Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (7/5)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees

- Came in as a defensive replacement in a 2-1 loss to Minnesota. The Holly Hill native is batting .287 with 8 HR's and 33 RBI

Matt Wieters, C/DH, Baltimore - 15 Day Disabled list. The Stratford alum finishes the year batting .308 with 5 HR's and 18 RBI 


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Indianapolis (Pittsburgh Pirates) - 
3-4 with 2 doubles (22) and 2 RBI in an 8-3 loss to Louisville. The James Island alum is batting .277 with 5 HR's and 30 RBI

Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowsi, SP, Oklahoma City (Houston Astros) - 
Did not pitch in a 3-2 win over Iowa. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 in 20.1 innings with 16 K's, 7 walks and an ERA of 5.75

Justin Smoak, 1B, Tacoma (Seattle Mariners) - 0-2 with a walk in a 5-1 loss to Fresno. The Goose Creek native is batting .200 with a HR and 3 RBI

MLB: .208 with 7 HR's and 29 RBI


Southern League

John Cornely, RP, Mississippi (Atlanta Braves) - Did not pitch in a 3-1 loss to Montgomery. The Bishop England alum is 6-2 with 3 holds, a 2.91 ERA with 43 K's and 26 walks in 46.1 IP

High A

California League

Drew Cisco, SP,  Bakersfield (Cincinnati Reds) - Pitched 5.2 innings giving up 6 hits, 1 run with 2 K's vs. Modesto. The Wando alum is 4-2 with a 5.51 ERA with 60 K's and 15 walks in 101.1 IP. 

Low A

South Atlantic League

Ryan Gunther, RP, Rome (Atlanta Braves) - 7-day disabled list. Pitched 1 inning giving up 2 hits, 1 run in a 7-6 loss to GCL Pirates

Rookie Ball: 2 IP, 1 K, 4.50 ERA

A Short Season

Austin Pritcher, SP, Connecticut (Detroit Tigers) - Did not pitch in a 4-2 win over Vermont. The James Island alum is 2-1 with a 3.50 ERA with 16 K and 5 walks in 18 IP

Rookie League

Appalachian League

Nick Ciuffo, C, Princeton (Tampa Bay Rays) - 0-3 with a walk and a K in a 3-1 loss to Johnson City. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .178 with an RBI

Arizona League

Bobby Ison, OF, AZL Indians (Cleveland Indians) - 
0-4 with a K in a 5-1 loss to AZL Dodgers. The Stratford alum is batting .192 with 3 RBI