David Cloninger

Gamecocks in Pro Baseball

Boston Red Sox right fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. (25)
Boston Red Sox right fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. (25) USA TODAY Sports

Catching up with South Carolina’s professional baseball alumni.

THE SHOW

Jackie Bradley Jr., OF, Boston

Promoted from Triple-A Pawtucket last week. Hitting .120 with no homers and one RBI in 10 games.

Sam Dyson, RHP, Miami

Is 3-3 with a 3.86 ERA. Has struck out 33 and walked 14 in 35 innings.

Steve Pearce, OF, Baltimore

Hitting .216 with six homers and 22 RBIs in 50 games. Has stolen one base.

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto

Hitting .243 with five homers and 21 RBIs in 61 games.

Steven Tolleson, 2B, Toronto

On the 15-day disabled list with a groin injury. Hitting .268 with no homers and three RBIs in 19 games. Has stolen two bases.

MINOR LEAGUES

Evan Beal, RHP, Single-A Lexington (Kansas City)

Is 1-1 with four saves and a 2.17 ERA. Has struck out 27 and walked 16 in 29 innings.

Blake Cooper, RHP, Triple-A Iowa (Chicago Cubs)

Is 5-2 with two saves and a 3.38 ERA. Has struck out 31 and walked 15 in 37 1-3 innings.

LB Dantzler, 1B, Single-A Advanced Dunedin (Toronto)

Hitting .301 with three homers and 24 RBIs in 44 games.

Tanner English, OF, Single-A Cedar Rapids (Minnesota)

Hitting .234 with two homers and 16 RBIs in 63 games. Has stolen 21 bases.

Grayson Greiner, C, Single-A Advanced Lakeland (Detroit)

Hitting .166 with three homers and 14 RBIs in 44 games.

Bryan Harper, LHP, Double-A Harrisburg (Washington)

Is 1-1 with a 1.86 ERA. Has struck out 15 and walked nine in 19 1-3 innings.

Kyle Martin, 1B, Single-A Lakewood (Philadelphia)

Hitting .313 with one homer and five RBIs in four games.

Evan Marzilli, OF, Triple-A Reno (Arizona)

On seven-day disabled list. Hitting .300 with no homers and two RBIs in nine games. Has stolen one base.

Whit Merrifield, OF, Triple-A Omaha (Kansas City)

Hitting .273 with two homers and 16 RBIs in 71 games. Has stolen 16 bases.

Jordan Montgomery, LHP, Single-A Advanced Tampa (New York Yankees)

Is 1-2 with a 3.04 ERA. Has struck out 19 and walked three in 23 2-3 innings.

Steven Neff, OF, Single-A Short Season Salem-Keizer (San Francisco)

Hitting .278 with no homers and one RBI in five games.

Joey Pankake, 3B, Single-A West Michigan (Detroit)

Hitting .250 with two homers and 35 RBIs in 69 games. Has stolen six bases.

Michael Roth, LHP, Triple-A Columbus (Cleveland)

Is 6-4 with a 3.74 ERA. Has struck out 52 and walked 27 in 89 innings.

Joel Seddon, RHP, Single-A Advanced Stockton (Oakland)

Is 5-4 with a 3.53 ERA. Has struck out 54 and walked 11 in 74 innings.

Christian Walker, 1B, Triple-A Norfolk (Baltimore)

Hitting .273 with four homers and 26 RBIs in 71 games.

Tyler Webb, LHP, Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (New York Yankees)

On the seven-day disabled list. Is 2-3 with two saves and a 2.84 ERA. Has struck out 41 and walked 11 in 38 innings.

Jack Wynkoop, LHP, Single-A Short Season Boise (Colorado)

Is 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA. Has struck out two and walked none in three innings.

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