Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (4/16)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - No game. The Holly Hill native is batting .261 with a HR and 3 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C, Baltimore Orioles - 15-day disabled list

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 0-2 with a walk and 2 K's in a 4-2 loss to Tampa Bay. The Stratford alum is batting .222 with 2 RBI


Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch vs. Salt Lake. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 4.50 ERA in 8 IP with 6 K's in MLB. 

International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 0-2 with 2 walks in a 5-1 loss to Buffalo. The James Island alum is batting .286 with an RBI

John Cornely, RP, Gwinnett Braves (Atlanta Braves) - Did not pitch in a 7-6 loss to Charlotte. The Bishop England alum is 2-0 with a 1.35 ERA and 7 K's in 6.2 innings.


Midwest League

Nick Ciuffo, C, Bowling Green Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays) - 0-4 with 2 K's in a 5-2 loss to Dayton. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .200 with an RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - 2-4 in a 5-3 loss to West Michigan. The James Island alum is batting .150