Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (7/30)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 0-4 with an RBI and 3 K's in a 7-6 loss to the Rangers. The Holly Hill native is batting .291 with 11 HR's and 47 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 2-2 with an RBI in a 9-8 loss to Detroit. The Stratford alum is batting .264 with 4 HR's and 14 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 0-0 with a walk in a 5-2 win over Kansas City. The Stratford alum is batting .235 with 9 HR's and 28 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 1-3 with a walk in a 3-2 loss to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The James Island alum is batting .226 with 2 HR's and 29 RBI

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Pitched 6 innings giving up 6 hits, 4 runs with 1 walk and 4 K's earning the win in a 10-7 win over Reno. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 20 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 6-2 with a 5.42 ERA in 88 IP and 67 K's in AAA.


John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox) - Did not pitch in a 5-4 win over Harrisburg. 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 game 1 of a double header, a 3-2 loss to West Michigan. Did not play in game 2, an 11-3 win. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .246 with a HR and 24 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - Did not play in a 5-4 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) - Game PPD. 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) - Did not pitch in a 5-2 loss to Lowell. The Hanahan alum is 2-1 with a 4.80 ERA and 7 K in 15 IP's.