Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/5)

American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 0-4 with a K in a 4-3 loss to Detroit. The Holly Hill native is batting .283 with 15 HR's and 50 RBI

Matt Wieters, C/DH, Baltimore - 15 Day Disabled list. The Stratford alum finishes the year batting .308 with 5 HR's and 18 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Indianapolis (Pittsburgh Pirates) - 0-1 in a 9-4 loss to Toledo. The James Island alum is batting .263 with 7 HR's and 42 RBI

Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowsi, SP, Oklahoma City (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch in a 7-3 victory over Colorado Springs. The Beaufort alum is 2-3 in 45.2 innings with 33 K's, 13 walks and an ERA of 6.04

Justin Smoak, 1B, Seattle - Did not play in a 7-5 win over Albuquerque. The Goose Creek native is batting .283 with 6 HR's and 22 RBI

MLB: .208 with 7 HR's and 30 RBI


Southern League

John Cornely, RP, Mississippi (Atlanta Braves) - No game. The Bishop England alum is 6-3 with 3 saves, 3 holds, a 2.90 ERA with 57 K's and 30 walks in 59 IP

High A

California League

Drew Cisco, SP, Bakersfield (Cincinnati Reds) - Did not pitch vs San Jose. The Wando alum is 5-5 with a 5.84 ERA with 69 K's and 21 walks in 123.1 IP.

Low A

South Atlantic League

Ryan Gunther, RP, Rome (Atlanta Braves) - 
7-day disabled list. 

Appalachian League: 5.2 IP, 4 K, 1 walk, 4.76 ERA

Gulf Coast League: 5.1 IP, 4 K, 5.06 ERA

A Short Season

Austin Pritcher, SP, Connecticut (Detroit Tigers) - No game. The James Island alum is 5-1 with a 4.35 ERA with 27 K and 15 walks in 41.1 IP

Rookie League 

Nick Ciuffo, C, Princeton (Tampa Bay Rays) - 2-4 with a run scored in a 5-4 win over Danville. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .220 with 2 HR's and 8 RBI

Arizona League

Bobby Ison, OF, AZL Indians (Cleveland Indians) - 3-5 with a walk, a run scored and 2 RBI in a 13-12 loss to AZL White Sox. The Stratford alum is batting .276 with 6 RBI