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Lowcountry MLB and MiLB Update (8/7)


American League 


Brett Gardner, OF, NY Yankees – 60-Day DL with a sore right elbow. The Holly Hill native underwent arthroscopic surgery 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 – 3-6 with 2 HR, 2 RBI and 2 runs scored in an 8-7 win over Seattle. The Stratford alum is batting .244 with 15 HR's, 52 RBI




Pacific Coast League


Justin Smoak, 1B, Tacoma (Seattle Mariners) – 0-3 with a walk in a 2-0 loss to New Orleans. The Goose Creek native is batting .224 with 3 RBI in Triple-A and .189 with 13 HR's and 38 RBI in the Majors. 


Eastern League


Mike Cisco, P, Reading (Philadelphia Phillies) – The Wando alum was demoted to Double-A by the Phillies. He did not pitch in a 3-2 loss to Trenton. Cisco had a 2-0 record with 1 save, 1 hold, a 3.00 ERA and 13 K's in Triple-A 

Reese Havens, 2B, Binghamton (NY Mets) – 1-1 with a HR, RBI and 3 walks in a 9-8 win over New Britain. He didn't play in game 2 of a doubleheader The Bishop England alum is batting .223 with 9 HR's and 31 RBI 

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


Southern League


Justin Greene, OF, Birmingham (Chicago White Sox) - 0-2 with 2 walks, a run scored and a K in a 2-1 win over Mobile. The Stratford alum is batting .298 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) – No game. The James Island alum is batting .249 with 20 HR's and 60 RBI 

Asher Wojciechowski, P, Corpus Christi (Houston Astros) – No game. 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) – No game. The Bishop England alum is 1-3 with 1 hold, 7 saves, a 3.80 ERA and 72 K's in 47.1 IP

Chris Hanna, RP, Kannapolis (Chicago White Sox) – No game. 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) – Did not pitch in an 5-2 loss to Great Falls. 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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