June 20, 2011

Spartan Summer Baseball Update – June 20

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Anthony Vacca (Fonthill, Ontario) reached base four times against Brampton and scored four runs to highlight the weekly USC Upstate summer baseball report.

Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League

Kyle McKay (Rockville Express) (Incoming Spartan)

Season Stats: 3 App. (1 start), 0-2, 5.40 ERA, 6.2 IP, 7 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 10 Ks, 8 BB

Weekly Highlight: McKay got out of a 1st and 3rd situation in the top of the first inning in his first start of the summer (June 15).

 

Central Ontario Baseball League

Anthony Vacca (Niagara Metros)

Season Stats: .480 (12-for-25), 7 Runs, 7 RBI, 7 BB (As of June 14)

Weekly Highlight: Vacca delivered a RBI single and reached base three other times via a walk while scoring four runs in Niagara's 14-11 win over Brampton (June 18).

 

Chicago Suburban Baseball League

Tyler Cook (Lexington Snipes)

Season Stats: .231 (9-for-39), 5 Runs, 3 RBI

Weekly Highlight: Cook was 1-for-2 (2 BB) with two runs and one RBI in Lexington's 11-1 win over Chicago (June 18).

 

Coastal Plain League

Chris Knauff (Wilmington Sharks)

Season Stats: 3 App., 0-0, 13.50 ERA, 3.1 IP, 8 H, 8 R, 5 ER, 3 BB

Weekly Highlight: Knauff tossed two frames of shutout baseball in Wilmington's 8-6 win over Florence (June 13).

 

Florida Collegiate Summer League

Austin Liput (Sanford River Rats)

Season Stats: .268 (11-for-41, 3 XBH), 8 RBI, 4 Runs

Weekly Highlight: Liput tallied two hits and one RBI against Winter Park (June 18).

 

Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League

Gaither Bumgardner (Southern Ohio Copperheads)

Season Stats: .000 (0-for-5, BB), 2 Runs, 1 RBI

Weekly Highlight: Bumgardner scored two runs and drove in another in Southern Ohio's 18-6 win over Hamilton.

 

New England Collegiate Baseball League

Scott DeCecco (Danbury Westerners)

Season Stats: DNP

Note: DeCecco was slated to get the start on Wednesday vs. Keene, but the game was postponed due to weather.

 

Southern Collegiate Baseball League

Christian Faust (Statesville Owls)

Season Stats: DNP

Weekly Highlight: DNP

 

Trey Richardson (Carolina Chaos)

Season Stats: .500 (10-for-20, 2 2B), 2 Runs, 2 RBI

Weekly Highlight: Richardson was 2-for-4 at the plate with one RBI in the Chaos' 5-1 win over the Carolina Stingers (June 18).

 

Luke Weber (Statesville Owls)

Season Stats: .136 (3-for-22, 1 2B), 4 Runs, 1 RBI

Weekly Highlight: Weber drew a walk and scored a run against Spartanburg (June 18).

 

Andrew Wyant (Carolina Chaos)

Season Stats: 4 App., 0-0, 5.40 ERA, 6.2 IP, 9 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 7 Ks, 1 BB

Weekly Highlight: Wyant allowed just two hits with two strikeouts over the final 2.1 innings against the Carolina Stingers (June 18).

 

Valley Baseball League

Brody Greer (Rockbridge Rapids)

Season Stats: .179 (5-for-28), 6 Runs, 4 RBI

Weekly Highlight: Greer finished 1-for-2 at the plate with one run scored in Rockbridge's 6-2 win over Haymarket (June 17).

 

Dillon Way (Rockbridge Rapids)

Season Stats: .261 (6-for-23), 6 Runs, 5 RBI

Weekly Highlight: Way drove in a run and scored once as Rockbridge claimed a 6-2 home victory over Haymarket (June 17).