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Lowcountry MLB and MiLB Update (8/30)


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 – Did not play in a 5-4 win over the White Sox. The Stratford alum is batting .238 with 17 HR's, 65 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Seattle Mariners – 0-3 with a walk and 2 K's in a 5-4 win over the Twins. The Goose Creek native is batting .189 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 1.1 innings giving up 0 hits, 0 runs with 1 walk and 1 K in a 5-0 loss to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The Wando alum is 2-0 record with 1 save, 1 hold, a 2.86 ERA and 15 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) – Did not play in a 7-2 loss to Reading. The Bishop England alum is batting .215 with 10 HR's and 39 RBI 

John Murrian, C, Erie (Detroit Tigers) – 7 Day DL with Sprained Right Knee. He's batting .254 with a HR and 9 RBI



Texas League


Chris McGuiness, 1B, Frisco (Texas Rangers) – 2-4 with a run scored in a 7-2 loss to Corpus Christi. The James Island alum is batting .264 with 22 HR's and 73 RBI 

Asher Wojciechowski, P, Corpus Christi (Houston Astros) – Did not pitch in a 7-2 win over Frisco. He's 2-2 with a 2.33 ERA in Double-A. He has 28 K's in 38.2 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 a 5-4 loss to Winston-Salem. Cornely has 1 save, a 0.00 ERA and 12 K's in 6.1 innings in High-A. 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 4-2 loss to Greenville. He's 1-3 with a 4.58 ERA and has 19 K's in 31.2 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 2 hits, 0 runs, 0 walks and had 5 K's in a 9-6 loss to Missoula. The Wando alum is 4-1 going 51.2 innings with an ERA of 3.66. He also has 36 K's

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