Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/27)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees -

3-5 with 2 doubles (19), a walk, a K and 3 runs scored in a 9-6 win over Houston. The Holly Hill native is batting .300 with 9 HR's and 38 RBI.

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

Game PPD. The Stratford alum is batting .292 with 3 HR's and 10 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays

- Did not play in a 4-0 loss to Texas. The Stratford alum is batting .243 with 5 HR's and 21 RBI


International League

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

Game PPD. The James Island alum is batting .239 with a HR and 21 RBI

Pacific League

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

Did not pitch in a either game of a doubleheader sweep to Reno. 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 8-5 loss to Reading. The Bishop England alum is 0-0 with a 3.24 ERA and 8 K's in 7.1 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 with an error (3) in a 6-2 loss to Dayton. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .223 with a HR and 14 RBI

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

1-3 -4 with a walk, a K, a run scored and a stolen base (8) in a 6-4 loss to South Bend. The Stratford alum is batting .238 with a HR and 19 RBI.