10/6 AFL update
Cubs prospect Junior Lake went 3-for-4 with a single, double, solo homer and stole a base in the Mesa Solar Sox’s 10-4 loss to Phoenix on Wednesday in the Arizona Fall League. DJ LeMahieu was 1-for-4 and Josh Vitters, who hit two homers in the AFL opener Tuesday, was 0-for-4. Chris Carpenter struck out one in two innings of relief. On Thursday, the Solar Sox play host to the Surprise Saguaros at HoHoKam Park in Mesa. First pitch scheduled for 12:35 p.m. MT.
— Carrie Muskat