Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/24)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees
 - 0-3 with a walk, a run scored and a K in a 1-0 win over Houston. The Holly Hill native is batting .276 with 12 HR's and 54 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 0-3 with 2 K's in an 8-3 loss to Kansas City. The Stratford alum is batting .270 with 5 HR's and 17 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - No game. The Goose Creek native is batting .215 with 12 HR's and 42 RBI


Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch in a 9-0 loss to Iowa. 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)
 - Pitched 2 innings giving up 1 hit, 2 runs (1 earned) with 2 walks and 3 K's in an 8-4 loss to New Hampshire. The Bishop England alum is 0-2 with 2 saves, a 5.03 ERA and 33 K's in 33 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) - 0-4 in a 4-2 loss to Salem. The Stratford alum is batting .130 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) - 
0-3 with a walk and a K in a 4-0 loss to Great Lakes. 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 a 4-3 loss to Aberdeen. 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) - Pitched 1 inning giving up 0 hits, 0 runs with 1 walk and 1 K earning the hold (5) in a 4-1 win over State College. The Hanahan alum is 3-2 with a 4.10 ERA and 13 K in 26.1 IP's.