Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (7/29)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 0-3 in a 5-2 loss to the Rangers. The Holly Hill native is batting .294 with 11 HR's and 46 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 1-3 with a double (8) and a K in a 2-0 win over Atlanta. The Stratford alum is batting .250 with 4 HR's and 13 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - Came in as a defensive replacement in an 8-2 win over Philadelphia. The Stratford alum is batting .235 with 9 HR's and 28 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 0-3 with a walk in a 9-4 loss to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The James Island alum is batting .225 with 2 HR's and 29 RBI

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch vs Reno. 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) - Pitched 1.2 innings giving up 0 hits, 0 runs with 2 walks and a K in a 4-2 loss to Trenton. The Bishop England alum is 0-1 with 1 save, a 3.68 ERA and 19 K's in 21 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) - 0-1 in a game suspended vs West Michigan. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .246 with a HR and 24 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - 0-5 with an RBI and a K in a 7-6 win over Lansing. The Stratford alum is batting .243 with a HR and 28 RBI

A Short Season

New York-Penn League

James Reeves, P, Staten Island Yankees (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch in a 3-2 loss to Batavia. The Ashley Ridge alum is 0-0 with 1 save, a 2.53 ERA and 16 K's in 10.2 IP.

Skylar Hunter, P, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - Pitched .2 innings giving up 4 hits, 4 runs with 1 walk in a 10-7 loss to Lowell. The Hanahan alum is 2-1 with a 4.80 ERA and 7 K in 15 IP's.