By Trey McCurry.
As of August 5, five current Tigers are still playing summer ball while six guys have already wrapped up their summer seasons.
Brad Miller and Team USA will play for the V FISU World University Baseball Championship on August 7 at 5AM against Cuba. In 14 games (seven starts), Miller currently leads the team in hitting at .441 (15-for-34). He has four doubles and one homerun to go with eight RBI and 11 runs scored. In the field, he has made only one error in 27 chances while playing several infield positions.
John Hinson and Scott Weismann will face each other in the first round of the Cape Cod League playoffs.
John Hinson has appeared in 21 games this season for the Cotuit Kettleers. On the year, he is batting .246 (17-for-69) with a three doubles, a home run, and eight RBI. He also scored eight runs along with seven walks and six stolen bases.
Scott Weismann has made five appearances (four starts) this season for the Falmouth Commodores. In 25.0 innings pitched, he is 0-3 with a 3.96 ERA with five walks against 24 strikeouts.
Will Lamb, who is playing for the Peninsula Pilots of the Coastal Plain League, has appeared in 12 games (all starts) this summer. Lamb is batting .396 (19-for-48) with five doubles, eight runs, and is 8-for-8 in stolen bases. The Pilots are the number seven seed in the CPL playoffs.
Kevin Kyle has made four starts for the North Shore Navigators. In 17.0 innings, he has a 1-1 record with a 2.12 ERA. The Navigators are in the division finals for the NECBL.
The following players have completed their summer seasons:
Phil Pohl appeared in 10 games for the Chatham Anglers in the Cape Cod League. He hit .250 (7-for-28) with two doubles, three RBIs, and two runs scored.
Scott Firth made seven appearances (three starts) for the Keene Swamp Bats of the NECBL. In 22.2 innings pitched, Firth is 1-1 with a 1.99 ERA with 20 strikeouts.