Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/1)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 0-4 with 2 K's in an 8-2 loss to the White Sox. The Holly Hill native is batting .288 with 11 HR's and 47 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 2-4 with a double (10) and an RBI in a 6-2 win over Detroit. The Stratford alum is batting .273 with 4 HR's and 15 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 1-4 with an RBI and a K in a 7-6 loss to Kansas City. The Stratford alum is batting .228 with 9 HR's and 29 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 1-3 with a double (13), a run scored, 3 RBI and 2 K's in an 8-4 win over Norfolk. The James Island alum is batting .224 with 2 HR's and 33 RBI

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch vs Albuquerque. 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) - Pitched .2 innings giving up 0 hits, 0 runs with 1 walk in a 3-2 loss to Harrisburg. The Bishop England alum is 0-1 with 1 save, a 3.57 ERA and 19 K's in 21.2 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 3-1 loss to Lansing. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .246 with a HR and 24 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - 1-3 in a 9-6 win over Great Lakes. The Stratford alum is batting .246 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 7-5 loss to Aberdeen. The Ashley Ridge alum is 1-0 with 1 save, a 4.26 ERA and 16 K's in 12.2 IP.

Skylar Hunter, P, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - Pitched 2 innings giving up 1 hit, 0 runs with 1 walk and 1 K in a 4-3 loss to Vermont. The Hanahan alum is 2-1 with a 4.24 ERA and 8 K in 17 IP's.