Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/26)

Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/26)
Baseball (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB-TV)

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) -

MLB

American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 1-3 wtih 2 K’s in a 5-1 loss to Atlanta. Came in as a defensive replacement in game 2 of a doubleheader, a 2-1 loss. The Holly Hill native is batting .172 with 3 HR’s and 6 RBI

Nick Ciuffo, C, Texas Rangers - Alternate list

Asher Wojciechowski, P, Baltimore Orioles - Pitched 4 innings giving up 4 hits, 3 runs with 3 walks and 3 K’s in a 4-3 loss to Tampa Bay. The Beaufort native is 1-3 with a 5.13 ERA and 24 K’s in 26.1 IP.

National League

Justin Smoak, 1B, Milwaukee Brewers - Game PPD. The Stratford alum is batting .211 with 5 HR’s and 15 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C, St. Louis Cardinals - 10-day DL with a toe contusion. The Goose Creek native is batting .000

Triple-A

International League

James Reeves, P, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (New York Yankees) - Season over

Class A

South Atlantic League

Cody Smith, P, Greensboro Grasshoppers (Pittsburgh Pirates) - Season over

Rookie Advanced

Pioneer League

TJ Hopkins, OF, Billings Mustangs (Cincinnati Reds) - Season over

Appalachian League

Malcolm Van Buren, P, Burlington Royals (Kansas City Royals) - Season over

Ryan Troutman, P, Bristol Pirates (Pittsburgh Pirates) - Season over

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