Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (5/22)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees -

1-4 with a walk, a K and a stolen base (11) in a 10-9 loss to Texas. The Holly Hill native is batting .289 with 3 HR's and 16 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C, Baltimore Orioles -


-day disabled list

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays

- Did not play in a 4-3 loss to Seattle. The Stratford alum is batting .226 with 2 HR's and 7 RBI


International League

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

1-2 with a double (7), a walk, a run scored, an RBI and a K in a 3-1 win over Charlotte. The James Island alum is batting .257 with 11 RBI

John Cornely, RP, Pawtucket Red Sox (Boston Red Sox) -

Pitched .2 innings giving up 0 hits, 0 runs with 1 K earning a save in his Red Sox debut. The Bishop England alum is 2-2 with 2 saves and a 4.26 ERA and 23 K's in 20 innings in AAA. Cornely has a 36.00 ERA with 1 K in 1 IP in MLB.

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) -

Did not pitch in a 7-2 loss to Nashville. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 20 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 2-0 with a 4.86 ERA in 16.2 IP and 12 K's in AAA.


Midwest League

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

0-4 with a K in a 3-2 loss to South Bend. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .250 with a HR and 8 RBI

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

2-5 with 2 runs scored and a K in a 7-6 loss to Great Lakes. The Stratford alum is batting .230 with 6 RBI.