Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/17)

Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/17)
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American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 1-2 with a walk and a K in a 3-0 win over Tampa Bay. The Holly Hill native is batting .233 with 11 HR’s and 31 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - Did not play in a 10-5 loss to the Angels. The Stratford alum is batting .225 with 12 HR’s and 34 RBI

National League

Matt Wieters, C, St. Louis Cardinals - Did not play in a 5-0 win over Miami. The Stratford alum is batting .224 with 3 HR’s and 10 RBI.


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) - No game. The Beaufort alum is 7-2 with a 4.18 ERA and 66 K’s in 71 innings


Florida State League

James Reeves, P, Tampa Tarpons (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch vs Dunedin in a game suspended. The Ashley Ridge alum is 0-0 with a 3.38 ERA and 5 K’s in 2.2 innings. He’s 3-0 and with a 2.13 ERA and 22 K’s in 23.2 innings in Double-A.

A-Short Season

New York-Penn League

Seth Lancaster, INF, Williamsport Crosscutters (Philadelphia Phillies) - 2-2 with a walk, a run scored, 2 stolen bases (2) and an RBI in a 4-0 win over West Virginia in game 1 of a doubleheader. The Hanahan alum is hitting .833 with 1 RBI.

Cody Smith, P, West Virginia Black Bears (Pittsburgh Pirates) - Pitched 2 innings giving up 0 hits, 0 runs with 5 K’s earning the save in a 2-0 win over Williamsport in game 2 of a doubleheader. The Goose Creek alum is 0-0 with 1 save and a 0.00 ERA with 5 K’s in 2 innings.

Rookie Advanced

Pioneer League

TJ Hopkins, OF, Billings Mustangs (Cincinnati Reds) - No game. The Summerville alum is batting .125

Malcolm Van Buren, P, Idaho Falls Chukars (Kansas City Royals) - Did not pitch in a 3-0 win over Missoula. The Hanahan alum is 0-0 with 1 save with a 2.25 ERA and 6 K’s in 4 innings.

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