David Cloninger

Gamecocks in pro baseball

Michael Roth was called up to the majors for the first time this season last week.
Michael Roth was called up to the majors for the first time this season last week. gmelendez@thestate.com

Catching up with USC’s professional baseball alumni

THE SHOW

Jackie Bradley Jr., OF, Boston

Promoted from Triple-A Pawtucket last week. Hitting .111 with one homer and three RBIs in 19 games.

Sam Dyson, RHP, Texas

Traded from Miami last week. Is 3-4 with a 3.77 ERA. Has struck out 41 and walked 17 in 45 1-3 innings.

Steve Pearce, OF, Baltimore

On 15-day disabled list with an oblique strain. Hitting .227 with seven homers and 24 RBIs in 58 games. Has stolen one base.

Michael Roth, LHP, Cleveland

Promoted from Triple-A Columbus last week. Has not appeared in a game yet.

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto

Hitting .228 with nine homers and 29 RBIs in 82 games.

MINOR LEAGUES

Evan Beal, RHP, Single-A Advanced Wilmington (Kansas City)

Is 0-1 with a 2.25 ERA. Has struck out seven and walked one in eight innings.

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

Is 5-3 with four saves and a 3.04 ERA. Has struck out 46 and walked 21 in 50 1-3 innings.

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

Hitting .271 with four homers and 29 RBIs in 68 games.

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

Hitting .249 with five homers and 31 RBIs in 94 games. Has stolen 33 bases.

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

Hitting .181 with three homers and 16 RBIs in 66 games.

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

Is 2-1 with a 2.02 ERA. Has struck out 24 and walked 13 in 35 2-3 innings.

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

Hitting .326 with two homers and 21 RBIs in 35 games.

Evan Marzilli, OF, Arizona League D-Backs (Arizona)

On rehab assignment from Triple-A Reno. Hitting .368 with no homers and no RBIs in seven games. Has stolen two bases.

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

Hitting .284 with four homers and 30 RBIs in 102 games. Has stolen 24 bases.

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

Is 3-4 with a 3.38 ERA. Has struck out 42 and walked 14 in 58 2-3 innings.

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

Hitting .247 with three homers and 45 RBIs in 98 games. Has stolen eight bases.

Max Schrock, SS, Single-A Short Season Auburn (Washington)

Hitting .262 with no homers and four RBIs in 19 games. Has stolen two bases.

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

Is 7-7 with a 3.47 ERA. Has struck out 73 and walked 14 in 96 innings.

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

On temporary inactive list. Hitting .133 with no homers and three RBIs in eight games.

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

Hitting .266 with 11 homers and 48 RBIs in 101 games.

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

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

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

Is 2-1 with a 2.88 ERA. Has struck out 17 and walked three in 25 innings.

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