Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (6/23)


American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees -

2-4 with a double (16), HR, RBI, 2 runs scored, a walk and a K in an 11-6 loss to Philadelphia. The Holly Hill native is batting .294 with 9 HR's and 37 RBI.

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

0-4 with a K in a 6-4 win over Boston. The Stratford alum is batting .279 with 2 HR's and 8 RBI

Justin Smoak, 1B, Toronto Blue Jays

- 0-1 with a K in a 4-3 loss to Tampa Bay. The Stratford alum is batting .245 with 5 HR's and 21 RBI


International League

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

0-4 with a K in a 5-4 win over Buffalo. The James Island alum is batting .232 with a HR and 21 RBI

Pacific League

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

Did not pitch in a 6-2 win over Sacramento. 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 3.54 ERA in 56 IP and 37 K's in AAA.


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

Pitched 2 innings giving up 0 hits, 0 runs with 3 walks and 2 K's in a 7-2 win over New Hampshire. The Bishop England alum is 0-0 with a 2.45 ERA and 8 K's in 6.1 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) -

1-2 with a run scored in the Midwest League All-Star game. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .226 with a HR and 14 RBI

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

No game. The Stratford alum is batting .241 with a HR and 18 RBI.