4/8 Minor League report
Chris Rusin gave up four runs on six hits over 5 1/3 innings in Iowa’s 7-2 loss to Round Rock. Anthony Rizzo hit for the third straight game, going 1-for-4. Brett Jackson had two hits, including a double. Blake Lalli also had two hits.
Logan Watkins had two hits and scored a run in Tennessee’s 10-2 loss to Chattanooga. The Smokies led 2-1 going into the sixth inning. Jae-Hoon Ha also had two hits. On Sunday, the Smokies announced right-handed pitcher Joseph Zeller was added to the active roster. In a corresponding roster move, right-handed pitcher Marcus Hatley was placed on the disabled list. Both moves are immediate, with Zeller being available for Sunday’s game in Chattanooga, Tenn.
Hayden Simpson gave up one run on five hits over 4 1/3 innings in Daytona’s 1-0 loss to Brevard County. Simpson struck out two. John Andreoli had two of the Cubs four hits.
Jose Rosario gave up two runs on two hits and three walks in Peoria’s 6-2 win over Beloit. Eduardo Gonzalez had two hits, including a solo homer.
— Carrie Muskat