Lowcountry MLB and MiLB Update (8/17)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 0-3 in a 6-1 loss to Boston. The Holly Hill native is batting .270 with 8 HR's and 39 RBI

Matt Wieters, C/DH, Baltimore - 0-5 with a K in an 8-4 win over Colorado. The Stratford alum is batting .231 with 17 HR's and 57 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Seattle - 1-4 with a K in a 15-3 loss to Texas. The Goose Creek native is batting .273 with 14 HR's and 34 RBI

AAA: .238, RBI


Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, P, Oklahoma City (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch in a 5-1 win over Albuquerque. The Beaufort alum is 7-6 in 115.1 IP with 88 K's and a 3.51 ERA in AAA.

AA: 2-1 with 1 save, 26 P, 27 K's and a 2.08 ERA for Double-A Corpus Christi

Reese Havens, 2B/3B, Las Vegas (NY Mets) - 7-Day disabled list. The Bishop England alum is batting .237 with a HR and 8 RBI

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Round Rock (Texas Rangers) - Did not play in a 4-3 loss to Nashville. The James Island alum is batting .241 with 9 HR's, 51 RBI

MLB: .176, RBI

International League

John Murrian, C, Toledo (Detroit Tigers) -  Did not play in a 4-2 loss to Gwinnett

High-A: .190 with 4 HR's and 17 RBI


Texas League

Mike Cisco, P, Arkansas (Los Angeles Angels) - Pitched 1 inning giving up 3 hits, 1 run in a 9-3 win over Corpus Christi. The Wando alum is 3-4 in 52.1 IP with 37 K's, 1 save, 9 holds and a 4.05 ERA

Southern League

Justin Greene, OF, Mobile (Arizona Diamondbacks) - 0-3 with a walk and a K in a 2-0 loss to Huntsville. The Stratford alum is batting .311 with a HR and 28 RBI

A Advanced

 Carolina League 

John Cornely, RP, Lynchburg (Atlanta Braves) - Pitched 1 inning giving up 1 hit, 0 runs with 2 K's earning the save in a 2-0 win over Myrtle Beach. The Bishop England alum is 4-1 with 43.2 IP with 60 K's, 1 hold, 7 saves and a 3.50 ERA


Midwest League

Drew Cisco, P, Dayton (Cincinnati Reds) - Pitched 1 inning before leaving the game with an injury giving up 1 hit, 0 runs in a 3-2 loss to West Michigan. The Wando alum is 4-7 with 124.2 IP, 93 K's and a 3.90 ERA

South Atlantic League

Daniel Aldrich, OF, Charleston (New York Yankees) - Did not play in a 6-2 loss to Rome. The Wando alum is batting .203 with 3 RBI

A Short Season: .080

GCL: .250

A Short Season

New York Penn League

Austin Pritcher, P, Connecticut (Detroit Tigers) - Did not pitch in a 5-3 win over Aberdeen. The James Island native is 3-2 with 1 save and has pitched 38.2 innings with 26 K's and an ERA of 2.79


Appalachian League

Ryan Gunther, P, Danville (Atlanta Braves) - Game PPD. The Stratford alum is 0-2 with 1 save and 1 hold in 21.1 IP with 24 K's and a 3.38 ERA

Ryan Connolly, P, Greenville (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch in a 6-5 win over Pulaski. The Bishop England alum 1-1 with 23 IP, 2 holds, 17 K's and a 5.01 ERA

Gulf Coast League

Nick Ciuffo, C/DH, GCL Rays (Tampa Bay Rays) - 0-4 with a K in a 3-1 loss to GCL Orioles. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .256 with 19 RBI