Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/30)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees
 - 2-7 with an RBI and 2 runs scored in a 20-6 win over Atlanta. The Holly Hill native is batting .272 with 12 HR's and 55 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 0-3 in a 6-0 loss to Texas. The Stratford alum is batting .262 with 5 HR's and 17 RBI 

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 0-4 in a 9-2 win over Detroit. The Goose Creek native is batting .221 with 13 HR's and 45 RBI


Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Pitched 5.2 innings giving up 6 hits, 4 runs (1 earned) with 4 walks and 3 K's taking the loss in a 4-2 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 8-4 with a 4.93 ERA in 111.1 IP and 82 K's in AAA.


Eastern League

John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox)
 - Did not pitch in a 7-5 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) - 3-4 with a double (2), a walk and an RBI in a 5-3 loss to Carolina. The Stratford alum is batting .268 with 4 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 4-3 loss to South Bend. 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) - Pitched 3 innings giving up 5 hits, 2 runs with 1 walk and 3 K's earning the save in a 10-2 win over Connecticut. The Ashley Ridge alum is 1-1 with 2 saves, a 3.33 ERA and 27 K's in 24.1 IP.

Skylar Hunter, P, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - Did not pitch in a 4-0 loss to Auburn. The Hanahan alum is 3-3 with a 4.08 ERA and 15 K in 28.2 IP's.