Mountaineers In The Pros: July 7

By Grant Dovey for
July 07, 2014 11:06 AM

It is time for another edition of Mountaineers In The Pros. It was an exciting week for former Mountaineer baseball players last week. Vince Belnome made his MLB debut with the Tampa Bay Rays, while Sean Carley and Corey Walter each advanced from rookie ball.
Vince Belnome | Bobby Boyd | Grant Buckner | Sean Carley | David Carpenter | Jedd Gyorko | Ryan McBroom | John Means | Harrison Musgrave | John Polonius | Ryan Tuntland | Corey Walter
Players on 2014 Roster
Bobby Boyd
Tri-City ValleyCats (SS)
Houston Astros
CF - 5-9 - 180
Silver Spring, Md.
Boyd had another outstanding week and has reached base in 11 of his last 12 games. In the New York-Penn League rankings, Boyd is No. 3 in batting average and No. 8 in on-base percentage.

2014 Season Stats Stats from 6/30-7/6

Sean Carley
Staten Island Yankees (SS)
New York Yankees
RHP - 6-4 - 230
Melbourne, Fla.
Carley was promoted to the Staten Island Yankees and will make his debut on Monday night.

2014 Season Stats Stats from 6/30-7/69

Ryan McBroom
Vancouver Canadians (SS)
Toronto Blue Jays
1B - 6-3 - 220
Fredericksburg, Va.
It was another good week for McBroom, who had three doubles and four RBIs. In the Northwest League rankings, McBroom is No. 6 in doubles, No. 8 in home runs, No. 12 in RBIs and No. 14 in batting average.

2014 Season Stats Stats from 6/30-7/6

John Means
Aberdeen IronBirds (SS)
Baltimore Orioles
LHP - 6-3 - 195
Olathe, Kan.
Means pitched in two games for Aberdeen, including a start that saw him allow one hit in 2.0 innings with one strikeout.

2014 Season Stats Stats from 6/30-7/6

Harrison Musgrave
Grand Junction Rockies (SS)
Colorado Rockies
LHP - 6-1 - 205
Bridgeport, W.Va.
Musgrave had a tough week, appearing in two games and allowing nine earned runs in 3.2 innings.

2014 Season Stats Stats from 6/30-7/6

Corey Walter
Vermont Lake Monsters (SS)
Oakland Athletics
RHP - 6-3 - 215
Wheeling, W.Va.
Walter was promoted to Vermont and picked up a win in his first outing. Walter allowed one hit in 3.0 innings of relief on July 6.

2014 Season Stats Stats from 6/30-7/6
In the Majors
Vince Belnome
Tampa Bay Rays
INF/DH - 5-11 - 205
Coatesville, Pa.
Belnome made his MLB debut on July 3 for the Rays. He struck out twice in three at bats against the Tigers.

2014 Season Stats Stats from 6/30-7/6

David Carpenter
Atlanta Braves
RHP - 6-2 - 230
Fairmont, W.Va.
Carpenter rejoined the Braves bullpen after being activated from the DL on July 2, but has not made an appearance.

2014 Season Stats

Jedd Gyorko
San Diego Padres
2B - 5-10 - 210
Morgantown, W.Va.
Gyorko has been on the 15-day disabled list since June 19 with plantar fascittis in his left foot. He has begun to hit in the cage for rehab.

2014 Season Stats
Grant Buckner
Winston-Salem Dash (A+)
Chicago White Sox
1B/OF - 6-2 - 225
Elkview, W.Va.
No important notes.

2014 Season Stats Stats from 6/30-7/6

John Polonius
Augusta Greenjackets (A)
San Francisco Giants
INF - 6-1 - 160
Willemstad, Curacao
Polonius was placed on the 7-day disabled list on June 21 after injuring his hand on a slide. He flew to Arizona on June 23 to have his hand examined.

2014 Season Stats

Ryan Tuntland
Augusta Greenjackets (A)
San Francisco Giants
1B/3B - 6-1 - 190
Des Plaines, Ill.
No important notes.

2014 Season Stats Stats from 6/30-7/6
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