Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (7/18)


American League

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

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 0-4 with 3 K's in a 3-0 win over Detroit. The Stratford alum is batting .261 with 3 HR's and 11 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 0-4 with 2 K's in a 3-2 loss to Tampa Bay. The Stratford alum is batting .246 with 9 HR's and 28 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 0-3 with 2 K's in a 4-2 win over Rochester. The James Island alum is batting .227 with a HR and 27 RBI

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Game PPD. 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 5-4 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) - Did not play in a 4-2 win over Lake County. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .240 with a HR and 23 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - Did not play in a 4-2 loss to Bowling Green. 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) - Pitched 1 inning giving up 0 hits, 0 runs with 1 walk earning the save in a 7-4 win over Lowell. The Ashley Ridge alum is 0-0 with 1 save, a 3.00 ERA and 15 K's in 9 IP.

Skylar Hunter, P, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - Pitched 1 inning giving up 1 hit, 0 runs with 1 walk in a 4-1 loss to Mahoning Valley. The Hanahan alum is 2-0 with a 0.00 ERA and 4 K in 10 IP's.