Here’s a look at action around the Cubs affiliates from Friday night including wins from Iowa, South Bend and Myrtle Beach.
Last Saturday at 12:21 PM
Ian Happ hit his sixth homer as Iowa beat Round Rock but a 7th inning homer sank Myrtle Beach on Sunday.
Tennessee scored eight times in the ninth for the win, Ian Hap smacked his fifth homer, Justin Steele leads Myrtle Beach and South Bend had their win streak snapped.
South Bend won their first game, Myrtle Beach held off Lynchburg, Tennessee lost on a walk-off and Iowa surrendered it first loss.
Iowa and Tennessee were winners on Saturday night, Myrtle Beach lost for the first time and South Bend still hasn’t scored.
Jeimer Candelario homered and knocked in five runs in Iowa’s win, David Bote delivered the game-winner for the Smokies, Thomas Hatch was solid in his debut and South Bend forgot their bats in Mesa. More pitchers released.
Ian Happ and Jeimer Candelario headline the Iowa roster that includes a handful of pitchers who could make an impact in Chicago before season’s end.
Giants scored five times in the ninth to beat the Cubs, more roster moves, and some thoughts on the La Stella/Szczur battle.