Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/11)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 0-6 with a walk and 3 K's in a 5-4 loss to Cleveland. The Holly Hill native is batting .281 with 11 HR's and 49 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 1-2 and left the game in the 3rd inning with a hamstring strain in a 6-5 loss to Seattle. The Stratford alum is batting .268 with 5 HR's and 17 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 1-4 with a double (9), an RBI and a run scored in a 4-2 win over Oakland. The Goose Creek native is batting .223 with 10 HR's and 36 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) - 0-4 with a K in a 4-1 loss to Syracuse. The James Island alum is batting .222 with 3 HR's and 34 RBI

Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch in a 5-4 loss to Albuquerque. 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.


John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox) -.Game PPD. The Bishop England alum is 0-2 with 1 save, a 5.19 ERA and 24 K's in 25 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 1-0 win over Burlington. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .250 with a HR and 24 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - 1-4 with a K in a 5-4 loss to Cedar Rapids. The Stratford alum is batting .254 with a HR and 32 RBI

A Short Season

New York-Penn League

James Reeves, P, Staten Island Yankees (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch in a 10-7 win over Brooklyn. 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) - Pitched 1 inning giving up 1 hit and 0 runs earning a hold (3) in a 5-2 win over West Virginia. The Hanahan alum is 2-2 with a 4.91 ERA and 9 K in 22 IP's.