Former Southeast Missouri State player Parmley released by Grizzlies

Sunday, June 24, 2012

Former Southeast Missouri State baseball standout Kenton Parmley was released by the Gateway (Ill.) Grizzlies on Saturday.

Parmley, a shortstop, signed with the Grizzlies of the independent Frontier League on June 12.

Parmley was batting .143 for the Grizzlies, with three singles in 21 at-bats. He had appeared in five games.

Parmley, whose 47-game hitting streak tied for the third-longest in NCAA Division I history, broke several Southeast career records. He was the Ohio Valley Conference's fifth-leading hitter this year with a .363 average.

-- From staff reports

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