Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/29)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees
 - 0-4 with a walk and 2 K's in a 3-1 win over Atlanta. The Holly Hill native is batting .271 with 12 HR's and 54 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - Did not play in a 4-3 loss to Texas. The Stratford alum is batting .266 with 5 HR's and 17 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 2-2 with 2 doubles (11) and 3 walks in a 15-1 win over Detroit. The Goose Creek native is batting .225 with 13 HR's and 45 RBI


Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch in a 9-5 loss to Omaha. 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)
 - Pitched 2 innings giving up 1 hit, 0 runs with 2 K's in a 2-1 loss to New Britain. The Bishop England alum is 0-2 with 2 saves, a 4.75 ERA and 35 K's in 35 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) - 1-3 with a triple (1), a run scored and a K in a 2-0 win over Carolina. The Stratford alum is batting .216 with 3 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) - 
Did not play in a 7-5 win over Dayton. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .254 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 6-5 loss to Hudson Valley. 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 7-3 win over Batavia. The Hanahan alum is 3-3 with a 4.08 ERA and 15 K in 28.2 IP's.