Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/4)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - Did not play in a 13-3 win over Boston. The Holly Hill native is batting .288 with 11 HR's and 49 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 1-4 with a K in a 5-0 loss to Oakland. The Stratford alum is batting .264 with 4 HR's and 15 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - Came in as a defensive replacement in a 3-1 win over Minnesota. The Goose Creek native is batting .229 with 9 HR's and 30 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 0-4 in a 5-1 win over Toledo. The James Island alum is batting .222 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) - Did not pitch in a 3-0 loss to Erie. 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) - 2-4 with a double (17) and a K in a 3-0 loss to Quad Cities. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .248 with a HR and 24 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - Did not play in an 8-6 loss to Peoria. 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 3-2 win over Vermont. 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 10-5 loss to Mahoning Valley. The Hanahan alum is 2-1 with a 3.79 ERA and 8 K in 19 IP's.