Minor League Sports

How former Eastern Iowa preps and Iowa Hawkeyes are doing in pro baseball

Through Friday, Aug. 24, 2018

A periodic look at how former Eastern Iowa preps and Iowa Hawkeyes are faring in pro baseball.

Jake Adams (Iowa) — Batting average is .208 in 55 games for high-Class A Buies Creek (Astros). First baseman hitting .241 with 15 home runs and 53 RBIs in 103 games overall this season.

Nick Allgeyer (Iowa) — Pitcher is 0-2 with a save and a 2.96 earned run average in 14 games for Short season-A Vancouver (Blue Jays). That includes five starts.

Joel Booker (Iowa) — Outfielder hitting .266 in 57 games since his promotion to Double-A Birmingham (White Sox). Between Double-A and high-A Winston-Salem, has .280 average in 110 games, with 24 doubles and 24 stolen bases.

Tyler Cropley (Iowa) — Catcher is 2-for-12 in four games since his promotion to Short season-A Auburn (Nationals), with a RBI. Hasn’t played since Aug. 4 because of injury.

Zach Daniels (Iowa/Cedar Rapids Kennedy) — Reliever is 1-0 in three games since his promotion to low-A Rome (Braves). He has allowed three runs in four innings, though none of them are earned. Did not pitch last week.

C.J. Eldred (Iowa/Mount Vernon) — Pitcher threw six strong innings, allowing two runs and getting the win in his lone start last week for Rookie-level Idaho Falls (Royals). Is 5-2 with a 5.93 ERA in 11 starts overall.

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Nick Gallagher (Iowa/Iowa City West) — Activated after being on the disabled list for over a month, pitcher has returned to low-A Lake County (Indians) with four scoreless innings in two relief appearances. Is 2-2 with 4.21 ERA in 16 games overall, with a save.

Blake Hickman (Iowa) — Is 2-3 with a 7.44 ERA in 30 pitching appearances, seven starts, for high-Class A Winston-Salem (White Sox).

Korry Howell (Kirkwood Community College) — Shortstop hitting .277 in 26 games for Arizona Rookie League Brewers. Also has 11 stolen bases.

Mitch Keller (Cedar Rapids Xavier) — Pitcher continues to get acclimated to Triple-A, allowing just three earned runs in his last 17 innings (three starts) for Indianapolis (Pirates). This season is 11-4 with a 3.51 ERA in 23 starts in Triple-A, Double-A and one start in high-A.

Mason McCoy (Iowa) — Shortstop has seven hits in his last three games for low-Class A Delmarva (Orioles). Hitting .268 in 114 games overall.

Robert Neustrom (Iowa) — Outfielder hitting .259 in 52 games for Short season-A Aberdeen (Orioles). Includes three homers and 21 RBIs.

Nick Roscetti (Iowa) — Finally getting a chance to play every day for high-A Carolina (Brewers). Has .238 average in 41 games.

Tyler Peyton (Iowa) — Relief pitcher is 3-6 with 10 saves and a 2.91 ERA in 36 appearances for high-A Myrtle Beach (Cubs).

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Brady Schanuel (Iowa) — Pitcher putting things together after being demoted from Rookie-level Helena to Arizona Rookie League Brewers. Has posted six hitless, scoreless innings in his last three appearances to drop his ERA to 4.22 in nine games.

Scott Schebler (Cedar Rapids Prairie) — Outfielder activated from disabled list Saturday. Is hitting .278 in 76 games for Cincinnati Reds, with 12 homers and 37 RBIs.

Keaton Winn (Pekin) — Pitcher is 3-1 with a 5.00 ERA in 13 games, five starts, for Short season-A Salem-Keizer (Giants).

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