Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/18)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees
 - 1-4 with a walk, a run scored and a K in an 8-4 win over Minnesota. The Holly Hill native is batting .283 with 11 HR's and 52 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 2-4 with a run scored in a 5-3 loss to the Mets. The Stratford alum is batting .284 with 5 HR's and 17 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 0-1 in an 8-5 win over Philadelphia. The Goose Creek native is batting .221 with 11 HR's and 39 RBI


Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch vs New Orleans. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.16  ERA in 20.1 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 7-2 with a 5.48 ERA in 93.2 IP and 72 K's in AAA.


Eastern League

John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox)
 - Did not pitch in a 2-1 win over Altoona. The Bishop England alum is 0-2 with 2 saves, a 5.10 ERA and 29 K's in 29 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.

A Advanced

Carolina League

Bobby Ison, OF, Lynchburg Hillcats (Cleveland Indians) - Did not play in an 8-2 win over Frederick. The Stratford alum is batting .111 in A-Advanced. He hit.251 with a HR and 32 RBI in Class A. 


Midwest League

Nick Ciuffo, C, Bowling Green Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays) - 
1-4 with an error (9) in an 8-3 loss to Ft. Wayne. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .252 with a HR and 29 RBI

A Short Season

New York-Penn League

James Reeves, P, Staten Island Yankees (New York Yankees) - No game. The Ashley Ridge alum is 1-0 with 1 save, a 3.18 ERA and 20 K's in 17 IP.

Skylar Hunter, P, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - No game. The Hanahan alum is 3-2 with a 4.44 ERA and 10 K in 24.1 IP's.