Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (5/12)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees -

2-3 with a walk and a run scored in a 4-2 loss to Tampa Bay. The Holly Hill native is batting .318 with 3 HR's and 16 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C, Baltimore Orioles -


-day disabled list

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays

- 0-1 in a 10-2 win over Baltimore. The Stratford alum is batting .191 with 2 HR's and 6 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) -

0-0 with a walk in a 6-5 win over Columbus. The James Island alum is batting .267 with 7 RBI

John Cornely, RP, Gwinnett Gladiators (Atlanta Braves) -

Pitched 1 inning giving up 0 hits and 0 runs in a 5-4 loss to Syracuse. The Bishop England alum is 2-0 with 1 save and a 1.20 ERA and 17 K's in 16 innings in AAA. Cornely has a 36.00 ERA with 1 K in 1 IP in MLB.Pacific Coast League

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Was sent down to AAA by the Astros, did not pitch in a 6-4 win over Albuquerque. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 20 IP with 16 K's. He has a 4.50 ERA and 4 K's in AAA.


Midwest League

Nick Ciuffo, C, Bowling Green Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays) - 1-4 with a run scored and 2 K's in a 5-1 win over West Michigan. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .250 with a HR and 6 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - 3-4 with a double (1) and 2 runs scored in a 5-0 win over Ft. Wayne. The Stratford alum is batting .231 with 3 RBI.