Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/28)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees -

1-3 with a walk, a K, an RBI and an error (2) in a 3-1 loss to Houston. The Holly Hill native is batting .300 with 9 HR's and 39 RBI.

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

Did not play in game 1 of a double header, a 4-0 win over Cleveland. In game 2, went 1-4 with a K in an 8-0 loss. The Stratford alum is batting .288 with 3 HR's and 10 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays

- Came in as a defensive replacement in a 3-2 win over 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) -

1-2 with a run scored in game 1 of a double header, an 8-3 win over Louisville. Went 0-3 with a K in game 2, a 6-1 loss. The James Island alum is batting .235 with a HR and 21 RBI

Pacific League

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

Pitched 4.2 innings giving up 8 hits, 5 runs with 2 walks and 5 K's taking the loss in a 5-2 loss to Reno. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 20 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 5-1 with a 4.01 ERA in 60.2 IP and 42 K's in AAA.


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

Game PPD. 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) -

Did not play in a 10-2 win over Dayton. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .223 with a HR and 14 RBI

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

1-4 with a double (7), a walk and 2 RBI in a 6-3 win over South Bend. The Stratford alum is batting .238 with a HR and 21 RBI.