Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (5/26)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees -

0-3 with a walk and a K in a 5-1 win over the Royals. The Holly Hill native is batting .279 with 4 HR's and 19 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C, Baltimore Orioles -


-day disabled list. Began his rehab assignment going 2-4 with a run scored in 4-2 win over Erie for Bowie in Double-A

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays

- Did not play in a 10-9 win over the White Sox. The Stratford alum is batting .246 with 3 HR's and 11 RBI


International League

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

Game PPD. The James Island alum is batting .264 with 12 RBI

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

Did not pitch in a 4-3 loss to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. 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) -

Pitched 6 innings giving up 5 hits, 2 runs with 4 walks and 4 K's earning the win in a 5-2 victory over Memphis. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 20 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 3-0 with a 4.37 ERA in 22.2 IP and 16 K's in AAA.


Midwest League

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

0-3 with an RBI in an 8-4 win over Lansing. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .236 with a HR and 8 RBI

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

1-4 with a double (4) and a run scored in a 5-1 loss to West Michigan. The Stratford alum is batting .232 with 8 RBI.