Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/21)

Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/21)
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MLB

American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 1-3 with a double (10), a run scored and 2 K’s in a 4-1 win over Houston. The Holly Hill native is batting .236 with 11 HR’s and 31 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - Placed on 10-Day Injured List. 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 5-1 win over the Angels. The Stratford alum is batting .210 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 7 innings giving up 5 hits,, 0 runs with 1 walk and 8 K’s earning the win in a 14-0 win over Lehigh Valley. The Beaufort alum is 8-2 with a 3.81 ERA and 74 K’s in 78 innings

High-A

Florida State League

James Reeves, P, Tampa Tarpons (New York Yankees) - Did not pitch in a 4-3 loss to Bradenton. The Ashley Ridge alum is 0-0 with a 2.25 ERA and 6 K’s in 4 innings. He’s 3-0 and with a 2.13 ERA and 22 K’s in 23.2 innings in Double-A.

Class A

Seth Lancaster, INF, Lakewood Blueclaws (Philadelphia Phillies) - Was promoted to Single-A Lakewood, did not play in a 1-0 loss to West Virginia. The Hanahan alum hit .833 with 1 RBI in A-Short season

A-Short Season

New York-Penn League

Cody Smith, P, West Virginia Black Bears (Pittsburgh Pirates) - Pitched 2 innings giving up 1 hit, 1 run with 1 walk in a 6-5 win over State College. The Goose Creek alum is 0-0 with 1 save and a 2.25 ERA with 5 K’s in 4 innings.

Rookie Advanced

Pioneer League

TJ Hopkins, OF, Billings Mustangs (Cincinnati Reds) - 0-3 with a walk, an RBI and 3 K’s in a 4-3 loss to Idaho Falls. The Summerville alum is batting .222 with 3 RBI

Appalachian League

Malcolm Van Buren, P, Burlington Royals (Kansas City Royals) - Did not pitch in an 8-3 loss to Princeton. The Hanahan alum is 0-0 with a 10.80 ERA and 5 K’s in 1.2 innings in the Appalachian League. He’s 0-0 with 1 save with a 2.25 ERA and 6 K’s in 4 innings in the Pioneer League.

Ryan Troutman, P, Bristol Pirates (Pittsburgh Pirates) - Pitched 1 inning giving up 1 hit, 1 run with 1 K earning a save in a 4-2 win over Greenville. The Woodland alum is 0-0 with 1 save, a 9.00 ERA and 1 K in 1 inning of work.

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