Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (7/16)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - No game. The Holly Hill native is batting .302 with 10 HR's and 42 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - No game. The Stratford alum is batting .265 with 3 HR's and 11 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - No game. The Stratford alum is batting .246 with 8 HR's and 25 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 1-4 with a K in a 6-0 loss to Rochester. The James Island alum is batting .228 with a HR and 27 RBI

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Pitched 4.2 innings giving up 6 hits, 7 runs with 3 walks and 2 K's in a 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 4.89 ERA in 77.1 IP and 61 K's in AAA.


John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox) - Did not pitch in a 7-2 loss to New Hampshire. The Bishop England alum is 0-0 with 1 save, a 3.31 ERA and 14 K's in 15.1 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) - 1-4 with a K in a 4-3 win over Great Lakes. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .233 with a HR and 21 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - 1-5 with a double (8), an RBI and a K in a 9-3 win over Ft. Wayne. The Stratford alum is batting .239 with a HR and 25 RBI.

A Short Season

New York-Penn League

James Reeves, P, Staten Island Yankees (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch in an 1-0 win over Brooklyn. The Ashley Ridge alum is 0-0 with a 3.38 ERA and 15 K's in 8 IP.

Skylar Hunter, P, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - Did not pitch in a 4-2 loss to Batavia. The Hanahan alum is 2-0 with a 0.00 ERA and 4 K in 9 IP's.