Scott McGough Headshot
  • Scott McGough
  • | #39
  • | Tokyo Yakult Swallows (NPB)
  • Professional National Team
  • RHP |
  • R/R|
  • 5-11/190 |
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2021: Professional National Team (Tokyo 2020)

Pitching IP W-L ERA H BB R ER HR K
4.1 0-0 4.15 8 2 4 0 6

Season Summary

Won a silver medal with Team USA at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, leading the team with five appearances in the tournament. He pitched a scoreless inning of relief in the Group B finale against Korea and struck out two batters, helping tie the U.S. record for team strikeouts in a game (14). McGough blew a save opportunity in a loss against Japan in the quarterfinals, giving up a run in the bottom of the ninth to force extra-innings, but worked around two hits to pitch a scoreless inning of relief against Dominican Republic (striking out two) to advance to the semis. He gave up three hits and a run in his 0.1 innings of work against Korea in the semifinals and surrendered an unearned run in the gold medal game against Japan.

2010 Collegiate National Team

Pitching IP W-L ERA H BB R ER HR K
11.0 1-1 0.82 4 5 3 1 0 13

Season Summary

McGough was a member of the 2010 Collegiate National Team, pitching in five games that summer and had a 0.82 ERA in 11.0 innings pitched.