Hometown report: Major and minor leaguers with Utah ties

Published: Saturday, July 21 2012 8:00 p.m. MDT

Name Team Class Org.

James BrooksAuburn ANationals

Shortstop played at the University of Utah

Promoted from Arizona League to single-A

Tyson Brummett Lehigh ValleyAAA Phillies

Pitcher from Spanish Fork

On season: 2.88 ERA, 2 SVs, 56 Ks, 17 BBs

John BuckMiami MLB Marlins

Catcher played for Taylorsville High

All-time HR leader for MLBers born in Wyoming

Matt CarsonRochester AAA Twins

Outfielder played for BYU

Hit his eighth HR of the season Wednesday

Taylor ColeVancouver ABlue Jays

Pitched for BYU

On season: 0.50 ERA, 17 Ks, 7 BBs in 18 inns.

C.J. CronInland Empire AAngels

Designated hitter played for the Utes

10 RBIs in last five games

Brandon Duckworth PawtucketAAA Red Sox

Pitcher from Kearns

Pitched six shutout innings on Friday

Stephen FifeAlbuquerqueAAADodgers

Pitched for the University of Utah

Outpitched Roy Halladay in MLB debut

Willie EyreNorfolk AAA Orioles

Pitcher played for Cyprus High and CEU

3 straight perfect relief apperences

Jeremy GuthrieKansas City MLB Royals

Pitcher played for BYU

'Excited' after being traded from Rockies

Austin HallAZL BrewersR Brewers

Pitched (and played infield) for BYU

Picked up his first pro win on Tuesday

Steven HirschfeldNew Britain AA Twins

Pitcher from Moab

Sent down from Triple-A, pitches shutout

Travis HuberElizabethton Twins

Pitched for West Jordan High School

First pro inning on Friday: 1 K, 1 HR allowed

Goose KallunkiEugene A Padres

Pitched for UVU and Orem High School

On season: .317, 1 HR, 9 RBIs in 63 ABs

Brady LailDraftedYankees

Pitched for Bingham High School

No assignment has been reported

Marcus LittlewoodEverett AMariners

Second baseman played for Pine View High

On season: .242, 3 HR, 12 RBIs in 95 ABs

Brandon LyonToronto MLBBlue Jays

Pitcher played for Taylorsville High

Dealt from Astros in 10-player trade

Kam MickolioHiroshima CarpJapan

Pitcher played for Utah Valley University

Pitches a perfect 9th for his 2nd win on Wed.

Parker MorinIdaho Falls R Royals

Catcher played for the Utes and Park City H.S.

Little dry patch: 6 SOs, 2 hits in last 4 games

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