Cowboys in the Minors (May 24)

Catching up with former Oklahoma State baseball players -- like pitcher Jon Adkins (shown) -- who are now playing in the minor leagues.

Triple-A (minor league team, major league affiliate)
Jon Adkins, P (Charlotte Knights, Chicago White Sox)
Adkins played at OSU from 1996-98.
W-L: 2-4
ERA: 6.80
G: 9
GS: 9
IP: 45
H: 61
R: 37
ER: 34
HR: 7
BB: 16
SO: 33

Scott Baker, P (Rochester Red Wings, Minnesota Twins)
Baker played at OSU from 2001-03.
W-L: 2-0
ERA: 1.70
G: 7
GS: 7
IP: 37
H: 31
R: 7
ER: 7
HR: 3
BB: 10
SO: 29

Ryan Budde, C (Salt Lake City Stingers, Los Angeles Angels)
Budde played at OSU from 1999-01.
Batting average: .244
AB: 78
Runs: 7
Hits: 19
2B: 4
3B: 2
HR: 1
RBI: 7
TB: 30
BB: 3
SO: 16

Chris Richard, 1B-DH (Oklahoma Redhawks, Texas Rangers)
Richard played at OSU in 1995.
Batting average: .279
Games: 18
AB: 68
Runs: 9
Hits: 19
2B: 4
3B: 0
HR: 1
RBI: 11
TB: 26
BB: 8
SO: 14

Luke Scott, RF (Round Rock Express, Houston Astros)
Scott played at OSU from 2000-01.
Batting average: .258
G: 17
AB: 66
Runs: 8
Hits: 17
2B: 5
3B: 2
HR: 5
RBI: 18
TB: 41
BB: 5
SO: 17

Double-A (minor league team, major league affiliate)
Neb Brown, IF (Tennessee Smokies, Arizona Diamondbacks)
Brown played at OSU from 2000-02.
Batting average: .239
Games: 37
AB: 109
Runs: 12
Hits: 26
2B: 6
3B: 0
HR: 1
RBI: 15
TB: 35
BB: 8
SO: 18

Josh Fields, 3B (Birmingham Barons, Chicago White Sox)
Fields played at OSU from 2002-04.
Batting average: .231
G: 40
AB: 147
Runs: 20
Hits: 34
2B: 5
3B: 0
HR: 3
RBI: 25
TB: 48
BB: 18
SO: 49

Jeff Salazar, OF (Tulsa Drillers, Colorado Rockies)
Salazar played at OSU in 2002.
Batting average: .283
G: 42
AB: 166
R: 29
Hits: 47
2B: 6
3B: 2
HR: 3
RBI: 23
TB: 66
BB: 24
SO: 29

Matt Smith, P (Trenton Thunder, New York Yankees)
Smith played at OSU from 1998-2000.
W-L: 1-3
ERA: 4.66
G: 13
GS: 3
IP: 29.0
H: 34
R: 18
ER: 15
HR: 1
BB: 13
SO: 27

Single-A (minor league team, major league affiliate)
Jason Jaramillo,
C (Lakewood BlueClaws, Philadelphia Phillies)
Jaramillo played at OSU from 2002-04.
Batting average: .331
G: 32
AB: 121
R: 20
Hits: 40
2B: 10
3B: 2
HR: 2
TB: 60
BB: 16
SO: 26

Nick McCurdy, P (Frederick Keys, Baltimore Orioles)
McCurdy played at OSU from 2001-02.
W-L: 1-0
ERA: 9.64
G: 7
GS: 0
IP: 14.0
H: 20
R: 16
ER: 15
HR: 2
BB: 4
SO: 14

John Urick, 2B (Tampa Yankees, New York Yankees)
Urick played at OSU in 2003.
Batting average: .264
G: 40
AB: 144
Runs: 19
Hits: 38
2B: 11
3B: 0
HR: 7
RBI: 26
TB: 70
BB: 13
SO: 23

Please email terry@scout.com if this list is not complete and other players need to be added.

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