Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/19)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees -

4-5 with a HR, 3 RBI and 2 runs scored in a 7-2 win over Detroit. The Holly Hill native is batting .277 with 7 HR's and 33 RBI.

Matt Wieters, C/DH/1B, Baltimore Orioles -

0-3 with a walk in a 5-4 loss to Toronto. The Stratford alum is batting .314 with 2 HR's and 8 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays

- 1-4 with a double (6) and an RBI in a 5-4 win over Baltimore. The Stratford alum is batting .260 with 5 HR's and 21 RBI


International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Philadelphia Phillies) -

1-4 with 2 RBI in a 5-2 win over Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The James Island alum is batting .230 with a HR and 20 RBI

Pacific League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros) -

Did not pitch vs Las Vegas. The Beaufort alum is 0-1 with a 7.31 ERA in 20 IP with 16 K's in MLB. He is 5-0 with a 4.04 ERA in 49 IP and 32 K's in AAA.


John Cornely, RP, Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox) -

Pitched 1.1 innings giving up 2 hits, 0 runs with 1 walk and 2 K's earning a hold (1) in a 3-0 win over Reading. The Bishop England alum is 0-0 with a 3.38 ERA and 6 K's in 4.1 innings in AA. 2-3 with 2 saves and a 4.76 ERA and 26 K's in 23.2 innings in AAA. Cornely has a 36.00 ERA with 1 K in 1 IP in MLB.


Midwest League

Nick Ciuffo, C, Bowling Green Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays) -

Did not play in a 5-2 win over Ft. Wayne. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .236 with a HR and 14 RBI

Bobby Ison, OF, Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians) -

1-4 with a run scored and a K in a 4-3 win over Dayton. The Stratford alum is batting .241 with a HR and 17 RBI.