Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/9)

Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/9)
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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) -

MLB

American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 1-5 with a HR, run scored and 2 RBI in a 7-6 win over Cleveland. The Holly Hill native is batting .217 with 9 HR’s and 23 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - 1-4 with a K in an 8-2 loss to Arizona. The Stratford alum is batting .237 with 12 HR’s and 33 RBI

National League

Matt Wieters, C, St. Louis Cardinals - Did not play in a 5-1 loss to the Cubs. The Stratford alum is batting .241 with 3 HR’s and 10 RBI.

AAA

International League

Nick Ciuffo, C, Durham Bulls (Tampa Bay Rays) - 7-Day Injured List. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .228 with 2 HR’s and 16 RBI. He’s batting .167 in the majors.

Asher Wojciechowski, P, Columbus Clippers (Cleveland Indians) - Pitched 6 innings giving up 4 hits, 2 runs with 2 walks and 2 K’s earning the win in an 8-3 win over Norfolk. The Beaufort alum is 6-2 with a 4.50 ERA and 56 K’s in 64 innings

AA

Eastern League

James Reeves, P, Trenton Thunder (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch in a 1-0 win over Erie. The Ashley Ridge alum is 3-0 and with a 2.13 ERA and 22 K’s in 23.2 innings.

A-Short Season

New York-Penn League

Seth Lancaster, INF, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - No game

Cody Smith, P, West Virginia Black Bears (Pittsburgh Pirates) - No game

Rookie

Appalachian League

Malcolm Van Buren, P, Burlington Royals (Kansas City Royals) - No game

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