David Cloninger

Gamecocks in Pro Baseball

Toronto Blue Jays’ Justin Smoak
Toronto Blue Jays’ Justin Smoak AP

Catching up with South Carolina’s professional baseball alumni:

THE SHOW

Jackie Bradley Jr., OF, Boston

Hitting .133 with one homer and two RBIs in 14 games.

Sam Dyson, RHP, Miami

Is 3-3 with a 3.62 ERA. Has struck out 36 and walked 15 in 37 1-3 innings.

Steve Pearce, OF, Baltimore

Hitting .233 with six homers and 23 RBIs in 53 games. Has stolen one base.

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto

Hitting .256 with eight homers and 25 RBIs in 64 games.

MINOR LEAGUES

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

Is 1-1 with five saves and a 1.97 ERA. Has struck out 27 and walked 17 in 32 innings.

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

Is 5-3 with two saves and a 3.00 ERA. Has struck out 36 and walked 15 in 42 innings.

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

Hitting .283 with three homers and 25 RBIs in 49 games.

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

Hitting .230 with two homers and 17 RBIs in 69 games. Has stolen 25 bases.

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

Hitting .184 with three homers and 14 RBIs in 50 games.

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

Is 1-1 with a 1.69 ERA. Has struck out 17 and walked nine in 21 1-3 innings.

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

Hitting .325 with one homer and six RBIs in 10 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 .283 with three homers and 20 RBIs in 78games. Has stolen 18 bases.

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

Is 1-3 with a 3.34 ERA. Has struck out 26 and walked six in 29 2-3 innings.

Steven Neff, OF

Released from Single-A Short Season Salem-Keizer (San Francisco) last week. Hit .133 with no homers and one RBI in 14 games.

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

Hitting .245 with two homers and 38 RBIs in 75 games. Has stolen six bases.

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

Is 6-4 with a 4.02 ERA. Has struck out 56 and walked 29 in 94 innings.

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

Is 6-4 with a 3.33 ERA. Has struck out 62 and walked 11 in 81 innings.

Steven Tolleson, 2B, Triple-A Buffalo (Toronto)

Demoted from Toronto last week. Hitting .133 with no homers and three RBIs in eight games.

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

Hitting .268 with five homers and 28 RBIs in 77 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 six and walked one in seven innings.

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