Fifteen players from Florida’s national championship-winning baseball team are currently playing in summer baseball leagues around the country. Here’s the latest update on how they are doing, organized by summer league.
Cape Cod League
RHP Michael Byrne, Cotuit Kettleers
Florida’s closer threw 5 scoreless innings over two relief appearances last week and earned his first save of the summer. He gave up just 2 hits in those appearances. For the summer, Byrne has thrown 7 scoreless innings over three appearances and has struck out 6 batters compared to 3 walks.
3B Jonathan India, Harwich Mariners
After getting off to a blistering start in his first week, India hit .250 over his five games last week with a solo home run and 2 runs scored. For the summer, India has a .286 batting average with the home run, 1 RBI and 6 runs scored.
OF Austin Langworthy, Falmouth Commodores
Langworthy found his groove last week, hitting .391 (9 for 23) with 4 RBI and 6 runs scored over six games. For the summer, Langworthy has a .295 batting average in 11 games with 7 RBI and 9 runs scored.
2B Deacon Liput, Falmouth Commodores
Liput did not play last week. For the summer, he has appeared in one game for the Commodores, going 0 for 4 at the plate and committing an error in the field.
OF/LHP Andrew Baker, Madison Mallards
Baker threw 2 1/3 scoreless innings with a pair of strikeouts in his lone relief appearance last week. For the summer, Baker has a 2.07 ERA and a save in six relief appearances. He has struck out 13 batters while walking just 2 in 13 innings.
RHP Nate Brown, Madison Mallards
Brown threw 5 shutout innings with 6 strikeouts in his lone start last week but received a no-decision. For the summer, Brown has a 0-0 record and a 2.57 ERA over three starts. He has thrown 17 strikeouts to 7 walks in his 14 innings.
RHP Tyler Dyson, Madison Mallards
Dyson earned a win in his lone start last week, giving up just 1 earned run while striking out 6 over 5 innings of work. For the summer, Dyson is 2-0 in his three starts with a 1.20 ERA. He has 14 strikeouts to just 2 walks over 15 innings.
OF Austin Bodrato, Kenosha Kingfish
Bodrato posted a .231 batting average (3 for 13) in four games last week. For the summer, Bodrato is batting .236 with 2 RBI and 5 runs scored.
RHP Nick Long, Kenosha Kingfish
Long had two relief appearances last week, giving up 4 earned runs in 5 1/3 innings. He struck out 9 batters. For the summer, Long has a 0-0 record over five appearances and a 14.62 ERA (13 earned runs over 8 innings).
RHP Billy McKay, Kenosha Kingfish
McKay earned a save in his lone relief appearance last week, throwing a scoreless inning with a strikeout. For the summer, Mckay is 2-2 with 9 saves in 19 relief appearances and holds a 2.52 ERA. He has 31 strikeouts compared to 10 walks.
1B/OF Keenan Bell, Charlottesville TomSox
Bell posted a .158 batting average (3 for 19) over five games last week with an RBI and 3 runs scored. For the summer, Bell has a .176 batting average in 10 games with 3 RBI and 4 runs scored.
LHP Cole Maye, Charlottesville TomSox
Maye earned his first start and his first win last week, giving up 1 earned run over 4 innings of work. For the summer, Maye has a 4.05 ERA with 6 strikeouts and 8 walks allowed in 6 2/3 innings.
INF Blake Reese, New Market Rebels
After starting the summer in the Cape Cod League, Reese is now playing in the Valley League. Over his seven games with the Rebels, Reese is hitting .318 (7 for 22) with a home run, 6 RBI and 4 runs scored.
New York Collegiate Baseball League
RHP/OF Kirby McMullen, Olean Oilers
McMullen once again was solid at the plate last week, posting a .368 batting average (7 for 19) with a home run, 8 RBI and 7 runs scored over six games. For the summer, McMullen is batting .391 with 4 home runs, 22 RBI and 21 runs scored in 18 games.
On the mound, McMullen earned his first loss of the summer after giving up 3 earned runs over 6 innings of work. For the summer, he is 2-1 in three starts with a 4.41 ERA (9 earned runs in 18 1/3 innings) with 20 strikeouts to just 4 walks.
RHP Cam Weinberger, Olean Oilers
Weinberger won both of his starts last week, giving up 4 just earned runs over 13 1/3 innings while striking out 11 batters. For the summer, Weinberger is 4-0 in eight starts and has a 2.59 ERA over 52 innings. He has struck out 43 batters while giving up 16 walks.