Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (7/23)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 0-4 with a walk, a run scored and 2 K's in a 9-3 win over Baltimore. The Holly Hill native is batting .299 with 10 HR's and 43 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 0-3 with a K in a 9-3 loss to the Yankees. The Stratford alum is batting .243 with 3 HR's and 12 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - Came in as a defensive replacement in a 5-2 win over Oakland. The Stratford alum is batting .241 with 9 HR's and 28 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 1-3 with a double (12), a walk, 2 runs scored and a K in a 7-6 loss to Toledo. The James Island alum is batting .224 with 2 HR's and 29 RBI

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Pitched 4.2 innings giving up 9 hits, 7 runs with 3 walks and 2 K's taking the loss vs Las Vegas. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 20 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 5-2 with a 5.38 ERA in 82 IP and 63 K's in AAA.


John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox) - Did not pitch in a 4-3 win over New Hampshire. The Bishop England alum is 0-1 with 1 save, a 4.42 ERA and 17 K's in 17.1 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 in a 5-0 loss to Lansing. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .247 with a HR and 24 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - 1-4 with a K in a 7-1 loss to Ft. Wayne. The Stratford alum is batting .247 with a HR and 27 RBI.

A Short Season

New York-Penn League

James Reeves, P, Staten Island Yankees (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch in a 12-4 win over Mahoning Valley. 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 2 innings giving up 3 hits, 1 run with 1 walk and 2 K's in an 8-3 win over Hudson Valley. The Hanahan alum is 2-1 with a 2.51 ERA and 7 K in 14.1 IP's.