The Pelicans won their second straight Mills Cup with a 5-3 victory over Lynchburg for a 3-1 series win. James Pugliese tossed four perfect relief innings and MVP David Bote went 2-for-4 and scored twice.
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Myrtle Beach’s Trevor Clifton took a no-hitter into the eighth to help the Pelicans sweep the Keys. Ryan Kellogg tossed five plus innings in South Bend’s win while Ian Happ and Victor Caratini homered in extras for Tennessee
Zach Hedges made his AA debut on Sunday for Tennessee as the Cubs lower levels were busy racking up wins.
Big news of the day happened off the field as the Cubs traded Daniel Vogelbach and Paul Blackburn to the Mariners for LHP Mike Montgomery and RHP Jordan Pries. Eugene clinched the first half title in the NWL.
The Mariners swung a trade mid-game today, dealing from the big league roster to add minor league pieces. But the trade doesn't exactly signal a "direction" for the M's, who remain close enough to the Wild Card race that they still have to be considered buyers. We break down the move inside.
The Chicago Cubs have added a key piece to their bullpen by acquiring lefty Mike Montgomery from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for Dan Vogelbach
Gleyber Torres had a big night with four hits and nine total bases to lead Myrtle Beach to a romp at Winston-Salem. Oscar De La Cruz got the start in Eugene and Mesa pitching fanned 20 in the win over the A’s.