#Cubs Minor League report: Contreras 2 HRs
Willson Contreras hit two home runs, including a grand slam in the sixth, to help Iowa beat Albuquerque, 11-0. Jake Buchanan got the win, pitching six shutout innings. Contreras went 4-for-5 with five RBI. He’s hit in nine straight games. Matt Murton had two hits, both doubles, and scored a run. Albert Almora had three hits and stole a base.
Tennessee had Monday off. The Smokies open a five-game homestand against Jackson on Tuesday.
Trevor Clifton gave up two runs and struck out six over six innings in Myrtle Beach’s 4-2 win over Wilmington. Gleyber Torres hit a solo home run in the first. Trey Martin was 3-for-3 with one RBI.
Justin Steele gave up two runs over three innings in South Bend’s 5-4 loss to Lansing. Andrew Ely and Tyler Alamo each had two hits. Eloy Jimenez extended his hitting streak to 17 games.