Utahns in baseball: Former Ute slugger C.J. Cron could see more playing time in the majors

Published: Sunday, June 22 2014 10:30 p.m. MDT

Jeremy Guthrie (BYU), Kansas City Royals: Allowed four hits, one walk and one run in 6 2/3 innings to pick up his fourth win of the year and help the Royals to a 2-1 victory over Detroit on Wednesday. Guthrie also struck out nine batters for his second consecutive start.

At the time, Kansas City surged past the Tigers for the American League Central lead, but the Royals have since lost four straight to fall behind Detroit in the standings.

Brandon Kintzler (Dixie State), Milwaukee Brewers: Allowed eight hits and three runs in four appearances totaling four innings over the week. Kintzler dropped to 1-3 on the season on Wednesday, allowing one run in 2/3 innings in a 4-3 loss to Arizona.

The Dixie State product has a 3.49 ERA in 28 1/3 innings pitched this year.


Matt Carson (BYU), Columbus (Cleveland Indians): Remains on the 7-day disabled list with a left ankle sprain suffered on May 24. Carson is batting .273 on the season, with seven doubles, five home runs, 17 RBIs and 26 runs scored in 41 games with the Clippers.


Tyson Brummett (Spanish Fork H.S.), Chattanooga (Los Angeles Dodgers): Placed on restricted list on June 21. Click here for restricted list information. The righty is 4-5 with a 2.63 ERA with Chattanooga.

Parker Morin (Utah), Northwest Arkansas (Kansas City Royals): Remains on the 7-day disabled list. The catcher has not played since May 12. He’s batting .211 on the year, with three doubles and six RBIs with the Naturals.

Braeden Schlehuber (Viewmont H.S.), Mississippi (Atlanta Braves): One hit, one RBI and one run scored in seven at-bats throughout the week. Schlehuber is batting .198 with three home runs and 21 RBIs for Mississippi in 38 games.

Matt Spring (Dixie State), Portland (Boston Red Sox): One hit, one home run, three RBIs and two runs scored in 14 at-bats during the week. Spring hit a two-run home run in the first inning of Portland's 8-6 loss at Erie on Tuesday.

The catcher is batting .218 this year, with three home runs and 18 RBIs in 26 games.


Jaycob Brugman (BYU), Beloit (Oakland Athletics): Two hits, two RBIs and one run scored in 12 at-bats with the Snappers this week. He's batting .269, with four home runs and 30 RBIs this season.

Chris Capper (BYU), South Bend (Arizona Diamondbacks): Remains on the 7-day disabled list. Has yet to appear in a game with the Silver Hawks this season.

Taylor Cole (BYU), Dunedin (Toronto Blue Jays): Allowed seven hits, two walks and five runs in five innings, as Dunedin fell to Brevard County 5-2 on Wednesday. Cole is 5-3, with a 2.60 ERA for the Blue Jays this season, and has 101 strikeouts in 83 innings.

Jake Hannemann (BYU), Kane County (Chicago Cubs): Four hits, two home runs, four RBIs and two runs scored in 11 at-bats during the week. Hannemann homered in back-to-back nights for Kane County against Cedar Rapids on Thursday and Friday.

He's batting .242 in 67 games, with four home runs, four triples, 10 doubles and 29 RBIs for the Cougars.

Adam Law (BYU), Rancho Cucamonga (Los Angeles Dodgers): Six hits, two RBIs and two runs scored in 16 at-bats this week. Law is batting .310, with 21 RBIs and 29 runs scored in 46 games this year.

Brady Lail (Bingham H.S.), Charleston (New York Yankees): Allowed seven hits, one walk and four runs in seven innings, picking up a no-decision in Charleston's 6-5 loss to Kannapolis on Sunday. He also struck out five batters in the game.

Lail is 7-3 on the year, with a 3.64 ERA in 14 starts this season.

Marcus Littlewood (Pine View H.S.), Clinton (Seattle Mariners): One hit, one RBI and one run scored in eight at-bats over the week.

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