Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (7/10)

Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (7/10)
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American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - No game. The Holly Hill native is batting .246 with 15 HR’s and 41 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays - No game. The Stratford alum is batting .217 with 14 HR’s and 37 RBI

Asher Wojciechowski, P, Baltimore Orioles - No game. The Beaufort alum is 0-2 with a 6.52 ERA and 12 K’s in 9.2 innings. He’s 8-2 with a 3.61 ERA and 81 K’s in 84.2 innings in Triple-A

National League

Matt Wieters, C, St. Louis Cardinals - No game. The Stratford alum is batting .220 with 5 HR’s and 14 RBI.


Eastern League

James Reeves, P, Trenton Thunder (New York Yankees) - No game. The Ashley Ridge alum is 3-0 and with a 2.13 ERA and 22 K’s in 23.2 innings in Double-A. He’s 0-0 with a 2.25 ERA and 21 K’s in 12 innings in High-A.

Southern League

Nick Ciuffo, C, Chattanooga Lookouts (Cincinnati Reds) - Signed to a minor league deal by the Cincinnati Reds and assigned to Chattanooga. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .228 with 2 HR’s and 6 RBI in Triple-A. He’s batting .167 in the majors.

Class A

Seth Lancaster, INF, Lakewood Blueclaws (Philadelphia Phillies) - Did not play in a 6-2 loss to Hickory. The Hanahan alum is hitting .234 with a HR and 7 RBI. He hit .833 with 1 RBI in A-Short season

Cody Smith, P, Greensboro Grasshoppers (Pittsburgh Pirates) - Pitched 2 innings giving up 2 hits, 1 run with 2 K’s earning a hold (1) in a 6-2 win over Kannapolis. He’s 0-1 with 1 save and an 8.53 ERA with 9 K’s in 6.1 innings. Went 0-0 with 1 save and a 2.25 ERA with 5 K’s in 4 innings in Short Season-A.

Rookie Advanced

Pioneer League

TJ Hopkins, OF, Billings Mustangs (Cincinnati Reds) - Did not play in an 8-5 win over Rocky Mountain. The Summerville alum is batting .250 with 6 RBI

Appalachian League

Malcolm Van Buren, P, Burlington Royals (Kansas City Royals) - Pitched .2 innings giving up 2 hits, 5 runs (4 earned) with 4 walks and 2 K’s taking the loss in an 8-5 loss to Elizabethton. The Hanahan alum is 0-2 with a 7.30 ERA and 17 K’s in 12.1 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) - Did not pitch in a 6-3 loss to Johnson City. The Woodland alum is 0-1 with 1 save, a 3.38 ERA and 4 K’s in 5.1 innings of work.

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