Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/2)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 1-4 with 2 RBI in a 12-3 win over the White Sox. The Holly Hill native is batting .288 with 11 HR's and 49 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 1-3 in a 6-1 loss to Detroit. The Stratford alum is batting .275 with 4 HR's and 15 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 0-0 with a walk and a run scored in a 5-2 win over 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) - 1-4 with a K in a 4-0 loss to Norfolk. The James Island alum is batting .225 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 1 inning giving up 3 hits, 3 runs with 1 walk and 2 K's taking the loss in a 16-12 loss to Harrisburg. The Bishop England alum is 0-2 with 1 save, a 4.56 ERA and 21 K's in 22.2 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) - 1-4 in a 4-1 loss to Lansing. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .245 with a HR and 24 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - Did not play in a 15-7 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 an 8-5 win over 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) - Did not pitch in a 7-4 win over Vermont. The Hanahan alum is 2-1 with a 4.24 ERA and 8 K in 17 IP's.