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Shawon Dunston Jr. went 3-for-4, including a two-run home run in the third, in Mesa’s 9-1 win Thursday night over the Reds. Dunston also hit a RBI single in the fourth.
Dustin Geiger and Timothy Saunders each had two hits to help Peoria out-hit Burlington, 7-3, but the Chiefs went 0-for-5 with runners in scoring position and stranded eight in a 4-0 loss.
Javier Baez was 3-for-4 with three RBIs, hitting his first home run for Daytona in a 7-6 loss to Lakeland. Baez also hit a double. Robert Whitenack started, and gave up one run on four hits and three walks over four innings. Lakeland won on a walk off two-run single by James Robbins.
Justin Bour hit a three-run home run to power Tennessee to a 4-3 win over Birmingham. Bour was batting .297. Tony Zych picked up the win in relief of Eric Jokisch, and Frank Batista picked up his 22nd save, walking one and striking out one in 1 2/3 innings.
Alfredo Amezaga was 4-for-5 and Tony Campana, Blake Lalli, Diory Hernandez and Matt Tolbert each had two hits in Iowa’s 7-6 loss to Tucson. The Iowa Cubs out-hit Tucson, 14-11 in the loss. Seth McClung started, and gave up seven runs (four earned) on seven hits and three walks over 3 1/3 innings.
– Carrie Muskat
Ryan Rowland-Smith gave up one run on two hits over six innings but it wasn’t enough as Iowa lost, 5-1, to Reno on Wednesday. Mike Jacobs hit a three-run homer in the 10th for the game winner. Blake Parker threw one inning in relief.
Junior Lake had two hits and one RBIs in Tennessee’s 7-2 loss to Huntsville. Dallas Beeler took the loss, giving up six runs over three innings.
Daytona’s game against Lakeland was postponed because of rain. The two teams were to play a doubleheader Thursday.
Paul Hoilman and Tim Saunders each homered in Peoria’s 14-inning, 9-8 loss to Burlington. Zeke DeVoss had three hits, Hoilman had two RBIs, and Saunders reached base four times. Dustin Geiger had two hits and three RBIs.
Rock Shoulders hit a fifth inning grand slam, his seventh home run of the season, to help Boise beat Everett, 8-6. Jose Arias gave up three runs over five innings and struck out six for the win. Dan Vogelbach hit his fourth home run and drove in two.
Shawon Dunston had two hits, including a triple, and one RBIs in Mesa’s 5-2 win over the Dodgers. Albert Almora extended his hitting streak to six games and also drove in a run.
NEWS & NOTES:
* Right-hander Jake Brigham was placed on Tennessee’s disabled list. Brigham, acquired from the Rangers in the Geovany Soto deal, has given up eight earned runs over 3 2/3 innings in two starts for the Smokies.
* The Peoria Chiefs have added Cuban outfielder Jorge Soler to the roster from the Cubs’ Arizona Rookie League team. Soler will likely join the Chiefs on Friday.
– Carrie Muskat
Greg Rohan had three hits, including two home runs, in his first game for Triple-A Iowa, but it wasn’t enough as they lost, 11-6, to Colorado Springs on Wednesday. Ty’Relle Harris gave up four earned runs on nine hits over four innings and took the loss. Josh Vitters also homered, and was batting .296 overall. Brett Jackson was a home run shy of the cycle, going 3-for-5.
Tennessee defeated Pensacola, 4-2, in the completion of Tuesday’s suspended game. Nate Samson hit his second home run. In the second game, Justin Bour hit a walkoff home run in a 1-0 victory. Dallas Beeler gave up one hit over five scoreless innings.
Lendy Castillo gave up one unearned run on three hits over four innings in Daytona’s 2-1 win over Ft. Myers. Castillo, the Cubs’ Rule 5 Draft pick, is rehabbing from a groin injury.
Dustin Geiger tied a franchise record with eight RBIs in Peoria’s 11-10 win over Quad Cities. Geiger had three hits, including two home runs, and a double. It was his second two-homer game of the season. Javier Baez had two hits and sored two runs. Austin Reed picked up his first save.
Stephen Bruno and Xavier Batista bothhomered in Boise’s 14-10 win over Spokane. Boise pitcher Ian Dickson was named Northwest League Pitcher of the Week after going 2-0 and striking out eight while giving up four hits over 11 scoreless innings.
Albert Almora had three hits and Jorge Soler had two in Mesa’s 4-0 win over the Indians in the first game of a doubleheader. In the second game, Mesa scored four runs in the sixth to post a 7-2 win. Trevor Gretzky reached base three times and drove in a run.
– Carrie Muskat
Rodrigo Lopez gave up one earned run over five innings in Iowa’s 6-3, 10-inning loss Sunday to New Orleans. Rob Brantley hit a walkoff three-run homer for the win. Welington Castillo forced extra innings with a game-tying two-run homer in the seventh.
Tennessee had Sunday off, and returns to action Monday against Pensacola with a doubleheader.
Matt Loosen improved to 10-3 with a victory in Daytona’s 12-7 win over Bradenton. Loosen gave up four earned runs over five innings and now has a 3.03 ERA. Rafael Lopez hit his second homer, Roni Torreyes had three hits and two RBIs and Elieser Bonne had three hits and one RBIs.
Dustin Geiger hit his 11th home run in Peoria’s 10-6 victory over Beloit. Geiger drove in four runs, also hitting a double. Pin-Chieh Chen was 3-for-3 with two RBIs and Javier Baez drove in two runs.
Ian Dickson threw five shutout innings in Boise’s 1-0 win over Tri-City. Dickson struck out four. Gioskar Amaya hit a solo home run, his fifth. Rock Shoulders had two hits. Dickson has not given up a run in his last two starts.
Dillon Maples made his first start in Mesa’s 7-3 loss to the Reds. Jorge Soler hit a double and scored two runs and Trevor Gretzky had his second two-hit game. Gretzky also stole a base.
– Carrie Muskat
Chris Rusin gave up six runs on eight hits over five innings in Iowa’s 10-7 loss to New Orleans. The Zephyrs won on a walkoff three-run homer by Jerry Sands. Brett Jackson hit a leadoff home run for Iowa, his 13th of the season. Brian Esposito had three hits and scored two runs.
Dae-Eun Rhee gave up three runs, two earned, on two hits over six innings in Tennessee’s 4-1 loss to Chattanooga. Jae-Hoon Ha extended his hitting streak to five games, and Justin Bour had a two-hit game and drove in the Smokies only run.
Robert Whitenack failed to retire a batter, giving up five earned runs on five hits and two walks in the first inning in Daytona’s 12-8 loss to Jupiter. Jupiter scored six runs in the first. Rubi Silva had four hits, including a triple, and two RBI. Elieser Bonne had three hits.
Dustin Geiger hit his ninth home run and Taiwan Easterling hit his fourth in Peoria’s 9-6 win over Western Michigan. Javier Baez extended his hitting streak to 15 games, and Geiger and Easterling each finished with two hits.
Rock Shoulders went 4-for-4, including his fifth home run, and drove in two runs in Boise’s 7-2 loss to Eugene. Shoulders was batting .273 and now has 17 RBIs.
Jorge Soler was scheduled to start in the outfield Saturday for the Cubs’ Mesa Rookie League team in his second pro game.
– Carrie Muskat
Alfredo Amezaga had three hits and one RBIs in Iowa’s 5-4 win over Omaha on Saturday. Jim Adduci, in his first game with the team, had two hits and one RBIs. Jeff Beliveau picked up the win in relief, throwing two innings.
Dae-Eun Rhee gave up two runs on five hits over six innings in Tennessee’s 6-3 loss to Chattanooga. Logan Watkins had two hits and two RBIs.
Arismendy Alcantara hit his seventh home run in Daytona’s 6-5 loss to Lakeland. P.J. Francescon took the loss, giving up four earned runs on nine hits over five innings.
Dustin Geiger homered for the fourth straight game and Javier Baez hit his fifth home run in Peoria’s 5-3 win over Cedar Rapids. Baez had three hits and scored two runs. Hunter Cervenka picked up the win in relief.
Tayler Scott threw six shutout innings in Boise’s 4-0 win over Yakima. Jeimer Candelario had three hits and one RBIs. Scott struck out four, and is now 1-1 with a 1.61 ERA.
Hunter Ackerman threw three shutout innings in Mesa’s 11-1 win over the giants. Tim Saunders had three hits, including a home run, and Rafael Lopez had three hits.
– Carrie Muskat
Casey Coleman gave up three runs on four hits over three innings in Iowa’s 5-4, 11-inning win over Omaha on Friday. Welington Castillo hit his third home run. Michael Bowden picked up the win in relief.
Eric Jokisch gave up one run on five hits over six innings in Tennessee’s 5-1 win over Jacksonville in the first game of a doubleheader. In the second game, Nick Struck gave up three runs — one earned — on five hits over five innings in a 3-1 loss in the second game. Struck struck out six.
Matt Loosen struck out 10 over seven shutout innings in Daytona’s 5-1 win over Dunedin. Arismendy Alcantara was a single shy of hitting the cycle with a double, triple, home run and two RBIs. Rubi Silva had four hits.
Dustin Geiger hit his seventh home run in Peoria’s 8-3 loss to Burlington. Starling Peralta gave up six runs, but only two were earned, over five innings.
Boise lost a 5-4, 11-inning game to Tri-City. James Pugliese gave up three runs, two earned, on six hits over five innings. Jeimer Candelario, Chadd Krist, Wilson Contreras and Bijan Rademacher each hda two hits.
Daniel Vogelbcah hit his third home run in Mesa’s 10-3 win over the Giants. Tim Saunders and Carlos Escobar each had two hits.
– Carrie Muskat