Mountaineers In The Pros: August 18


By Grant Dovey for WVUsports.com
August 18, 2014 11:26 AM
Vince Belnome was called up to the big leagues for the third time this season, while Corey Walter has continued his stellar relief efforts. David Carpenter played in four games for the Braves last week, not allowing a hit.

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
Quad Cities River Bandits (A)
Houston Astros
CF - 5-9 - 180
Silver Spring, Md.
Boyd had a hit in four of six games last week, including one multi-hit game. He also stole five bases.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


 

Sean Carley
Staten Island Yankees (SS)
New York Yankees
RHP - 6-4 - 230
Melbourne, Fla.
Carley picked up his first career win in relief, striking out four in 2.0 innings of perfect relief.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


 

Billy Fleming
GCL Yankees (GCL)
New York Yankees
2B - 6-1 - 200
Churchville, Pa.
It was another strong week for Fleming, who had three multi-hit games and has a .388 batting average for the season.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


 

Ryan McBroom
Vancouver Canadians (SS)
Toronto Blue Jays
1B - 6-3 - 220
Fredericksburg, Va.
McBroom played in seven games last week and had his 14-game hitting streak snapped. In the Northwest League rankings, McBroom is No. 2 in doubles, No. 3 in RBI, No. 6 in slugging percentage, No. 6 in home runs and No. 9 in batting average.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


 

John Means
Aberdeen IronBirds (SS)
Baltimore Orioles
LHP - 6-3 - 195
Olathe, Kan.
Means had one start last week, allowing two runs on five hits with four strikeouts in 5.0 innings.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


 

Harrison Musgrave
Grand Junction Rockies (SS)
Colorado Rockies
LHP - 6-1 - 205
Bridgeport, W.Va.
Musgrave took a no-decision last week, allowing two runs on six hits with five strikeouts in 4.0 innings.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


 

Corey Walter
Vermont Lake Monsters (SS)
Oakland Athletics
RHP - 6-3 - 215
Wheeling, W.Va.
Walter pitched in two games last week, picking up one win. He gave up one hit in 3.0 innings with one strikeout and one walk. He has pitched in 17 games this season, allowing earned runs in only two outings.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


In the Majors

 

Vince Belnome
Durham Bulls
INF/DH - 5-11 - 205
Coatesville, Pa.
Belnome was called up to the Rays for the third time this season. He has yet to get a hit, but drew two walks last week.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


 

David Carpenter
Atlanta Braves
RHP - 6-2 - 230
Fairmont, W.Va.
Carpenter made four appearances. He allowed no runs on no hits with five strikeouts in 3.1 innings.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


 

Jedd Gyorko
San Diego Padres
2B - 5-10 - 210
Morgantown, W.Va.
Gyorko had hits in four games last week, including a 4-for-4 performance with two doubles and one run.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


Double-A

 

Grant Buckner
Birmingham Barons (AA)
Chicago White Sox
1B/OF - 6-2 - 225
Elkview, W.Va.
Buckner was on the disabled list last week with a back strain.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17


Single-A

 

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 8/11-8/17


 

Ryan Tuntland
Augusta Greenjackets (A)
San Francisco Giants
1B/3B - 6-1 - 190
Des Plaines, Ill.
Tuntland played in two games last week, going 1-for-7 with one run.

2014 Season Stats

Stats from 8/11-8/17




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