Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/21)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees -

0-3 with a K in a 12-4 loss to Detroit. The Holly Hill native is batting .279 with 7 HR's and 33 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles -

1-4 with a walk, a K and a run scored in a 13-9 win over Toronto. The Stratford alum is batting .308 with 2 HR's and 8 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays

- 0-5 with 3 K's in a 13-9 loss to Baltimore. The Stratford alum is batting .248 with 5 HR's and 21 RBI


International League

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

1-4 with 2 K's in an 8-2 loss to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The James Island alum is batting .237 with a HR and 21 RBI

Pacific League

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

Pitched 7 innings giving up 6 hits, 0 runs with 0 walks and 5 K's in a 4-2 loss to Las Vegas. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 20 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 5-0 with a 3.54 ERA in 56 IP and 37 K's in AAA.


John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox) -

Did not pitch in an 8-7 loss to Reading. The Bishop England alum is 0-0 with a 3.38 ERA and 6 K's in 4.1 innings in AA. 2-3 with 2 saves and a 4.76 ERA and 26 K's in 23.2 innings in AAA. Cornely has a 36.00 ERA with 1 K in 1 IP in MLB.


Midwest League

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

0-4 in a 3-2 loss to Ft. Wayne. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .226 with a HR and 14 RBI

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

1-4 with a walk in a 5-4 loss to Dayton. The Stratford alum is batting .241 with a HR and 18 RBI.