Messick named to Golden Spikes midseason list

Florida State left-hander Parker Messick, who leads the ACC in ERA, was named to the midseason Golden Spikes watch list on Wednesday.

Messick (2-2) has a 2.60 ERA with 69 strikeouts in 45 innings. In seven starts against ACC competition, Messick’s ERA drops to 1.69 with opponents hitting just .183 against the left-hander.

He will be FSU’s starter on Friday when the Seminoles open against Boston College (6 p.m. on ACC Network Extra).

Below is the Golden Spikes midseason watch list. ACC players are in bold:

Name, Position, School, Conference

Luke Albright; RHP; Kent State; MAC

Spencer Arrighetti; RHP; Louisiana; Sun Belt

Sam Bachman; RHP; Miami (OH); Mid-American

Dru Baker; UTL; Texas Tech; Big 12

Will Bednar; RHP; Mississippi State; Southeastern

Jacob Berry; INF; Arizona; Pac-12

Mason Black; RHP; Lehigh; Patriot

Branden Boissiere; INF; Arizona; Pac-12

Rodney Boone; RHP; UC Santa Barbara; Big West

Justin Campbell; RHP/1B; Oklahoma State; Big 12

Wes Clarke; 1B; South Carolina; Southeastern

Dylan Crews; OF; LSU; Southeastern

Henry Davis; C; Louisville; Atlantic Coast

Adrian Del Castillo; C; Miami; Atlantic Coast

Jaden Fein; OF; San Diego State; Mountain West

Sal Frelick; OF; Boston College; Atlantic Coast

Colton Gordon; LHP; UCF; American

Caden Grice; 1B; Clemson; Atlantic Coast

Geremy Guerrero; LHP; Indiana State; Missouri Valley

Steve Hajjar; LHP; Michigan; Big 10

Dominic Hamel; RHP; Dallas Baptist; Missouri Valley

Tyler Hardman; INF; Oklahoma; Big 12

Brady House; SS; Winder-Barrow

Jace Jung; INF; Texas Tech; Big 12

Niko Kavadas; INF; Notre Dame; Atlantic Coast

Dominic Keegan; UTL; Vanderbilt; Southeastern

Austin Knight; INF; Charlotte; C-USA

Jordan Lawlar; SS; Dallas Jesuit

Brooks Lee; SS; Cal Poly; Big West

Jack Leiter; RHP; Vanderbilt; Southeastern

Tommy Mace; RHP; Florida; Southeastern

Ty Madden; RHP; Texas; Big 12

Jordan Marks; RHP; USC Upstate; Big South

Parker Messick; LHP; Florida State; Atlantic Coast

Matt Mikulski; LHP; Fordham; Atlantic 10

Connor Norby; INF; ECU; American

Kevin Parada; C; Georgia Tech; Atlantic Coast

Zack Raabe; 2B; Minnesota; Big 10

Kumar Rocker; RHP; Vanderbilt; Southeastern

Landon Sims; RHP; Mississippi State; Southeastern

Nick Sinacola; RHP; Maine; America East

Liam Spence; INF; Tennessee; Southeastern

Andrew Taylor; RHP; Central Michigan; MAC

Luis Vargas; OF; Wayland Baptist; Sooner Athletic

Kenyon Yovan; INF; Oregon; Pac-12