Hometown report: End of season review of 32 local players playing professional baseball
Seasons as a pro: 15 (8 in majors, 1 in Japan)
Note: Started season with triple-A Pawtucket, signed with Rakuten of Japan's Pacific League in August
2012 numbers: 9-2, 3.17 ERA, 93 Ks, 35 BBs with Pawtucket; 3-1, 3.45 ERA, 19 Ks, 5 BBs with Rakuten
Pitched for the University of Utah
Seasons as a pro: 5 (1 in the majors)
Note: Started the year in Albuquerque, pitched well in his five starts for the Los Angeles Dodgers
2012 numbers: 11-7, 4.66 ERA, 93 Ks, 44 BBs with Albuquerque; 0-2, 2.70 ERA, 20 Ks, 12 BBs with Los Angeles
Willie EyreRound RockAAARangers
Pitcher played for Cyprus High and CEU
Seasons as a pro: 12 (4 in majors)
Note: Started season with Orioles' triple-A team, Norfolk, before being released. Signed with Round Rock on June 20.
2012 numbers: 1-3, 7.92 ERA, 20 Ks, 15 BBs with Norfolk; 1-2, 4.09 ERA, 32 Ks, 8 BBs with Round Rock
Pitcher played for BYU
Seasons as a pro: 10 years (9 in majors)
Note: Tale of two halves ... cut ERA in half after being traded to Kansas City from the Colorado Rockies
2012 numbers: 3-9, 6.35 ERA, 45 Ks, 31 BBs with Colorado; 5-3, 3.16 ERA, 56 Ks, 19 BBs with Kansas City
Pitched (and played infield) for BYU
Seasons as a pro: Rookie
Note: Drafted in the 33rd round of the 2012 draft, played 13 games in the Arizona Rookie League
2012 numbers: 2-2, 4.41 ERA, 31 Ks, 13 BBs
Pitcher from Moab
Seasons as a pro: 7
Note: Spent most of the season in double-A New Britain, but also played a lot for triple-A Rochester
2012 numbers: 9-12, 4.94 ERA, 94 Ks, 35 BBs
Pitched for West Jordan High
Seasons as a pro: rookie
Note: Drafted in the 23rd round after pitching for Nebraska Huskers, assigned to rookie-level Elizabethton (Tenn.)
2012 numbers: 1-0, 7.71 ERA, 10 Ks, 8 BBs, 1 save
Played first base for UVU and Orem High
Seasons as a pro: rookie
Note: Drafted in the 27th round, assigned to single-A Eugene (Ore.) of the Northwest League
2012 numbers: .254, 2 HRs, 1 SB, 13 RBIs
Pitched for Bingham High School
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