
by Gold, B (OKEY); by Ryan, Z (KRIEGER). 
Pitches/strikes: KOERNER 92/57; LONG 50/30; SCHMIDT 18/11; 
Gold, B 105/72; Ryan, Z 14/8.
Umpires - HP: John Haggerty  1B: Craig Alden  3B: Olindo Mattia
Start: 1:05 pm   Time: 2:45   Attendance: 1791
Weather: Partly sunny, 75 degrees, wind 7 to RF

Alumni In The Pros: Saturday Action

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April 25, 2015 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • Rockies’ CF/LF Charlie Blackmon (.278) went 2-for-5 with an RBI single.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.254) was 3-for-4 with a solo home run (8).

Mark Teixeira

Mark Teixeira

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.209) went 1-for-4 with a double.

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

  • CF Brandon Boggs (.375) went 2-for-4 including an RBI infield hit and a strikeout.
  • LHP Sam Clay faced eight batters in relief.  His line: 2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 2 SO.
  • 2B Derek Dietrich (.304) went 0-for-3 with an HBP and a strikeout.
  • DH Zane Evans (.250) was 0-for-3 with a walk.
  • RF Daniel Palka (.288) went 0-for-2 with two walks.
  • 2B Eric Patterson (.000) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • 3B Matt Skole (.218) went 1-for-4 with a two-run single.
  • LF Kyle Wren (.220) was 1-for-5 with two strikeouts and a stolen base (3).  See story.

 

Boxscore 04/25/15: Clemson 11, Georgia Tech 3

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      April 25, 2015 at Russ Chandler Stadium

Clemson 11 (23-20,12-10 ACC)
Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Eli White ss.............  4  4  3  4   1  1  0  4   0
Steven Duggar rf.........  4  0  1  4   1  0  4  0   0
Tyler Krieger 2b.........  4  1  2  1   1  0  0  0   0
 Adam Renwick 2b.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Reed Rohlman lf..........  4  0  1  0   1  0  3  0   3
 Drew Wharton ph/lf......  1  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   3
Chris Okey c.............  3  1  1  0   2  0  9  0   2
Chase Pinder dh..........  3  0  1  0   1  1  0  0   0
 Robert Jolly ph.........  1  1  1  0   0  0  0  0   0
Tyler Slaton cf..........  3  1  1  0   1  0  3  0   1
Weston Wilson 3b.........  3  1  0  0   2  2  0  2   2
Andrew Cox 1b............  5  2  2  1   0  0  7  1   0
Zack Erwin p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Clate Schmidt p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 35 11 13 10  10  5 27  7  11

Georgia Tech 3 (25-17,10-13 ACC)
Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
------------------------------------------------------
Daniel Spingola cf.......  2  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   2
 Grant Wruble rf.........  1  0  0  0   0  1  1  0   0
 Blake Jackson ph/3b.....  0  0  0  1   0  0  1  1   0
Wade Bailey 2b...........  4  0  0  0   0  1  3  4   1
Matt Gonzalez 3b/lf......  4  1  1  0   0  2  0  4   0
A.J. Murray c............  4  1  2  2   0  0  5  2   0
Kel Johnson dh...........  4  0  0  0   0  3  0  0   1
Thomas Smith 1b..........  3  0  0  0   1  0  7  0   0
Keenan Innis lf/cf.......  4  0  1  0   0  2  4  0   0
Connor Justus ss.........  4  1  2  0   0  0  2  1   1
Ryan Peurifoy rf/lf......  4  0  2  0   0  0  2  1   1
Cole Pitts p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Ben Parr p..............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Matthew Gorst p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Tanner Shelton p........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Joe Wiseman p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Cory Pope p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 34  3  8  3   1  9 27 13   6

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
-------------------------------------------
Clemson............. 003 010 133 - 11 13  1
Georgia Tech........ 100 001 100 -  3  8  0
-------------------------------------------

E - SLATON(1). DP - Georgia Tech 1. LOB - Clemson 11; Georgia Tech 6. 
2B - Murray, A(14). 3B - WHITE(3). HR - WHITE 2(3); KRIEGER(1); Murray, A(10).
HBP - WHITE; RENWICK. SH - SLATON(5). SF - DUGGAR(7); Jackson, B(1). 
CS - WHITE(5).

Clemson                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
--------------------------------------------------
Zack Erwin..........  7.0  7  3  3  1  7 27 29  98
Clate Schmidt.......  2.0  1  0  0  0  2  7  7  20

Georgia Tech           IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
--------------------------------------------------
Cole Pitts..........  4.1  4  4  4  4  3 16 20  79
Ben Parr............  2.1  3  1  1  2  0  8 11  39
Matthew Gorst.......  1.0  2  3  3  2  0  3  6  23
Tanner Shelton......  0.1  1  0  0  1  0  2  3   9
Joe Wiseman.........  0.2  3  3  3  1  1  5  8  28
Cory Pope...........  0.1  0  0  0  0  1  1  1   6

Win - ERWIN (4-3).  Loss - Pitts, C (0-5). 
WP - Pitts, C(9); Shelton, T(3). HBP - by J.Wiseman 2 (WHITE, RENWICK). 
PB - Murray, A(3). Pitches/strikes: ERWIN 98/69; SCHMIDT 20/17;
Pitts, C 79/43; Parr, B 39/19; Gorst, M 23/12; Shelton, T 9/3; Wiseman, J 28/15;
Pope, C 6/3.
Umpires - HP: Olindo Mattia  1B: John Haggerty  3B: Craig Alden
Start: 3:05 pm   Time: 3:13   Attendance: 1257
Weather: Overcast, 80*, wind 7 to RF

Boxscore 04/24/15: Georgia Tech 4, Clemson 2

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      April 24, 2015 at Russ Chandler Stadium

Clemson 2 (22-20,11-10 ACC)
Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Eli White ss.............  4  0  1  0   0  1  0  3   0
Steven Duggar rf.........  2  0  0  0   2  0  1  0   0
Tyler Krieger 2b.........  4  0  1  0   0  0  2  3   2
Reed Rohlman lf..........  4  0  0  0   0  1  2  0   1
Chris Okey c.............  2  1  0  0   2  0 10  0   0
Chase Pinder dh..........  3  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   0
Tyler Slaton cf..........  2  0  1  0   0  1  3  0   0
Glenn Batson 3b..........  2  1  1  1   0  0  0  0   0
Andrew Cox 1b............  3  0  1  1   0  0  6  0   1
Matthew Crownover p......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Taylor Vetzel p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Pat Krall p.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 26  2  5  2   4  4 24  6   5

Georgia Tech 4 (25-16,10-12 ACC)
Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Daniel Spingola cf.......  4  1  0  0   1  0  2  2   2
Wade Bailey 2b...........  4  0  2  0   0  0  0  3   0
Matt Gonzalez 3b.........  3  1  1  1   1  0  2  2   0
A.J. Murray c............  4  1  2  0   0  1  6  0   3
Kel Johnson dh...........  3  0  0  0   0  2  0  0   2
 Grant Wruble ph.........  1  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   0
Thomas Smith 1b..........  4  1  2  2   0  1  8  0   0
Keenan Innis lf..........  3  0  0  0   0  1  3  0   0
Connor Justus ss.........  3  0  0  0   1  2  2  4   1
Ryan Peurifoy rf.........  4  0  1  1   0  2  4  0   1
Jonathan King p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Matt Phillips p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Zac Ryan p..............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 33  4  8  4   3 10 27 12   9

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
-------------------------------------------
Clemson............. 010 010 000 -  2  5  1
Georgia Tech........ 000 010 03X -  4  8  1
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E - BATSON(3); Murray, A(3). DP - Georgia Tech 2. 
LOB - Clemson 5; Georgia Tech 9. 2B - BATSON(6). 
HBP - SLATON; Innis, K. SH - SLATON(4). SF - BATSON.
SB - COX(3); Gonzalez, M(7); Smith, T(10). 
Reached on CI - PINDER.

Clemson                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
--------------------------------------------------
Matthew Crownover...  7.0  5  2  1  2  9 27 30 114
Taylor Vetzel.......  0.1  2  2  2  0  1  3  3  14
Pat Krall...........  0.2  1  0  0  1  0  3  4  18

Georgia Tech           IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
--------------------------------------------------
Jonathan King.......  6.2  4  2  1  3  2 20 27  97
Matt Phillips.......  0.1  1  0  0  1  0  1  2   9
Zac Ryan............  2.0  0  0  0  0  2  5  5  20

Phillips faced one batter in the 8th.
Crownover faced one batter in the 8th.

Win - Ryan, Z (6-1).  Loss - VETZEL (1-3).
WP - VETZEL(1). HBP - by CROWNOVER (Innis, K); by King, J (SLATON). CI - Murray.
Pitches/strikes: CROWNOVER 114/83; VETZEL 14/8; KRALL 18/9; King, J 97/55;
Phillips, M 9/4; Ryan, Z 20/16.
Umpires - HP: Craig Alden  1B: Olindo Mattia  3B: John Haggerty
Start: 7:05 pm   Time: 2:51   Attendance: 1825
Weather: Clear, 75*, wind 3 to LF