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Lowcountry MLB and MiLB Update (8/3)


American League 


Brett Gardner, OF, NY Yankees – 60-Day DL with a sore right elbow. The Holly Hill native underwent arthroscopic surgery on Tuesday and should miss the rest of the season. He played 9 games batting .321 with 2 RBI and 2 SB's

Matt Wieters, C, Baltimore Orioles – 2-4 with 2 K's in a 2-0 loss to Tampa Bay. The Stratford alum is batting .244 with 13 HR's, 49 RBI



International League


Mike Cisco, P, Lehigh Valley (Philadelphia Phillies) – Pitched 3 innings giving up 5 hits, 4 runs (2 earned) with a K in a 7-1 loss to Pawtucket. The Wando alum has a 2-0 record with 1 save, 1 hold, a 3.00 ERA and 13 K's in Triple-A 


Pacific Coast League


Justin Smoak, 1B, Tacoma (Seattle Mariners) – 1-4 with a K and a run scored in a 4-3 win over Oklahoma City. The Goose Creek native is batting .250 with 3 RBI in Triple-A and .189 with 13 HR's and 38 RBI in the Majors. 


Eastern League


Reese Havens, 2B, Binghamton (NY Mets) – Did not play in a 4-1 loss to Reading. The Bishop England alum is batting .223 with 8 HR's and 29 RBI 

John Murrian, C, Erie (Detroit Tigers) – 7 Day DL with Sprained Right Knee


Southern League


Justin Greene, OF, Birmingham (Chicago White Sox) - 3-6 with 2 RBI and a run scored in a 5-4 win over Mobile. The Stratford alum is batting .301 with 2 HR's and 13 RBI in Double-A. He batted .238 with 4 HR's and 21 RBI in Triple-A


Texas League


Chris McGuiness, 1B, Frisco (Texas Rangers) – 0-2 with 2 walks in an 8-2 loss to San Antonio. The James Island alum is batting .249 with 20 HR's and 58 RBI 

Asher Wojciechowski, P, Corpus Christi (Houston Astros) – Pitched 5.1 innings giving up 2 hits, 1 run with 2 walks and 5 K's in a 6-5 loss to Midland. He's 1-0 with a 2.08 ERA in Double-A. He has 16 K's in 17.1 IP. The Beaufort alum was 7-3 with a 3.57 ERA in his time in High-A. He has 76 K's in 93.1 IP




South Atlantic League


John Cornely, RP,  Rome (Atlanta Braves) – Did not pitch in a 9-1 win over Kannapolis. The Bishop England alum is 1-3 with 1 hold, 7 saves, a 3.88 ERA and 69 K's in 46.1 IP

Chris Hanna, RP, Kannapolis (Chicago White Sox) – Did not pitch in a 9-1 loss to Rome. He's 0-2 with a 4.34 ERA and has 9 K's in 8.2 IP with Kannapolis after going 1-0 with a 4.62 ERA with 2 saves and 30 K's in 39 IP with Hickory. His ERA in Rookie ball is at 9.95 and has 4 K's in 6.1 innings pitched




Pioneer League


Drew Cisco, P, Billings (Cincinnati Reds) – Pitched 5 innings giving up 6 hits, 3 runs with 4 K's and earned his first pro victory in a 6-4 win over Helena. The Wando alum has pitched in 9 games with a 1-0 record going 28.2 innings with an ERA of 4.08. He also has 17 K's

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