Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (7/17)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 1-3 with a walk and 2 K's in a 4-3 win over Seattle. The Holly Hill native is batting .302 with 10 HR's and 42 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 2-5 with a run scored and 2 K's in a 7-3 loss to Detroit. The Stratford alum is batting .273 with 3 HR's and 11 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 2-4 with a double (7), a HR, 2 runs scored and 3 RBI in a 6-2 win over Tampa Bay. The Stratford alum is batting .254 with 9 HR's and 28 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 1-3 in a 1-0 win over Rochester. The James Island alum is batting .229 with a HR and 27 RBI

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch vs 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) - Pitched 1 inning giving up 0 hits, 1 run with 4 walks and 2 K's taking the loss in a 2-1 loss to New Hampshire. The Bishop England alum is 0-1 with 1 save, a 3.63 ERA and 16 K's in 16.1 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) - 3-5 with 2 doubles (15), a run scored and 2 RBI in a 9-2 win over Great Lakes. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .240 with a HR and 23 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - 1-3 with an RBI in an 8-3 loss to Ft. Wayne. The Stratford alum is batting .240 with a HR and 26 RBI.

A Short Season

New York-Penn League

James Reeves, P, Staten Island Yankees (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch in a 4-3 loss to 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 either game of a doubleheader sweep over Batavia. The Hanahan alum is 2-0 with a 0.00 ERA and 4 K in 9 IP's.