The Metro Sports Report provides a daily update on Metro graduates who are playing pro baseball. Here is the report through Sept. 1:
RYAN SWEENEY (Xavier), Chicago Cubs, OF: Sweeney has been placed on the Disabled List with a hamstring injury. He is hitting .251 (52-for-207) with 3 homers and 20 RBIs.
SCOTT SCHEBLER (CR Prairie), Chattanooga, OF, Double-A, Southern League (Dodgers): Chattanooga went 1-for-1 Monday before leaving the game. He hit .280 (137-for-489) with 28 homers and 73 RBIs for the regular season. The Lookouts won the North Division title for the second half of the Southern League season and are heading into the playoffs.
CHAD CHRISTENSEN (CR Washington), Kernels, OF/IF, Class A, Midwest League (Twins): Christensen went 0-for-3 Monday. He hit .272 (134-for-492) with 9 homers and 73 RBIs for the regular season. The Kernels open the Midwest League playoffs Wednesday.
JON KELLER (Xavier), Frederick, P, Class A, Carolina League (Orioles): Keller (0-0, 8.31) is on the Disabled List with a left intercostal strain.
MITCH KELLER (Xavier), Bradenton, P, Rookie, Gulf Coast League (Pirates): Bradenton has finished its season in the Gulf Coast League. Keller finished with an 0-0 record and 1.98 ERA in 9 games, with 8 starts. He struck out 29 batters in 27.1 innings with 19 hits, 6 earned runs and 13 walks.
ANDREW HANSE (Linn-Mar), Bowling Green, P, Class A, Midwest League (Tampa Bay): Hanse (1-3, 4.96) did not pitch Monday. Bowling Green did not make the playoffs so its season is over.
DAKOTA FREESE (Washington), Athletics, P, Rookie Arizona League (Oakland): Freese is on the 60-day Disabled List and probably will not pitch again until the fall.
Last Updated on Monday, 01 September 2014 16:50