Your Alabama Pro Athlete of the Week is Brett Auerbach. Auerbach capped off a 2-for-5 night with a 3-run homer and a highlight reel catch. Auerbach had an OPS of .850 (.350 OBP and .500 slugging) for the week, and now has a .902 OPS for August.
Others of note:
Polly Mack finished T-4th at the Circling Raven Championship for her 2nd Top 5 finish in 6 Epson Tour starts. She also has a Top 5 finish in a Ladies European Tour start this summer.
Emma Talley finished 8th at the CP Women’s Open for her best finish of the 2022 season.
Justin Thomas finished T-5th at the PGA Tour Championship.
Tom Lovelady finished T-2nd at the 107th Met Open Championship, marking his 2nd straight runner-up finish at the event.
Charlie Nikitas advanced to the first stage of Korn Ferry Tour Q-School with a T-11th finish at a pre-qualifying site.
Jereem Richards finished 3rd in a deep field in the Men’s 200 Meter at the Lausanne Diamond League event.
Peyton Wilson posted an OPS of 1.005 (.481 on-base percentage and .524 slugging percentage).
Tyler Gentry reached base multiple times in all 5 games in which he played this past week for an on-base percentage of .458.
Landon Green struck out 8 batters in 3.2 innings of work.
Sam Gardner struck out 5 in 2 innings.
Retin Obasohan averaged 14.5 points in 2 games for Belgium in World Cup qualifying.
Morgan McCullough hit .400 (4-for-10) for the week.