Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/25)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees
 - 0-1 in a 15-1 loss to Houston. The Holly Hill native is batting .275 with 12 HR's and 54 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 1-2 with 2 walks and a run scored in a 3-2 loss to Kansas City. The Stratford alum is batting .272 with 5 HR's and 17 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 0-1 in a 6-5 loss to Texas. The Goose Creek native is batting .214 with 12 HR's and 42 RBI


Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Pitched 6 innings giving up 5 hits, 3 runs with 4 walks and 2 K's taking the loss in a 3-2 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 8-3 with a 5.11 ERA in 105.2 IP and 79 K's in AAA.


Eastern League

John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox)
 - Did not pitch in a 3-0 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) - 2-4 with a double (1), an RBI and a K in a 4-2 win over Salem. The Stratford alum is batting .185 with an RBI 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) - 
2-5 with a double (20), 2 runs scored and 2 K's in an 8-4 win over Great Lakes. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .251 with a HR and 31 RBI

A Short Season

New York-Penn League

James Reeves, P, Staten Island Yankees (New York Yankees) - Pitched 2.1 innings giving up 3 hits, 1 run with 1 walk and 1 K taking the loss in a 2-1 loss to Aberdeen. The Ashley Ridge alum is 1-1 with 1 save, a 2.95 ERA and 24 K's in 21.1 IP.

Skylar Hunter, P, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - Did not pitch in a 2-1 win over State College. The Hanahan alum is 3-2 with a 4.10 ERA and 13 K in 26.1 IP's.