Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/16)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 1-4 with a run scored and 2 K's in a 3-2 win over Tampa Bay. The Holly Hill native is batting .276 with 15 HR's and 50 RBI

Matt Wieters, C/DH, Baltimore - 60 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) - 2-3 with a HR, double (29), a walk, 2 runs scored and 3 RBI in an 8-2 win over Louisville. The James Island alum is batting .265 with 8 HR's and 48 RBI

Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Oklahoma City (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch vs Sacramento. The Beaufort alum is 3-4 in 58.2 innings with 45 K's, 16 walks and an ERA of 5.46

Justin Smoak, 1B, Seattle - Did not play in an 8-7 win over Round Rock. The Goose Creek native is batting .303 with 6 HR's and 25 RBI

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


Southern League

John Cornely, RP, Mississippi (Atlanta Braves) - Did not pitch in a 2-1 loss to Montgomery. The Bishop England alum is 6-3 with 6 saves, 3 holds, a 2.76 ERA with 59 K's and 31 walks in 62 IP

High A

California League

Drew Cisco, SP, Bakersfield (Cincinnati Reds) - Did not pitch vs. Lancaster. The Wando alum is 5-5 with a 6.22 ERA with 74 K's and 24 walks in 131.2 IP.

A Short Season

Austin Pritcher, SP, Connecticut (Detroit Tigers) - Did not pitch in a 7-5 win over Aberdeen. The James Island alum is 6-2 with a 4.24 ERA with 32 K and 17 walks in 51 IP

Rookie League 

Nick Ciuffo, C, Princeton (Tampa Bay Rays) - 1-5 with a HR, run scored and 2 RBI in a 5-3 loss to Bluefield. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .229 with 3 HR's and 16 RBI

Ryan Gunther, RP, Danville (Atlanta Braves) - Did not pitch in a 4-2 win over Burlington. The Stratford alum has pitched 8.2 innings with 4 walks, 8 K's and a 6.23 ERA

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

Arizona League

Bobby Ison, OF, AZL Indians (Cleveland Indians) - 0-2 with 3 walks, 2 runs scored and a stolen base (7) in a 15-3 win over AZL Padres. The Stratford alum is batting .270 with 7 RBI