Checking on Rebels in the Pros

With demotions and a trade, it has been a busy week for professional Rebels. Go inside for this week's update.

Player of the Week: Justin Henry

Henry has posted at least one hit in six of the last seven games and is hitting .324 since July 21. During the stretch, the Vicksburg native connected for his first professional home run and scored eight times.

Movin' Down:

Barry Gunther has been moved to the Giants' Arizona Rookie League team.

Kielty Cut:

Bobby Kielty was released by the Oakland Athletics on August 1.

Deadline Deal:

Matt Maloney is now in the Reds' organization after being traded for MLB pitcher Kyle Lohse. The southpaw is 2-0 over the last 10 days.

Major League

Ryan Bukvich – Chicago White Sox 1-0, 3.32, 8 Ks and 10 BBs in 19 IP

David Dellucci – Cleveland Indians (60-day DL) .234, 4 home runs and 20 RBI

AAA

T.J. Beam – Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees, New York Yankees 2-2, 4.45, 2 saves, 31 Ks and 9 BBs in 32.1 IP

Seth Smith – Colorado Springs Sky Sox, Colorado Rockies .327, 12 home runs and 65 RBI

Matt Tolbert – Rochester Redwings, Minnesota Twins .298, 5 home runs and 39 RBI

AA

Mark Holliman – Tennessee Smokies, Chicago Cubs 8-8, 3.05, 76 Ks and 45 BBs in 127 IP

Matt Maloney – Chattanooga Lookouts, Cincinnati Reds 9-7, 3.94, 115 Ks and 45 BBs in 125.2 IP

Eric Fowler – New Hampshire Fisher Cats, Toronto Blue Jays 3-4, 7.39, 21 Ks and 15 BBs in 35.1 IP

High-A

Anthony Cupps – Visalia Oaks, Arizona Diamondbacks 2-10, 6.43, 45 Ks and 41 BBs in 98 IP

Stephen Head – Kinston Indians, Cleveland Indians .243, 13 home runs and 56 RBI

Chris Coghlan – Jupiter Hammerheads, Florida Marlins .203, 2 home runs and 8 RBI, 4 stolen bases

A

Tommy Baumgardner – Asheville Tourists, Colorado Rockies 3-1, 2.03, 13 saves, 43 Ks and 6 BBs in 40 IP

Justin Brashear – South Bend Silver Hawks, Arizona Diamondbacks .194, 3 home runs and 17 RBI

Brian Pettway – Lansing Lugnuts, Toronto Blue Jays .245, 8 home runs and 33 RBI (injured)

Alex Presley – Hickory Crawdads, Pittsburgh Pirates .303, 9 home runs and 49 RBI, 14 stolen bases

Garrett White – Great Lakes Loons, Los Angeles Dodgers 1-4, 3.10, 2 saves, 59 Ks and 14 BBs in 49.1 IP (injured)

Craig Rodriguez – Tri-City Dust Devils, Colorado Rockies 1-2, 3.57, 12 Ks and 5 BBs in 17.2 IP

Zack Cozart – Dayton Dragons, Cincinnati Reds .202, 0 home runs and 8 RBI

Will Kline – Columbus Catfish, Tampa Bay Devil Rays 0-1, 2.57, 5 Ks and 4 BBs in 7 IP

Justin Henry – Oneonta Tigers, Detroit Tigers .345, 1 home run and 12 RBI, 6 stolen bases

Barry Gunther – AZL Giants, San Francisco Giants .286, 0 home runs and 0 RBI

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