Kris Bryant clubbed his 19th homer as Tennessee snapped an eight-game losing streak. Tsuyoshi Wada tossed six innings and Blake Parker notched his 11th save as Iowa defeated Nashville. Daytona won their second straight and Kane County had the day off. Roster moves, all-star nods, and a Manny sighting.
June 3, 2014
Matt Loosen threw the first of three Cubs minor league no-hitters in 2013 as the right-hander sandwiched his gem in Daytona between two stints at AA Tennessee. Danny Lockhart earned NWL all-star honors and C Rafael Lopez was a AA All-Star in the Southern League.
February 12, 2014
Tennessee clinched a playoff berth Monday night beating Mobile, winning the second half North Division title of the Southern League. SS Javier Baez blasted his 35th homer out of Smokies Park and finished the night with 4 RBI while RHP Matt Loosen tossed seven shutout innings. Boise rallied for three runs in the 7th and beat Hillsboro to move into a tie for first with the Hops in the NWL.
August 27, 2013