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Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/7)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 2-4 with a K in a 2-1 loss to Toronto. 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 HR, RBI and 2 runs scored in an 8-4 loss to the Angels. The Stratford alum is batting .264 with 5 HR's and 16 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 0-5 with a K in a 2-1 win over the Yankees. The Goose Creek native is batting .227 with 9 HR's and 31 RBI

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Houston Astros - Pitched .1 innings giving up 0 hits and 0 runs in a 3-1 loss to Oakland. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.16  ERA in 20.1 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.


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 1-4 with a HR, RBI, a run scored and a K in a 4-2 loss to Columbus. The James Island alum is batting .221 with 3 HR's and 34 RBI


John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox) - Did not pitch in a 6-0 loss to Akron. The Bishop England alum is 0-2 with 1 save, a 5.47 ERA and 22 K's in 23.2 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 with a double (18), a run scored and a K in a 7-5 win over Cedar Rapids. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .246 with a HR and 24 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - 3-4 with a double (10), a run scored and an RBI in an 8-6 win over Burlington. The Stratford alum is batting .251 with a HR and 29 RBI

A Short Season

New York-Penn League

James Reeves, P, Staten Island Yankees (New York Yankees) - Pitched 2 innings giving up 0 hits, 0 runs with 2 K's earning the hold (2) in a 6-4 win over Hudson Valley. The Ashley Ridge alum is 1-0 with 1 save, a 3.68 ERA and 18 K's in 14.2 IP. 

Skylar Hunter, P, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - Did not pitch in a 7-3 win over Auburn. The Hanahan alum is 2-1 with a 4.05 ERA and 9 K in 20 IP's.

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