7/2 Minor matters
Micah Hoffpauir picked up his 51st RBI in Iowa’s 6-3 loss to Omaha on Thursday. Hoffpauir has one RBI in six of his last seven games. Welington Castillo had two hits.
Hung-Wen Chen gave up six runs (four earned) on 10 hits over four innings in Tennessee’s 6-0 loss to West Tenn.
Daytona’s game against Tampa was suspended by rain with the Cubs leading 1-0 after three innings. The game will resume Friday and be followed by a seven-inning game.
Su-Min Jung gave up two runs on five hits over five innings in a 4-2 win over Kane County. Jung struck out eight. Justin Bour hit his eighth homer, and had two RBIs.
Austin Kirk gave up three hits over five scoreless innings in Boise’s 7-0 win over Yakima. Runey Davis had two hits, including a solo homer.
— Carrie Muskat