#Cubs Minor League report
Albert Almora extended his hitting streak to 13 games in Iowa’s 5-3 loss to Reno. Drew Rucinski gave up three runs over six innings.
Tennessee lost, 3-2, to Birmingham. Paul Blackburn did not get a decision. He gave up one run on three hits and three walks over six innings. Chesny Young had three hits.
Jonathan Martinez gave up five runs over six innings in Myrtle Beach’s 5-2 loss to Frederick. Yasiel Balaguert had two hits, including a double, and one RBI.
South Bend had Monday off and opens a three-game series at Great Lakes on Tuesday. Lefty Carson Sands is scheduled to pitch.