Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/22)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees
 - 1-4 with a HR, 2 RBI, a run scored and 2 K's in a 6-2 win over Cleveland. The Holly Hill native is batting .279 with 12 HR's and 54 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 1-4 with 2 K's in a 3-2 loss to Minnesota. The Stratford alum is batting .276 with 5 HR's and 17 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - Did not play in a win over the Angels. The Goose Creek native is batting .219 with 12 HR's and 41 RBI


Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch vs. Round Rock. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.16  ERA in 20.1 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 8-2 with a 5.15 ERA in 99.2 IP and 77 K's in AAA.


Eastern League

John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox)
 - Did not pitch in an 12-1 loss to Harrisburg. The Bishop England alum is 0-2 with 2 saves, a 5.06 ERA and 30 K's in 31 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) - 2-4 with an error (1) in a 4-2 loss to Potomac.The Stratford alum is batting .158 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 a double (19), an RBI and 2 K's in an 11-3 loss to Lansing. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .249 with a HR and 31 RBI

A Short Season

New York-Penn League

James Reeves, P, Staten Island Yankees (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch in either game of a doubleheader sweep of Lowell. The Ashley Ridge alum is 1-0 with 1 save, a 2.70 ERA and 23 K's in 19 IP.

Skylar Hunter, P, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - Did not pitch in a 9-3 win over Auburn. The Hanahan alum is 3-2 with a 4.26 ERA and 12 K in 25.1 IP's.