Baseball: Summer League Update #2
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Throughout the summer WVUsports.com will provide weekly updates of how current team members are doing in their respective summer leagues.
This is the second addition, featuring updates from the start of summer collegiate leagues through games on Sunday, June 10.
Nate Antone, Lorain County Ironmen, Prospect League
Antone has been swinging a hot bat for the Ironmen, batting .348 (16-for-46) in 11 games with six runs, two doubles, three homers and 11 RBIs. He has recorded seven multi-hit and three multi-RBI games.
In his second game of the season on May 30, Antone went 2-for-5 with two runs, two homers and four RBIs, while he had a 3-for-5 outing with two runs, one double and three RBIs on June 7.
Antone also pitched in an 11-5 win over Richmond on May 30, allowing one run on three hits in three innings on the mound.
Zach Bargeron, Front Royal Cardinals, Valley Baseball League
After continuously improving last season in his starts, Bargeron has continued to pitch strong through his first two starts of the summer season. The left-hander is 2-0 with a 0.60 ERA in 15 innings, allowing just one earned run on eight hits with 13 strikeouts.
Bargeron went seven innings of shutout ball, allowing three hits and striking out seven against Woodstock on June 3. He followed that up with an eight inning performance on June 10, allowing one earned runs on five hits with six strikeouts.
Ryan Bennett, Winchester Royals, Valley Baseball League
After redshirting last season, Bennett has played in four games, starting two, for Winchester this season. The infielder is 3-for-9 (.333) with one run and three RBIs.
Bobby Boyd, Matsu Miners, Alaska Baseball League
Boyd and the Miners open play on June 14 against the Chugiak Chinooks.
Alan Filauro, Winchester Royals, Valley Baseball League
Filauro has had three starts for the Royals and has been productive in all three games, batting 5-for-12 (.417) with four runs, one double and three RBIs. Filauro went 2-for-5 with three runs in a 16-5 win over Luray on June 9.
Billy Fleming, Front Royal Cardinals, Valley Baseball League
Fleming has been in a slump to start the season for the Cardinals, playing in eight games with seven starts and batting 3-for-28 with four runs. Fleming had his best performance in a 12-2 win over Strasburg on June 10, batting 2-for-6 with two runs.
Justin Fox, Winchester Royals, Valley Baseball League
Fox has played in four games for the Royals, hitting a home run in his first game of the season. Fox is batting 6-for-13 (.462) with four runs, one double, one homer and three RBIs. On June 10 against Haymarket, he batted 3-for-5 with a run while playing left field.
Josh Harlow, Front Royal Cardinals, Valley Baseball League
Harlow has seen four relief appearances with a 3.60 ERA in four innings. Harlow has allowed two earned runs on four hits with eight strikeouts. Harlow had a scoreless ninth inning, striking out two, in relief of Bargeron on June 10.
Jared Hill, Licking County Settlers, Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League
Jared Hills has yet to see action for the Settlers, who have just played three games so far this summer.
Stu Jeck, Nevada Griffins, M.I.N.K. College Baseball League
Jeck has seen action in four games for the Griffins in the Midwest, batting .273 (3-for-11) with one run and two RBIs. Jeck went 2-for-5 with one run and an RBI against the Ozark Generals on June 6.
Ryan McBroom, Haymarket Senators, Valley Baseball League
After a breakout season for the Mountaineers in 2012, McBroom has continued his hot bat in the cleanup role for Haymarket. McBroom is batting .391 (9-for-23) with two runs, two doubles and one RBI for the Senators. Known for his outstanding fielding, McBroom has not committed an error at first base through six games.
McBroom also pitched one game in relief, pitching a perfect inning and retiring the side with three strikeouts.
Maverick Myers, Monmouth Monarchs, Atlantic Baseball Confederation Collegiate League
Myers has seen action in four games for Monmouth and is batting 2-for-16 with one run and one RBI.
Max Nogay, Marauders, Myrtle Beach Collegiate Summer Baseball League
There are no current stats available for Nogay.
John Polonius, Laconia Muskrats, New England Collegiate Baseball League
Polonius opened his summer season on June 8 and it did not take him long to find his stride, batting 2-for-2 with a home run and four RBIs on opening night.
Through three games Polonius is 5-for-11 (.455) with two runs, one double, one home run and six RBIs.
Chris Rasky, Butler BlueSox, Prospect League
Rasky has been playing center field for the BlueSox, where he is batting .256 (10-for-39) in 12 games with eight runs, one double, one triple, one homer and six RBIs.
Rasky’s best game to date was on June 5, going 2-for-3 with a homer, two RBIs and a walk.
Tyler Steele-Worsham, Marauders, Myrtle Beach Collegiate Summer Baseball League
There are no current stats available for Steele-Worsham.
Ryan Tezak, Forest City Owls, Coastal Plains League
After pitching eight innings of relief in WVU’s final game this season, Tezak’s first two appearances for Forest City have been starts, his first since high school. Currently Tezak has a 0-0 record with a 2.45 ERA in 11 innings pitched. He has allowed three runs on nine hits with nine strikeouts.
Tezak earned no-decisions in each start, pitching five innings against Columbia on June 1 and six innings against Florence on June 7. Against Columbia he allowed two runs on four hits, but walked seven and struck out three. Tezak brought down the walks to one against Florence and struck out six while allowing one run on six hits.
Brady Wilson, Winchester Royals, Valley Baseball League
Wilson is batting .200 (3-for-15) in four games for Winchester with two runs, three RBIs and two stolen bases.
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