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Lowcountry MLB MiLB Update (8/23)

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MLB

American League

Brett Gardner, OF, New York Yankees - 0-4 in a 5-3 win over the White Sox. The Holly Hill native is batting .269 with 15 HR's and 52 RBI


Matt Wieters, C/DH, Baltimore - 60 Day Disabled list. The Stratford alum finishes the year batting .308 with 5 HR's and 18 RBI



AAA

International League

Chris McGuiness, 1B, Indianapolis (Pittsburgh Pirates) - 1-5 with a run scored, an RBI and a K in a 9-2 win over Columbus. The James Island alum is batting .263 with 8 HR's and 51 RBI

Pacific Coast League

Asher Wojciechowski, SP, Oklahoma City (Houston Astros) - Did not pitch in a 10-2 win over El Paso. The Beaufort alum is 3-4 in 64.2 innings with 49 K's, 18 walks and an ERA of 5.09

Justin Smoak, 1B, Seattle - 1-4 with a double (13), an RBI and 2 K's in a 5-1 loss to Omaha. The Goose Creek native is batting .309 with 6 HR's and 32 RBI

MLB: .208 with 7 HR's and 30 RBI


AA

Southern League

John Cornely, RP, Mississippi (Atlanta Braves) - Pitched 2 innings giving up 1 hit, 0 runs with 1 walk and 3 K's earning the win in a 6-5 win over Birmingham. The Bishop England alum is 7-3 with 6 saves, 3 holds, a 2.55 ERA with 67 K's and 32 walks in 67 IP



High A

California League

Drew Cisco, SP, Bakersfield (Cincinnati Reds) - Pitched 5 innings giving up 6 hits, 4 runs with 3 K's in an 8-5 loss to Lake Elsinore. The Wando alum is 5-5 with a 6.29 ERA with 77 K's and 24 walks in 141.2 IP.



A Short Season

Austin Pritcher, SP, Connecticut (Detroit Tigers) - Did not pitch in a 6-2 loss to Hudson Valley. The James Island alum is 6-2 with a 4.02 ERA with 33 K and 18 walks in 56 IP




Rookie League 

Nick Ciuffo, C, Princeton (Tampa Bay Rays) - 1-3 with a walk, a run scored and a K in a 7-2 win over Greenville. The Mt. Pleasant native is batting .237 with 4 HR's and 18 RBI


Ryan Gunther, RP, Danville (Atlanta Braves) - Pitched 3 innings giving up 1 hit, 1 run with 3 K's in a 4-3 win over Johnson City. The Stratford alum has pitched 12.2 innings with 4 walks, 13 K's and a 4.97 ERA

Gulf Coast League: 5.1 IP, 4 K, 5.06 ERA



Arizona League

Bobby Ison, OF, AZL Indians (Cleveland Indians) - 0-3 with a K in a 7-4 loss to AZL Giants. The Stratford alum is batting .250 with 7 RBI