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Lowcountry MLB and MiLB Update (8/24)


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 – 0-3 with an RBI and a K in a 6-4 win over Toronto. The Stratford alum is batting .237 with 17 HR's, 63 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Seattle Mariners – 0-3 with a walk, a run scored and a K in a 9-8 loss to the White Sox. The Goose Creek native is batting .188 with 14 HR's and 40 RBI in the Majors and .242 with 4 RBI in Triple-A. 




International League


Justin Greene, OF, Charlotte (Chicago White Sox) - 7 Day DL. The Stratford alum's season is over after batting .238 with 6 HR's and 25 RBI in Triple-A. He batted .281 with 2 HR's and 13 RBI in Double-A. 

Mike Cisco, P, Lehigh Valley (Philadelphia Phillies) – Pitched 2 innings giving up 0 hits, 0 runs with 1 K in an 8-1 win over Rochester. The Wando alum is 2-0 record with 1 save, 1 hold, a 2.88 ERA and 14 K's in Triple-A. He was 3-3 with 2 saves a 1.21 ERA and 38 K's in Double-A. 



Eastern League


Reese Havens, 2B, Binghamton (NY Mets) – 0-4 with 2 K's in a 4-3 loss to Portland. The Bishop England alum is batting .223 with 9 HR's and 33 RBI 

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



Texas League


Chris McGuiness, 1B, Frisco (Texas Rangers) – 0-4 with 2 K's in a 4-0 loss to San Antonio. The James Island alum is batting .262 with 22 HR's and 72 RBI 

Asher Wojciechowski, P, Corpus Christi (Houston Astros) – Did not pitch in a 7-6 win over Midland. He's 1-2 with a 2.76 ERA in Double-A. He has 24 K's in 32.2 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




Carolina League

John Cornely, RP,  Lynchburg (Atlanta Braves) – Did not pitch in an 11-5 loss to Wilmington. The Bishop England alum was 1-3 with 2 holds, 7 saves, a 3.51 ERA and 81 K's in 51.1 IP in A ball. 



South Atlantic League


Chris Hanna, RP, Kannapolis (Chicago White Sox) – Did not pitch in a 3-1 win over Lakewood. He's 1-3 with a 4.80 ERA and has 18 K's in 26.2 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 3 innings giving up 7 hits, 7 runs with 3 walks and 2 K's taking his first pro loss in a 14-4 loss to Ogden. The Wando alum is 4-1 going 46.2 innings with an ERA of 4.05. He also has 31 K's

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