Hometown Report: Utahns in the Major Leagues

Published: Saturday, June 1 2013 8:45 p.m. MDT

Name Team Class Org.

Tyson BrummettN.HampshireAABlue Jays

Pitcher from Spanish Fork

On season: 0-4, 6.51 ERA, 33 Ks, 20 BBs

John BuckNew York MLB Mets

Catcher played for Taylorsville High

Helped create a line of catchers gear

Chris CapperSouth BendA D-backs

Pitched for BYU

Three straight appearances without an ER

Matt CarsonColumbus AAA Indians

Outfielder played for BYU

Hitting better at home (.271) vs. away (.179)

Taylor ColeLansing ABlue Jays

Pitched for BYU

On season: 2-2, 4.60 ERA, 33 Ks, 23 BBs

C.J. CronArkansas AA Angels

Designated hitter played for the Utes

Hitting for average (.313), but not power (3 HRs)

Brandon DuckworthRakutenJapan

Pitcher from Kearns

Visited U.S. troops at Yokosuka Naval Base

Stephen FifeAlbuquerqueAAADodgers

Pitched for University of Utah

Has been on the DL for nearly a month

Jeremy GuthrieKansas City MLB Royals

Pitcher played for BYU

First 7 starts: 12 ERs; last 2 starts: 11 ERs

Marcus LittlewoodClinton AMariners

Second baseman played for Pine View High

Went 3-for-4 with a HR first day back from DL

Brandon LyonNew York MLB Mets

Pitcher played for Taylorsville High

Struck out 4 in 2 innings this week

Kam MickolioHiroshima CarpJapan

Pitcher played for Utah Valley University

Pitching a bright spot for disappointing Carp

Parker MorinWilmington A Royals

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

On season: .237, 1 HR, 1 SB, .634 OPS

Matthew NeilNew OrleansAAA Marlins

Pitched for BYU

Allowed just 2 hits in first Triple-A start

Stephen ParkerNashvilleAAABrewers

Played third base for BYU and American Fork

On season: .248, 6 HRs, 2 SBs, .737 OPS

Braeden SchlehuberMississippi AA Braves

Catcher played for Viewmont High

Went 3-for-3 with 2 HRs, 4 RBIs on Sunday

Jordan SmithNew OrleansAAA Marlins

Pitcher from Pleasant Grove

One of three pitchers from Utah on the Zephyrs

Matt SpringPortland AA Red Sox

Catcher played for Dixie State

Had an amazing week: 6-for-12 with 11 RBIs

Mitch TalbotNew OrleansAAA Marlins

Pitcher from Cedar City

On disabled list

Tyler WagnerWisconsin A Brewers

Pitched for Utah

3-game winning streak busted in last start

Keenyn WalkerBirminghamAAWhite Sox

Played outfield for Judge Memorial H.S.

Leads the team with 18 stolen bases

Are we missing a player? Email: amorton@desnews.com

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