#Cubs Minor League report
Albert Almora had two hits and scored a run in Iowa’s 4-3 loss to Round Rock. Stephen Fife started, and gave up four runs on five hits and three walks over three innings. Tim Federowicz drove in two runs.
Billy McKinney had two of Tennessee’s four hits in a 2-1 loss to Mobile. Paul Blackburn started, and gave up one run over five innings. Taylor Davis drove in the Smokies’ only run.
Charcer Burks and Cael Brockmeyer each homered in Myrtle Beach’s 7-5 loss to Frederick. Zach Hedges started and gave up two earned runs over 5 1/3 innings. Burks finished a double shy of the cycle, going 3-for-4.
South Bend committed six errors in a 6-3 loss to West Michigan. The game was called in the seventh inning because of snow. Justin Steele started and gave up four unearned runs over 3 2/3 innings.