THE SPORTS DESK
The authority for sports coverage in the Fredericksburg region.
King George grad Damion Carroll earned his first professional win Monday with two scoreless innings in the Gulf Coast League Rays’ 5–2 win over a team of Red Sox rookies. Through four appearances, he is 1–0 with a 1.80 ERA, albeit with eight walks and three strikeouts.
North Stafford grad John Maine earned two wins last week for Triple-A Scranton–Wilkes–Barre, pitching six strong innings Sunday against Syracuse and five Friday at Gwinnett. He’s 4–3 with a 6.15 ERA.
Colonial Forge grad Jarrett Parker is on a nine-game hitting streak at Class-A San Jose, raising his average to .241 with eight homers, 33 RBIs and 18 steals.
Spotsylvania High School graduate Cody Wheeler is 3–0 with a 2.08 ERA in seven starts for Class-A Yakima (Wash.).
Mountain View grad Kyle Haynes earned two saves for Class-A State College (Pa.) last week. He has a 4.63 ERA and three saves in nine relief outings.
Colonial Forge grad Levi Hyams is batting .183 at Class-A Danville with three homers and 15 RBIs.
Stafford grad Adam Lopez has a 6.00 ERA in three relief appearances for Class-A Bristol.
University of Mary Washington grad Parker Talbert is 2–1 with a 6.75 ERA for the Alpine Cowboys of the independent Pecos League. Brooke Point grad Evan Houde has a 7.72 ERA in three outings.