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* C.J. Edwards and Ryan Searle combined on a two-hitter and Kris Bryant drove in two runs to lead Class A Daytona to 4-0 win over Dunedin Wednesday and clinch the Florida State League best-of-three North Championship Series, two games to none. Daytona now faces Charlotte in the best of five FSL Championship Series, starting Thursday.
Edwards, acquired in July from the Rangers in the Matt Garza trade, struck out eight and walked one over five innings, while Searle struck out five over four innings in relief in the game, which was interrupted by rain. Bryant was 3-for-3, hitting a two-run double in the third. Wes Darvill hit a RBI double in the second, and Elliot Soto added another RBI double in the fourth.
* Class A Boise also reached the Northwest League Championship with a win Wednesday. Justin Marra hit a pair of two-run doubles to help Boise beat Salem-Keizer, 11-7, and clinch the South Division Series, two games to none. Boise will now play Vancouver. Marra hit his first double in the first inning, and put Boise ahead for good with another in the third. Kevin Encarnacion and Danny Lockhart each had three hits. Loiger Padron picked up the win in relief, giving up three hits over 2 2/3 innings. This is the 13th trip in franchise history to the championship series for the Hawks, and they are vying for their seventh title.
* On Thursday, the Cubs’ Double-A affiliate, Tennessee, begins Southern League North Division series play against Birmingham in a best of five series at Regions Field. Games 3-5 will be played at Smokies Park.
Brooks Raley threw eight shutout innings in Iowa’s 3-0 win over Fresno. Raley gave up two hits, a leadoff single in the first and another single in the seventh, and walked two while striking out three. Jae-Hoon Ha hit a double and drove in a run. He’s now hit in 12 straight games.
Nick Struck gave up four runs over four innings in Tennessee’s 10-2 loss to Montgomery. Jonathan Mota delivered a pinch-hit RBI triple.
C.J. Edwards struck out eight and gave up three runs over 3 2/3 innings in Daytona’s 6-3 win over Tampa. Bijan Rademacher was 3-for-3 with one RBI. Zeke DeVoss had two RBIs. Edwards now has fanned 17 over 9 2/3 innings.
Kane County totaled two hits in a 6-0 loss to Cedar Rapids. Daniel Vogelbach had one, extending his hitting streak to five games.
Dillon Maples gave up one run over five innings and improved to 4-0 with a 1.17 ERA in Boise’s 9-2 win over Vancouver. Maples struck out five and walked one. Carlos Penalver had three hits, including a second-inning grand slam. Kris Bryant extended his hitting streak to 13 games with a double.
Brian Bogusevic was 0-for-2 with a walk and a stolen base in Mesa’s 5-4 loss to the Rangers. It was Bogusevic’s second rehab game. Kevin Brown had two hits and scored two runs.
Iowa had Wednesday off and opens a series against Fresno on Thursday. Kyle Hendricks makes his first start for the Triple-A team.
Tennessee had Wednesday off, and returns to action Thursday against Montgomery. Eduardo Figueroa was scheduled to start.
C.J. Edwards gave up one hit over one inning in Daytona’s 6-5, 10-inning loss to Clearwater. Wes Darvill hit his third home run. Zeke DeVoss reached base five times, collecting three hits and two walks.
Jeimer Candelario had two hits, including a triple, and one RBI in Kane County’s 7-4 win over Burlington.
Boise had Wednesday off and returns to action Thursday against Vancouver. Paul Blackburn gets the start.
Trey McNutt threw one inning for Mesa in an 11-4 win over the Brewers. Alberto Mineo had three RBI and two hits.
Nick Struck gave up four runs over 5 1/3 innings in Iowa’s 4-3 loss to Oklahoma. Ty Wright had three hits, all doubles, and one RBIs.
Javier Baez hit two home runs but it wasn’t enough as Tennessee lost 8-5 to Birmingham. Eric Jokisch gave up six runs over five innings and took the loss. Rubi Silva, John Andreoli and Matt Szczur each had two hits.
C.J. Edwards struck out the first seven batters he faced in his Cubs debut, helping Daytona beat Palm Beach, 2-1. Edwards finished with eight Ks over five innings and gave up one hit and walked one. Taiwan Easterling and Brad Zapenas each had two hits.
Juan Paniagua gave up three runs over two innings in Kane County’s 6-3 win over Peoria. Rock Shoulder had two hits and three RBIs. Albert Almora had two hits, and has hit in five straight games.
Dillon Maples gave up one run over five innings in Boise’s 3-1 win over Spokane, Maples struck out five and did not walk a batter. Kris Bryant homered for the second time in three games, driving in all of the Hawks runs with his blast.
Charcer Burks hda two hits in Mesa’s 12-3 loss to the Diamondbacks. Mesa gave up nine runs in the first three innings.
Javier Baez hit two home runs but it wasn’t enough as Tennessee lost 8-5 to Birmingham on Sunday. Baez hit a two-run homer in the first and a two-run shot in the ninth. After batting .274 with 17 home runs at Class A Daytona this year, Baez now is batting .232 with 10 home runs with the Double-A Smokies.
C.J. Edwards had quite a debut Sunday at Daytona. The right-hander struck out the first seven batters he faced, and finished with eight Ks over five scoreless innings, giving up one hit and walking one in a 2-1 win over Palm Beach. The Cubs acquired Edwards in the Matt Garza deal with the Rangers.