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Recap of Monday night’s action including the first homer for Eloy Jimenez

Rough night for the Cubs affiliates as all four lost.

Pacific Coast League—AAA—Las Vegas 10, Iowa 5

Las Vegas hit three homers nd beat Iowa in the series opener.

Hitting Recap: RF Chesny Young went 4-for-5 with a RBI and CF John Andreoli had three hits, including two doubles, and scored twice. 

Pitching Chart: Rob Zastryzny got the start and only got one out, allowing a hit and two walks in the 22-pitch outing, before leaving with an injury. Juan Paniagua, Zac RosscupDavid Rollins and Felix Pena all pitched in relief.

Southern League—AA—Montgomery 7, Tennessee 3

Montgomery collected 11 hits and bat Tennessee for the third straight game. 

Hitting Recap: Only six hits for the Smokies, two each from Charcer Burks, Andrew Ely and Cael Brockmeyer, who hit his second homer and scored twice.

Pitching Chart: Preston Morrison (0-4, 4.10 ERA) took the loss, allowing four runs on seven hits and two walks. Justin Hancock, David Garner and Andury Acevedo all pitched in relief.

Carolina League—High A—Buies Creek 4, Myrtle Beach 2

Buies Creek scored twice in the top of the eight to take the series opener.

Hitting Recap: DH Eloy Jimenez smacked his first homer of the year and finished 2-for-4 with one RBI. Only five hits for the Pelicans.

Pitching Chart: Ryan Kellogg blanked the Astros for six stellar innings but ran into trouble in the seventh, surrendering a two-run homer. Kellogg finished with a line of 6.2 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 1 K. Tommy Thorpe threw the final 2.1 frames and took the loss.

Midwest League—Low A—Dayton 4, South Bend 2

Dayton used a three-run fifth to take the series opener at Four Winds Field.

Hitting Recap: Only six hits for South Bend, led by SS Isaac Paredes, who went 3-for-4 with a double and a RBI.

Pitching Chart: Tyson Miller (2-3, 4.15 ERA) got the start and allowed four runs (two earned) on four hits and three walks in five innings. Pedro Silverio tossed three shutout frames and Chad Hockin kept Dayton scoreless in the ninth.


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