This week on the Dugout Report, we focus on the Mountaineers in the MiLB and the MLB from 6/17/16-6/23/16
Cameron O’Brien, Bluefield BlueJays, Single A Rookie (BlueJays)
O’Brien was signed to a MiLB contract with the Bluefield Blue Jays this week. The Bluejays are apart of the Appalachian league and are located in Bluefield, VA, which is right near the state line of West Virginia so O’Brien will have that Mountaineer support everywhere while playing with Bluefield.
Taylor Munden- Batavia Muckdogs, Single A (Marlins).
Munden saw action a few times this week in road series. In a 2 game road trip to start the season, Munden faced Auburn. Munden on 6/17 went up to bat 3 times and went 1-3, then on 6/18 never saw any pitches but had one run. The next day Munden returned to his college home town to face the West Virginia Black Bears. On 6/19 Munden went 0-3 and then on 6/21 Munden went 0-4.
Sean Carley- Charleston RiverDogs, Single A (Yankees)
Carley saw action once this week for the RiverDogs. In a game on 6/24, Carley pitched for 2.1 innings against Rome and allowed 6 hits and 3 runs while striking out 1.
Bobby Boyd- Lancaster Jayhawks, Single A Advanced (Astros)
Boyd saw action three times this week for Lancaster in a home series facing Bakerfield. On 6/17, Boy went 0-3 and struck out twice while on 6/18 he went 3-5 with 1 run an 2 RBI’s. On 6/24, Boyd started a home series versus Lake Elsinore and went 2-5 with 1 home run, 2 RBI’s and 1 run.
Harrison Musgraves- Albuquerque Isotopes, Triple A (Rockies)
Musgraves saw the mound twice this week for the Isotopes. In a game at home facing Reno, Musgraves pitched 5.0 innings while allowing 6 hits and 4 runs while striking out 6. On 6/22 Musgraves faced Fresno and allowed 6 hits and 2 runs in 6.0 innings while striking out 4
John Means- Bowie Baysox, Double A (Orioles)
Means saw action once this week against Erie. Means pitched 4.2 innings and allowed 8 hits and 4 runs while striking out 1.
Corey Walter- Midland Rockhounds, Double A (Athletics)
Walter also saw action once this week against Frisco. Walter pitched 5.0 innings and allowed 2 hits 0 runs and struck out 2.
Ryan McBroom- Dunedin Blue Jays, Single A Advanced (BlueJays)
McBroom saw action multiple times this week for Dunedin. On 6/20, McBroom went 2-4, 6/21, McBroom went 3-4 with 1 run and 2 RBI’s. On 6/22 McBroom finished up going 1-4 and 2 RBI’s. On 6/23, McBroom started an away series versus Tampa. In the game he went 0-3 with 1 RBI.
David Carpenter- Salt Lake Bees, Triple A (Angles)
Carpenter saw the mound twice this week. On 6/18, Carpenter pitched 0.2 innings with no action after that and then on 6/19 pitched 1.0 inning and struck out 2 batters.
Blake Smith, Orem Owlz, Single A Rookie (Angles)
Smith saw his first action of his MiLB career on 6/20 after being drafted by the Angles organization during the 2016 MLB Draft. On 6/20, Smith pitched 10 inning and allowed 1 hit and 1 run while striking out 1 in the debut.
Jedd Gyorko- St.Louis Cardinals, MLB
Gyorko saw action 2 times this week. In a home game versus the Rangers, Gyorko went 1-3 and struck out once. On 6/20, Gyorko went 1-1.