Category: Daily Cubs Minors Recap

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Hoerner homers; Clifton dominates; Pelicans with power surge; Amaya starts Futures Game

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Hoerner homers; Clifton dominates; Pelicans with power surge; Amaya starts Futures Game
Miguel Amaya started the Futures Game behind the plate for the World Team, batting 8th, and went 0-for-3 AAA Iowa 2, Nashville 0 Game Recap Trevor Clifton impressed over five shutout innings, allowing just two hits and two walks. He was followed by 2.2 innings innings by Brad Markey and then after Craig Brooks encountered... Read more »

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Roederer hits first home run, steals 3rd base in 7th pro game; Hudson solid over 6 IP

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Roederer hits first home run, steals 3rd base in 7th pro game; Hudson solid over 6 IP
AAA Iowa 5, Nashville 4 Game Recap Another solid, if unspectacular outing by Jen-Ho Tseng was backed up by two perfect innings of relief by Cory Mazzoni and Taylor Davis hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the 8th to put the Cubs ahead for good. Top Performers Jen-Ho-Tseng: 7 IP, 7 H, 4... Read more »

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Vosler launches 16th homer; Steele punches out 8 in 4 innings as he continues rehab

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Vosler launches 16th homer; Steele punches out 8 in 4 innings as he continues rehab
AAA Nashville 8, Iowa 3 (Game 1) Iowa 5, Nashville 3 (Game 2) Game Recaps The Cubs dropped the opener as Casey Coleman (5 IP, 7 H, 5 R, 4 ER, BB, K) and Craig Brooks (0.2 IP, 2 H, 3 R, 2 BB, 2 K) were roughed up on the mound. In game two,... Read more »
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Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Hoerner impresses in South Bend debut; Roederer reaches base 4 more times; Durna hits 1st pro HR

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Hoerner impresses in South Bend debut; Roederer reaches base 4 more times; Durna hits 1st pro HR
AAA Nashville 8, Iowa 7 Game Recap Iowa mounted a furious rally in the bottom of the 8th. Down six runs, Chris Coghlan and Chesny Young led off the inning with back-to-back singles. After a Mark Zagunis strikeout, Taylor Davis kicked off a string of four consecutive doubles. Jason Vosler, Ryan Court and Bijan Rademacher... Read more »

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Higgins and Wilson with big days at the plate; Duensing makes scoreless rehab appearance

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Higgins and Wilson with big days at the plate; Duensing makes scoreless rehab appearance
It was a sparse day of action in the Cubs system yesterday, made lighter by rains in the Dominican Republic. AAA All-Star Break AA Montgomery 4, Tennessee 3 Game Recap The Smokies took a 3-2 lead in the 6th when Jesse Hodges doubled home Trent Giambrone and Vimael Machin. New lefthander James Buckelew, who the... Read more »

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Bryant homers in first rehab game; Swarmer extends scoreless streak to 10 innings

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Bryant homers in first rehab game; Swarmer extends scoreless streak to 10 innings
I will be traveling for work this week so the recaps will likely be abridged but I will still try to get one out every morning. AAA All-Star Break AA Tennessee 6, Montgomery 2 Top Performers Kris Bryant: 2-4, HR (1), 2 R, 3 RBI Charcer Burks: 2-3, 2B, 2 R, BB, SB (8) Trent... Read more »
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Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Little punches out career-best 9; Albertos pieces together season-best outing

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Little punches out career-best 9; Albertos pieces together season-best outing
AAA Nashville 5, Iowa 3 Game Recap Iowa fell behind by four runs through seven before mounting a comeback attempt in the final two innings. A solo homer by Ali Solis put them on the board in the 8th and then the Cubs plated a pair in the 9th on a Jacob Hannemann single and... Read more »

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Thompson and Assad post five shutout innings; Hoerner jacks 1st pro homer

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Thompson and Assad post five shutout innings; Hoerner jacks 1st pro homer
AAA Nashville 5, Iowa 3 Game Recap Nashville pounced on Jen-Ho Tseng for four runs in the 1st as he allowed two home runs. He’d settle in from there and hold the Sounds scoreless over the next four. Former Cub Trevor Cahill started for Nashville on a rehab assignment and struck out seven over four... Read more »

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Hoerner returns and makes an impact; Kelli steals home; Roederer and Herron make strong pro debuts in AZL

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Hoerner returns and makes an impact; Kelli steals home; Roederer and Herron make strong pro debuts in AZL
AAA Nashville 4, Iowa 1 Top Performers Ryan Court: 1-3, R, BB Duane Underwood: 5 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 5 BB, 5 K (L, 3-9, 4.59) Craig Brooks: IP, K (4.05) Dillon Maples: IP, 3 BB, 3 K (3.08) James Norwood: IP, 2 K (0.00) Injuries, Updates, and Trends Duane Underwood suffered from control... Read more »
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Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Giambrone explodes with 3 HR and 9 RBI; Black is back on the mound; Coleman returns to org and Ks 9

Daily Cubs Minors Recap: Giambrone explodes with 3 HR and 9 RBI; Black is back on the mound; Coleman returns to org and Ks 9
Futures Game Update (11:20 AM): The rosters for the Futures game were announced this morning and the Cubs representative will be catcher Miguel Amaya. The 19-year old Panamanian will play for the World team. Every organization is guaranteed one player in the game, and there is a limit of two. The rest of the roster... Read more »