Palmetto Pros: Ex-Citadel star Asher Wojciechowski earns first AAA win

Former Citadel pitcher Asher Wojciechowski earned his first victory at the Class AAA level Thursday night. (File photo)

Former Citadel pitcher Asher Wojciechowski earned his first victory at the Class AAA level Thursday night, working six scoreless innings in Oklahoma City’s 2-1 win over Tacoma.

Wojciechowski, a first-round pick out of Beaufort in 2010, gave up five hits, walked three and struck out three in the win. He’s 3-1 with a 1.75 earned-run average this season in the Astros’ organization.

Elsewhere among Lowcountry players in pro baseball:

• Former Citadel standout Chris McGuiness (James Island) was 2 for 4 with three runs batted-in and a triple, and is batting .271 with 21 RBI for Class AAA Round Rock.

• In the same game, Reese Havens (Bishop England HS, USC) went 0 for 5 for Class AAA Las Vegas and is hitting .254.

• Marty Gantt (Mount Pleasant, College of Charleston) saw his hitting streak snapped at five games, going 0 for 3 for Class A Dayton. He’s batting .297.

In the Major Leagues:

• Matt Wieters (Stratford HS) was 2 for 4 with a double in the Orioles’ 6-2 loss to Kansas City, and is hitting .243.

• Brett Gardner (Holly Hill, College of Charleston was 0 for 4 in the Yankee’s 3-1 win over Colorado, and is batting .262.

• Pitcher Bobby Parnell (Charleston Southern) picked up the win in the Mets’ 3-2 win over the Pirates. He allowed one hit with one strikeout in the ninth, and is 4-0 with a 1.20 ERA.

An updated list of Lowcountry players, and players from The Citadel, College of Charleston, Charleston Southern, Clemson and USC will appear in Saturday’s Post and Courier.