Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (5/16)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees -

0-1 with a K in a 5-1 win over Kansas City. The Holly Hill native is batting .305 with 3 HR's and 16 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C, Baltimore Orioles -


-day disabled list

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays

- 1-4 with an RBI and 2 K's in a 6-5 loss to Houston. The Stratford alum is batting .196 with 2 HR's and 7 RBI


International League

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

2-4 with a walk and 2 RBI in a 6-5 win over Rochester. The James Island alum is batting .261 with 9 RBI

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

Did not pitch in a 3-1 loss to Louisville. The Bishop England alum is 2-1 with 1 save and a 2.81 ERA and 19 K's in 17 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) -

Did not pitch in a 5-2 win over El Paso. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 20 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 1-0 with a 5.73 ERA and 10 K's in AAA.


Midwest League

Nick Ciuffo, C, Bowling Green Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays) -

0-4 with a K in a 6-2 loss to Ft. Wayne. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .250 with a HR and 6 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) -

0-3 with a K in an 8-1 win over Dayton. The Stratford alum is batting .217 with 4 RBI.