Mountaineers In The Pros: July 28


BASEBALL BLOG
By Grant Dovey for WVUsports.com
July 28, 2014 11:00 AM

David Carpenter is back to his usual self as the setup man for the Braves, while Ryan McBroom was named to the Northwest League All-Star team. Also, Billy Fleming has started his pro career.

Vince Belnome | Bobby Boyd | Grant Buckner | Sean Carley | David Carpenter | Billy Fleming | 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 missed two starts last week due to a strained back, but is now back in the lineup. He had one multi-hit game. In the New York-Penn League rankings, Boyd is No. 2 in batting average, No. 3 in on-base percentage, No. 7 in hits and No. 10 in stolen bases.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


 

Sean Carley
Staten Island Yankees (SS)
New York Yankees
RHP - 6-4 - 230
Melbourne, Fla.
Carley made one appearance last week, taking the loss. Carley allowed seven runs, six earned, on seven hits in 0.1 innings pitched.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


 

GCL Yankees (GCL)
New York Yankees
2B - 6-1 - 200
Churchville, Pa.
Fleming signed with the Yankees last week after a stellar Cape Cod season. Fleming recorded four hits in his first two games with two runs and one RBI.

Fleming Signs With Yankees

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


 

Ryan McBroom
Vancouver Canadians (SS)
Toronto Blue Jays
1B - 6-3 - 220
Fredericksburg, Va.
McBroom played in seven games last week, recording four multi-hit games with two doubles and five RBI. In the Northwest League rankings, McBroom is No. 3 in RBI, No. 4 in slugging percentage, No. 5 in home runs, No. 5 in doubles and No. 6 in batting average.

McBroom Excelling Pro Ball

McBroom Named a Northwest League All-Star

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


 

John Means
Aberdeen IronBirds (SS)
Baltimore Orioles
LHP - 6-3 - 195
Olathe, Kan.
Means had two starts last week, going 3.1 innings in each outing. On July 21, he was issued a loss, allowing five runs on nine hits with two strikeouts. He picked up a no-decision on July 27, allowing two runs on four hits with three strikeouts.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


 

Harrison Musgrave
Grand Junction Rockies (SS)
Colorado Rockies
LHP - 6-1 - 205
Bridgeport, W.Va.
Musgrave picked up his first pro win last week, allowing no runs on four hits with five strikeouts in 5.0 innings.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


 

Corey Walter
Vermont Lake Monsters (SS)
Oakland Athletics
RHP - 6-3 - 215
Wheeling, W.Va.
Walter pitched in two games last week, allowing two runs on three hits in 1.2 innings. He also struck out one.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


In the Majors

 

David Carpenter
Atlanta Braves
RHP - 6-2 - 230
Fairmont, W.Va.
Carpenter has returned to top form with two appearances last week, striking out four in 3.0 innings of no-hit ball.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


 

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. Gyorko played in four rehab games with El Paso (AAA) last week, recording a hit in each game with two doubles, one home run and five RBI. It is expected that Gyorko will be activated from the DL today.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


Triple-A

 

Vince Belnome
Durham Bulls
INF/DH - 5-11 - 205
Coatesville, Pa.
Belnome had three multi-hit games last week, including two home runs and three RBI.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


Single-A

 

Grant Buckner
Winston-Salem Dash (A+)
Chicago White Sox
1B/OF - 6-2 - 225
Elkview, W.Va.
Buckner played in four games last week, recording a hit in each game. He went 3-for-3 with one homer and four RBI on July 27.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27


 

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

Stats from 7/21-7/27


 

Ryan Tuntland
Augusta Greenjackets (A)
San Francisco Giants
1B/3B - 6-1 - 190
Des Plaines, Ill.
Tuntland has been on the 7-day disabled list since July 5.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 7/21-7/27

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