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Gamecocks in MLB/MiLB Weekly Update

Each week we’ll look at how former South Carolina baseball players are doing in the major and minor leagues

MLB: Toronto Blue Jays at Houston Astros Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports

As teams gear up for their late-season pushes toward the playoffs, it’s time for our weekly look at how some former South Carolina baseball players are doing in the pros.

First, the guys playing for MLB teams:

Jackie Bradley Jr. - Boston Red Sox
In 94 games, has a batting average of .259, with 90 hits and 43 RBI
Batting average ⬇️ since last week

Sam Dyson - San Francisco Giants
In 38 appearances, has pitched 39 innings with an ERA of 6.00
ERA ⬇️ since last week

Whit Merrifield - Kansas City Royals
In 93 games, has a batting average of .294, with 108 hits and 49 RBI
Batting average ⬇️ since last week

Jordan Montgomery - New York Yankees
In 21 starts, has pitched 115.2 innings with an ERA of 4.05
ERA ⬇️ since last week

Steve Pearce - Toronto Blue Jays
In 65 games, has a batting average of .261, with 55 hits and 32 RBI
Batting average ⬆️ since last week

Justin Smoak - Toronto Blue Jays
In 110 games, has a batting average of .299, with 115 hits and 76 RBI
Batting average ⬇️ since last week

And now the guys playing minor league ball:

Evan Beal - Greensboro Grasshoppers (Single A, Miami Marlins)
In 19 appearances, has pitched 25.1 innings with an ERA of 2.84
ERA ⬇️ since last week

Gene Cone - Columbia Fireflies (Single A, New York Mets)
In 68 games, has a batting average of .243, with 61 hits and 25 RBI
Batting average same as last week, currently on the DL

Tanner English - Fort Myers Miracle (Single A Advanced, Minnesota Twins)
In 96 games, has a batting average of .194, with 58 hits and 37 RBI
Batting average ⬆️ since last week

Grayson Greiner - Erie SeaWolves (Double A, Detroit Tigers)
In 77 games, has a batting average of .248, with 65 hits and 36 RBI
Batting average ⬇️ since last week

Kyle Martin - Reading Fightin Phils (Double A, Philadelphia Phillies)
In 99 games, has a batting average of .192, with 67 hits and 56 RBI
Batting average ⬆️ since last week

Evan Marzilli - Reno Aces (Triple A, Arizona Diamondbacks)
In 101 games, has a batting average of .251, with 79 hits and 22 RBI
Batting average ⬇️ since last week

Marcus Mooney - Rome Braves (Single A, Atlanta Braves)
In 91 games, has a batting average of .229, with 78 hits and 23 RBI
Batting average ⬇️ since last week

Peter Mooney - New Orleans Baby Cakes (Triple A, Miami Marlins)
In 95 games, has a batting average of .215, with 68 hits and 26 RBI
Batting average ⬇️ since last week

Joey Pankake - Lakeland Flying Tigers (Single A Advanced, Detroit Tigers)
In 64 games, has a batting average of .192, with 43 hits and 19 RBI
Batting average same as last week, currently on the DL

Michael Roth - Durham Bulls (Triple A, Tampa Bay Rays)
In 16 starts and 21 appearances total, has pitched 94.2 innings with an ERA of 4.56
ERA ⬇️ since last week

Max Schrock - Midland RockHounds (Double A, Oakland A’s)
In 84 games, has a batting average of .319, with 105 hits and 40 RBI
Batting average ⬆️ since last week

Joel Seddon - Midland RockHounds (Double A, Oakland A’s)
In 7 starts and 26 appearances total, has pitched 85.1 innings with an ERA of 4.96
ERA ⬆️ since last week

Dom Thompson-Williams - Staten Island Yankees (Short-Season A, New York Yankees)
In 41 games, has a batting average of .277, with 39 hits and 22 RBI
Batting average ⬆️ since last week

Christian Walker - Reno Aces (Triple A, Arizona Diamondbacks)
In 108 games, has a batting average of .305, with 128 hits and 102 RBI
Batting average ⬇️ since last week

Braden Webb - Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Single A, Milwaukee Brewers)
In 9 starts and 17 appearances total, has pitched 60 innings with an ERA of 4.95
ERA ⬆️ since last week, recently came off the DL

Tyler Webb - Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Triple A, Milwaukee Brewers)
In 28 appearances, has pitched 42 innings with an ERA of 3.86
ERA ⬇️ since last week

Taylor Widener - Tampa Yankees (Single A Advanced, New York Yankees)
In 22 starts, has pitched 99.1 innings with an ERA of 3.99
ERA ⬆️ since last week

Jack Wynkoop - Hartford Yard Goats (Double A, Colorado Rockies)
In 19 starts (including a complete game), has pitched 116 innings with an ERA of 4.73
ERA ⬆️ since last week, recently came off the DL