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Hylton HS graduate Alec Bettinger (Biloxi)

How local pro baseball players fared in 2019

(through the regular season)

JAKE AGNOS

High school: Battlefield (2016)

College: East Carolina

Position: Left-handed pitcher

Major League organization: New York Yankees (fourth round pick in 2019 MLB Draft)

2019 teams: Rookie-level Gulf Coast League Yankees (Fla) and Single-A short-season Staten Island (N.Y)

2019 stats: 1-2 with a 5.25 ERA in five games (four starts) and 12 innings with 15 strikeouts and four walks.

ALEC BETTINGER

High school: Hylton (2013)

College: Virginia

Position: Right-handed pitcher

Major League organization: Milwaukee Brewers (10th round pick in 2017 MLB Draft)

2019 team: Double-A Biloxi

2019 stats: 5-7 with a 3.44 ERA with 157 strikeouts and 35 walks in 146.1 innings

LOGAN FARRAR

High school: Woodbridge (2013)

College: Virginia Commonwealth University

Position: Outfielder

Pro baseball organizations: Oakland A’s (36th round pick in 2017 MLB Draft); Lake Erie Crushers (Independent Frontier League)

2019 teams: Low-A Beloit; Lake Erie Crushers. Released by Oakland July 29 and signed by Lake Erie Aug. 10

2019 stats: Hit .221 with two homers and 27 RBIs in 72 games for Beloit; hit .308 with three homers in 20 games for Lake Erie

NICK FEIGHT

High school: Battlefield (2014)

College: UNC-Wilmington

Position: First base

Major League organization: San Diego Padres (19th round pick in 2017 MLB Draft)

2019 team: Low-A Fort Wayne

2019 stats: Hit .119 in 13 games. Released by Padres May 23

CHARLES HALL

High school: Forest Park (2012)

College: Tusculum (TN)

Position: Right-handed pitcher

Major League organization: Oakland A’s (33rd round pick in 2019 MLB Draft)

2019 teams: Rookie Arizona League and Double-A Midland

2019 stats: 3-1 with a 4.46 ERA in 34.1 innings with 42 strikeouts and 10 walks

STEVEN KRAFT

High school: Battlefield (2014)

College: Western Kentucky

Position: Infielder

2019 teams: Southern Illinois Minors and Lake Erie Crushers of the independent Frontier League. Minors released Kraft May 8 and Lake Erie signed him May 15

2019 stats: Hit .293 in 86 games for Lake Erie

JETT MANNING

High school: Battlefield (2015)

Position: Infielder

Major League organization: San Francisco Giants (20th round pick in 2018 MLB Draft)

2019 teams: Single-A San Jose and Augusta. Released by Giants July 23

2019 combined stats: Hit .230 in 38 games with five RBIs

BRIAN MIMS

High school: Forest Park (2014)

College: UNC-Wilmington

Position: Infielder

Major League organization: Philadelphia Phillies (22nd round pick in 2017 MLB Draft)

2019 teams: Began season rehabbing in extended spring training in Clearwater (FL). Phillies released him May 31

ANDRE SCRUBB

High school: Hylton (2013)

College: High Point

Position: Right-handed pitcher

Major League organizations: Los Angeles Dodgers (eighth-round pick in the 2016 MLB Draft) and Houston Astros (traded July 25)

2019 teams: Double-A Tulsa and Double-A Corpus Christi

2019 combined stats: 6-1 with a 2.78 ERA in 41 games with three saves, 76 strikeouts and 33 walks in 64.2 innings

NICK WELLS

High school: Battlefield (2014)

Position: Left-handed pitcher

Major League organizations: Seattle Mariners (traded to Seattle from Toronto July 31, third-round pick by Toronto in 2014 MLB Draft); Washington Nationals (acquired in a trade from Seattle May 4)

2019 teams: Single-A Modesto and Single-A Hagerstown

2019 combined stats: 2-2 with a 5.68 ERA in 11 games (five starts), 32 strikeouts and 14 walks in 31.2 innings

BRANDON WITHERS

High school: Osbourn (2012)

College: James Madison University

Position: Right-handed pitcher

Major League organization: Oakland A’s (31st round pick in 2017 MLB Draft)

2019 team: Single-A Beloit

2019 stats: 3-5 with a 4.87 ERA in 41 games with two saves, 60 strikeouts and 22 walks in 61 innings

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