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Vols in the Pros Update (8/29-9/2)

There were 16 former Vols that saw action in professional baseball over this holiday weekend, including Todd Helton, who started the weekend off on the right foot with two three-run home runs on Friday and then went on to get his 2,500th career hit on Sunday with a double that also moved him up to 17th all-time in career doubles with 584, just one behind Rafael Palmeiro. See how he and the other 15 players performed with today's Vols in the Pros Update.


MLB


J.P. Arencibia - Toronto Blue Jays

August 30: 0-for-3

August 31: 0-for-1

September 1: 0-for-3, 1 K

Season: .210, 119 G, 41 R, 87 H, 17 2B, 20 HR, 51 RBIs

VIDEO: Arencibia throws out Chris Getz for the game-ending out.


Juilo Borbon - Chicago Cubs

[Did not play]

Season: .200, 73 G, 11 R, 21 H, 3 2B, 1 3B, 1 HR, 3 RBIs, 12 BB, 22 K, 7/8 SB


R.A. Dickey - Toronto Blue Jays

August 31: W, 8.0 IP, 7 H, 2 R, 2 BB, 6 K

Season: 11-12, 4.30 ERA, 29 G, 190.2 IP, 178 H, 99 R, 91 ER, 64 BB, 149 K

VIDEO: Dickey has an excellent outing against the Royals.

VIDEO: Dickey makes a nice play to snag a line drive.


Yan Gomes - Cleveland Indians

August 29: 1-for-4

August 30: 1-for-3, 2B

August 31: 1-for-4, HR, 1 RBI, 2 K

September 1: 0-for-0

Season: .288, 65 G, 29 R, 61 H, 12 2B, 2 3B, 9 HR, 29 RBIs, 2/2 SB

VIDEO: Gomes makes an excellent play to field a soft grounder and fire the ball to second.

VIDEO: Gomes launches a solo homer.


Chase Headley - San Diego Padres

[Did not play]

Season: .240, 117 G, 48 R, 105 H, 28 2B, 2 3B, 8 HR, 36 RBIs, 52 BB, 127 K, 6/8 SB


Deunte Heath - Chicago White Sox

[Did not play]

Season: 0-0, 11.74 ERA, 5 G, 7.2 IP, 8 H, 10 R, 12 BB, 3 K


Todd Helton - Colorado Rockies

August 30: 2-for-5, 2 HR, 2 R, 6 RBIs, 1 K

August 31: 0-for-4, 3 K

September 1: 1-for-3, 2B, 1 BB, 1 K

Season: .252, 100 G, 27 R, 77 H, 13 2B, 1 3B, 9 HR, 42 RBIs, 33 BB, 63 K

VIDEO: Helton hits a three-run homer.

VIDEO: Helton hits another three-run blast.

VIDEO: Helton has a two-homer game.

VIDEO: Helton talks about his two-home game.

VIDEO: Helton gets to 2,500 career hits.

VIDEO: More on Helton's 2,500th career hit.

VIDEO: Helton talks about reaching 2,500 career hits.

VIDEO: Helton talks more about his 2,500th hit.

VIDEO: One more video on Helton's 2,500th career hit.


Luke Hochevar - Kansas City Royals

August 30: 0.2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 2 K

September 1: 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 2 K

Season: 3-2, 1.83 ERA, 2 SV, 47 G, 59.0 IP, 34 H, 12 R, 16 BB, 63 K


TRIPLE-A


Kentrail Davis - Nashville Sounds (Brewers)

August 29: 4-for-2, 2 R, 1 SB, 1 K

August 30: 0-for-4, 2 K

August 31: 2-for-5, 2B, 1 RBI, 3 K

September 1: 0-for-4, 1 R, 1 BB, 2 K

September 2: 0-for-4, 1 K

Season: .270, 49 G, 27 R, 53 H, 7 2B, 3 3B, 2 HR, 14 RBIs, 22 BB, 51 K, 8/14 SB


Deunte Heath - Charlotte Knights (White Sox)

August 31: 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 0 K

September 2: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 0 K

Season: 2-1, 4 SV, 2.20 ERA, 30 G, 45.0 IP, 36 H, 12 R, 11 ER, 14 BB, 36 K


Stephen McCray - Charlotte Knights (White Sox)

August 31: L, 4.2 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 1 BB, 3 K

Season: 0-4, 8.10 ERA, 6 G, 13.1 IP, 19 H, 14 R, 12 ER, 8 BB, 11 K


Andrew Simunic - Oklahoma City RedHawks (Astros)

[Did not play]

Season: .278, 44 G, 22 R, 40 H, 3 2B, 15 RBIs, 15 BB, 28 K, 9/11 SB


DOUBLE-A


Matt Duffy - Corpus Christi (Astros)

August 30: 0-for-3, 1 RBI, 1 BB, 1 K

August 31: 3-for-5, 2B, 1 R, 1 RBI

September 1: 0-for-3, 1 BB

September 2: 0-for-3, 1 K

Season: .247, 24 G, 11 R, 22 H, 4 2B, 0 3B, 5 HR, 10 RBIs, 1/2 SB


Blake Forsythe - Binghamton Mets (Mets)

August 30: 0-for-2, 1 BB, 1 K

September 2: 0-for-3, 3 K

Season: .192, 88 G, 36 R, 59 H, 18 2B, 2 3B, 10 HR, 33 RBIs, 3/3 SB


A-ADVANCED


Steven Gruver - Fort Myers Miracle (Twins)

[Did not play]

Season: 0-0, 3.63 ERA, 8 G, 17.1 IP, 15 H, 7 R, 7 ER, 12 BB, 10 K


Cody Hawn - Brevard County Manatees (Brewers)

August 29: 1-for-3, 1 BB

August 31: 1-for-4, 1 RBI

September 1: 2-for-3, 2B, 1 R, 1 K

Season: .248, 89 G, 32 R, 81 H, 14 2B, 9 HR, 35 RBIs, 2/3 SB


Nick Hernandez - Clearwater Threshers (Phillies)

[Did not play]

Season: 3-5, 5.28 ERA, 18 G, 88.2 IP, 102 H, 58 R, 52 ER, 36 BB, 86 K


Matt Ramsey - Charlotte Stone Crabs (Rays)

[Did not play]

Season: 1-1, 3.28 ERA, 12 G, 24.2 IP, 27 H, 10 R, 9 ER, 15 BB, 22 K


Charley Thurber - St. Lucie Mets (Mets)

August 29: 1-for-4, 2B

August 30: 2-for-5, 2 2B, 1 R, 2 RBIs

September 1: 1-for-3, 2 R, 2 RBIs, 2 BB

Season: .227, 79 G, 38 R, 63 H, 15 2B, 1 3B, 5 HR, 39 RBIs, 3/6 SB


SINGLE-A


Zack Godley - Boise Hawks (Cubs)

August 30: 2.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 1 K

Season: 2-0, 1.75 ERA, 13 G, 25.2 IP, 20 H, 6 R, 5 ER, 5 BB, 27 K


Will Locante - Hillsboro Hops (Diamondbacks)

September 2: 0.2 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K

Season: 3-2, 3.64 ERA, 1 SV, 39 G, 42.0 IP, 36 H, 25 R, 17 ER, 31 BB, 54 K


Khayyan Norfork - Hagerstown Suns (Nationals)

August 30: 2-for-4, 2 R, 1 BB, 1 K

August 31: 0-for-4, 3 K

September 1: 1-for-3, 2B, 1 R, 2 RBIs

September 2: 0-for-0

Season: .250, 88 G, 50 R, 79 H, 15 2B, 5 3B, 4 HR, 42 RBIs, 32 BB, 71 K, 14/20 SB


Zach Osborne - Asheville Tourists (Rockies)

August 29: 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 RBI

August 31: 1-for-4, 1 RBI, 1 SB

September 1: 0-for-3

Season: .256, 13 G, 5 R, 11 H, 1 2B, 0 3B, 0 HR, 5 RBIs, 1 BB, 2 K, 2/3 SB


Matt Ramsey - Bowling Green Hot Rods (Rays)

[Did not play]

Season: 0-1, 6 SV, 2.42 ERA, 20 G, 26.0 IP, 24 H, 8 R, 7 ER, 10 BB, 36 K


Drew Steckenrider - Greensboro Grasshoppers (Marlins)

[Did not play]

Season: 1-1, 4.58 ERA, 5 G, 19.2 IP, 15 H, 14 R, 10 ER, 10 BB, 28 K


INDEPENDENT


Spencer Clifft - Lake Erie Crushers (Frontier League)

[Did not play]

Season: 0-0, 4.21 ERA, 10.2 IP, 3 G, 11 H, 7 R, 5 ER, 5 BB, 8 K


Ty'Relle Harris - Bridgeport Bluefish (Atlantic League)

[Did not play]

Season: 2-3, 2.76 ERA, 10 G, 29.1 IP, 31 H, 11 BB, 38 K


Aaron Tullo - Newark Bears (American Association)

[Did not play]

Season: 4-0, 6.80 ERA, 9 G, 41.0 IP, 48 H, 32 R, 31 ER, 34 BB, 36 K

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