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Ohio Baseball in the Pro's - Week Four

Brett Barber began rookie ball with the Bluefield Blue Jays.

July 1, 2013

ATHENS, Ohio - Every week Ohio Athletics will publish a recap of Bobcats in the Pro's. Here is the recap of the past seven days.

Marc Krauss - Houston Astros, RF
Krauss appeared in three games this week for the Astros, going 1-for-5 on the week and tallied his first major league hit on June 25 with a double.

His numbers on the season in Triple-A Oklahoma City are:
.277 BA, 14 doubles, 2 triples, 9 home runs, 35 RBIs, 43 walks, 2 stolen bases, 36 runs

MLB Astros: .091 BA, 1 doubles, 1 Run, 6 G, 11 AB

Adam Russell - Norfolk Tides (Triple-A Affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays) RHP
Russell appeared in one game this week for the Tides. Russell's only appearance came on Saturday when he threw 0.2 of an inning, and allowed no hits.

Russell's numbers on the season are:
3-2, 2.59 ERA, 41.2 IP, 42 strikeouts, 23 G

Seth Streich - Beloit Snappers (Single-A Affiliate of the Oakland Athletics), RHP
He appeared in two games this past week. His best start came on Sunday, when he went six scoreless innings on the mound, scattering four hits and striking out seven to pick up the win.

Streich's numbers on the season are:
9-4, 4.41 ERA, 79.2 innings pitched, 66 strikeouts, 1 complete game, 16 GS

Brett Barber - Bluefield Blue Jays (Rookie ball affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays) RHP
Barber was drafted in early June by the Blue Jays in the 37th round of the MLB Draft. Barber was sent to rookie ball with Bluefield and made his first professional appearance last Sunday. His only appearance this week came on Sunday, where he threw two scoreless innings, surrendering no hits with four strikeouts.

Barber's numbers on the season are:
1-0, 2.25 ERA, 2 G, 5 strikeouts

Gauntlett Eldemire - Lake Erie Crushers (Independent - Frontier League), Outfielder
Eldemire appeared in three games this past week for the Crushers. His most notable game was on Wednesday when he went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a stolen base.

Eldemire's numbers on the season are:
.253 BA, 5 doubles, 1 triple, 5 RBI, 8 runs scored, 27 G

Brent Choban - Florence Freedom (Independent - Frontier League), LHP
Choban appeared in three games out of the bullpen for the Freedom this week. He threw 2.1 innings throughout the week, surrendering no runs and no hits.

Choban's season numbers are:
2-2, 4.19 ERA, 14 G, 5 GS, 34.1 innings pitched, 25 strikeouts

Jerod Yakubik - Joliet Slammers (Independent - Frontier League), 1B
Yakubik played in six games this week for the Slammers. His best performance came on Saturday when he went 4-for-5.

Yakubik's numbers on the season are:
.278 avg., 5 doubles, 1 home run, 6 RBI, 9 walks, 21 games