Iowa Cubs vs. Oklahoma Game Photos

Renyel Pinto and the Iowa Cubs came up on the losing end in game two of Iowa's best of five series with the Oklahoma Redhawks in Pacific Coast League playoff action. Inside are photos from Thursday's I-Cubs contest.

A look inside the Cubs' dugout as they prepare to take the field for Thursday's game. Featured are INF's Denny Hocking and Gookie Dawkins. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

The Cubs finish pre-game warm-up's. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

Game two starter Renyel Pinto finishes his warm-up tosses before the game. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

Pinto pitches in the first inning. He suffered the loss in his first career post-season start. (Photo/Larry Woolis)

INF Russ Johnson cracks a first inning two-run homerun off Oklahoma starter Kameron Loe. It was the only offense the Cubs garnered all night. (Photo/Larry Woolis)

INF Gookie Dawkins steps up to the plate against Loe. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

INF Ronny Cedeno, fresh up from Double-A West Tennessee, looks on from the dugout. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

Pinto pitches into the night. The left-hander who left the Cubs' farm system in strikeouts for 2004 gave up three runs on six hits in six innings en route to the loss. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

Redhawks starter Kameron Loe was magnificent Thursday, allowing just two runs on four hits in seven innings. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

Pitching coach Rick Kranitz meets with Pinto and starting catcher Casey Kopitzke. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

Cubs manager Mike Quade argues a call with the home plate umpire. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

Right-hander Jae-Kuk Ryu, also recently promoted from Double-A, warms up in the Iowa bullpen. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

Gookie Dawkins looks on during the closing stages of Thursday's loss. To his left is OF David Kelton, who was one of five Cubs to finish without a hit against Loe and company. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

Everything is all quiet in the Cub dugout following defeat. (Photo/Andy Crozier)

Northsiders Report Top Stories