Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (7/1)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 1-4 with 2 K's in a 3-1 win over the Angles. The Holly Hill native is batting .304 with 9 HR's and 39 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - Did not play in a 4-2 win over Texas. The Stratford alum is batting .288 with 3 HR's and 10 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 3-4 with 2 HR's, 3 RBI and 2 runs scored in an 11-2 win over Boston. The Stratford alum is batting .261 with 7 HR's and 24 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 0-3 with a walk in a 3-2 win over Scraton/Wilkes-Barre. The James Island alum is batting .243 with a HR and 23 RBI

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch in a 5-1 win over El Paso. 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) - Pitched 2 innings giving up 1 hit, 0 runs with 1 walk and 1 K in a 2-0 loss to New Hampshire. The Bishop England alum is 0-0 with a 4.76 ERA and 10 K's in 10.1 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 a K in a 7-1 loss to Ft. Wayne. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .219 with a HR and 16 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - 0-3 with a walk and a run scored in a 4-3 loss to West Michigan. The Stratford alum is batting .235 with a HR and 21 RBI.