Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/5)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees -

2-5 with a triple (2), stolen base (13) and 2 runs scored in an 8-7 win over the Angels. The Holly Hill native is batting .274 with 4 HR's and 21 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C, Baltimore Orioles -

Was activated off the 60-day DL and made his season debut going 2-3 with a double (1), a run scored and 2 RBI in a 5-2 win over Cleveland.

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays

- 1-3 with a walk in a 6-2 win over Houston. The Stratford alum is batting .253 with 3 HR's and 13 RBI


International League

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

Came in as a defensive replacement in a 5-2 loss to Indianapolis. The James Island alum is batting .239 with 14 RBI

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

Game PPD. The Bishop England alum is 2-3 with 2 saves and a 4.57 ERA and 25 K's in 22.2 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) -

Game PPD. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 20 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 4-0 with a 3.23 ERA in 30.2 IP and 22 K's in AAA.


Midwest League

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

Did not play in a 5-3 loss to Kane County. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .236 with a HR and 8 RBI

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

Did not play in a 4-1 win over Wisconsin. The Stratford alum is batting .222 with 9 RBI.