Daytona remained in first place with its second straight win over Palm Beach behind a three-run homer by Jordan Hankins, pictured above. Boise ended the first half with a win while Iowa, Tennessee and Kane County all lost. RHP Pedro Silverio tossed six perfect innings as the DSL Cubs beat the Braves.
July 22, 2014
Establishing himself as one of the top Cubs pitching prospects, Jen-Ho Tseng improved to 5-0 with six innings of one-hit ball Saturday night as Kane County whipped Lansing. Another big night for homers as Javier Baez and Kris Bryant went deep in Iowa’s win, Rock Shoulders hit a walk-off grand slam in the 17th for Daytona, and Kyle Schwarber hit his first FSL dinger.
July 19, 2014
The news of the day was Kris Bryant's promotion to AAA Iowa but he's got company as relief pitchers Armando Rivero and Arodys Vizcaino were also sent to the I-Cubs. Dallas Beeler tossed six shutout innings as Iowa got back on track and Daytona snapped their eight-game losing skid with win over Tampa behind a grand slam by Rock Shoulders.
June 19, 2014
Northsiders Report takes an in-depth look at Pierce Johnson's season debut for AA Tennessee. Daytona ripped 12 extra base hits in a 18-5 win and Iowa won their third straight with a 10-3 victory over Round Rock behind 3 RBI from Javier Baez. Kane County snapped a three-game skid with a win over Beloit.
April 22, 2014
Northsiders Report continues its series on Cubs minor league prospects as we profile 1B/OF Rock Shoulders and OF Rubi SIlva. Shoulders played at an all-star level in the Midwest League while Silva had his best season as a pro since defecting from Cuba.
February 24, 2014