8/28 Cubs Minor League report
Austin Bibens-Dirkx gave up one unearned run on six hits over six innings in Iowa’s 2-1 loss to Oklahoma City. Alberto Cabrera starts for the I-Cubs Sunday.
Eric Jokisch gave up two runs on five hits over 5 1/3 innings in Tennessee’s 5-4 win over Jacksonville. Blake Lalli, Nate Samson and Jae-Hoon Ha each had two hits. Rafael Dolis converted his 16th save.
Michael Burgess hit his 19th homer and Logan Watkins hit his fifth in Daytona’s 7-4 win over Dunedin. Jeffry Antigua gave up three runs on six hits over five innings and did not get a decision. He’s 2-1 with a 2.92 ERA. Evan Crawford had three hits and Watkins finished with three RBIs.
Starling Peralta threw six shutout innings in Peoria’s 4-3 win over Kane County. Peralta gave up two hits and struck out four. Taiwan Easterling had two hits and three RBIs. Seven members of the Chiefs were scheduled to participate in fall instructional league in Mesa. The list includes Rubi Silva, Easterling, Dustin Geiger, Micah Gibbs, Peralta, Luis Liria and Frank Del Valle.
Dustin Harrington had three hits in Boise’s 6-1 loss to Salem-Keizer. Jean Sandoval gave up one unearned run on one hit and two walks over three innings while striking out six.
Mesa lost 6-3 to the Giants. Brian Smith gave up one earned run on five hits over four innings.
– Carrie Muskat