Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/24)

Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/24)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 4-5 with an RBI and a run scored in a 10-6 loss to Detroit. The Holly Hill native is batting .257 with 20 HR's and 53 RBI.

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 0-4 with a K in a 2-0 loss to Tampa Bay. The Stratford alum is batting .287 with 34 HR's and 81 RBI

National League

Matt Wieters, C, Washington Nationals - 2-4 with a walk, 2 runs scored, an RBI and a K in a 5-4 win over Houston. The Stratford alum is batting .233 with 9 HR's and 47 RBI

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Cincinnati Reds - Did not pitch in a 4-2 win over the Cubs. The Beaufort alum is 3-3 with 1 hold, a 6.17 ERA and 59 K's in 54 innings in the majors. He's 2-0 with a 2.05 ERA and 35 K's in 29.2 innings in AAA.


Southern League

Nick Ciuffo, C, Montgomery Biscuits (Tampa Bay Rays) - 0-3 with 2 walks in a 4-3 win over Tennessee. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .249 with 7 HR's and 41 RBI.

James Reeves, SP, Trenton Thunder (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch in a 5-1 loss to Richmond. The Ashley Ridge alum is 2-0 with 1 save, a 0.00 ERA and 6 K's in 6.2 innings. He's 2-0 with 4 holds, 1 save, a 2.52 ERA and 40 K's in 34.2 innings in High-A.

A Short Season

Northwest League

Chris Singleton, OF, Eugene Emeralds (Chicago Cubs) - 0-3 with an RBI in 4-3 win over Salem-Kiser. The Goose Creek alum is batting .158 with 6 RBI in Class A Short Season. He hit .304 with a HR and 6 RBI in Rookie League

Rookie League

Arizona League

Malcolm Van Buren, SP, AZL Royals (Kansas City Royals) - No game. The Hanahan alum is 0-3 with an 7.86 ERA and 20 K's in 26.1 innings.