Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (5/21)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees
 - 0-1 with a K in a 5-1 win over Oakland. The Holly Hill native is batting .246 with 5 HR's and 11 RBI

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles - 2-4 with a double (5), a HR, a run scored and 3 RBI in a 3-1 win over the LA Angels. The Stratford alum is batting .283 with 4 HR's and 16 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 0-3 with a walk in a 5-3 loss to Minnesota. The Stratford alum is batting .286 with 3 HR's and 11 RBI


Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) - Designated for Assignment, taking him off the 40-man roster. The Beaufort alum is 2-2 with a 5.33 ERA and 22 K's in 25.1 IP

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Florida State League

Nick Ciuffo, C, Charlotte Stone Crabs (Tampa Bay Rays) - 1-5 with a double (5) and a K in a 9-5 loss to Lakeland. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .252 with 6 RBI

James Reeves, P, Tampa Yankees (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch in a 9-8 loss to Ft. Myers. The Ashley Ridge alum is 2-0 with a hold, a 2.25 ERA with 23 K's in 12 innings. He went 1-1 with a 2.70 ERA and 15 K's in 10 innings in A ball.

Midwest League

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) - Did not play in a 10-6 loss to South Bend. The Stratford alum is batting .202 with a HR and 160 RBI in Single-A. He hit .143 with an RBI in Triple-A.

South Atlantic League

Skylar Hunter, P, Lakewood Blueclaws (Philadelphia Phillies) - Hanahan alum is on the restricted list.