#Cubs Minor League report
Trevor Clifton gave up one run over six innings in Myrtle Beach’s 8-1 win over Salem in the first game of the best of three playoffs. Jeffrey Baez hit a solo home run and finished with two RBI. The Pelicans scored six runs in the third inning. David Bote had two hits and two RBI. Preston Morrison starts on Thursday in Game 2.
South Bend lost, 3-2, to West Michigan in the first game of their best of three playoff series. Oscar De La Cruz gave up one earned run over six innings, striking out seven. Eddy Martinez had two hits and Alberto Mineo drove in a run. Lefty Jose Paulino starts in Game 2 on Thursday.
Eugene lost, 4-3, in 10 innings to Hillsboro in the first playoff game. Manuel Rondon gave up two runs over five innings and Robert Garcia hit a solo home run in the third inning. Lefty Bryan Hudson is scheduled to start Game 2 on Thursday.