6/18: Around the Cubs Minor League System
A look at the minor leagues on Monday.
Boise got their first win of the season on Monday winning 6-4 in 11 innings. Rafael Diplin got the win as he pitched 3.1 innings scoreless innings in relief. Bryce Shafer closed out the game striking one batter in perfect inning of work. The offense was powered by the bottom of the order as Jeimer Candelario went 2-for-5 and catcher Justin Marra went 3-for-5. Dong-Yub Kim launched his first home run of the year as well. The Hawks got a bunch of help from the Volcanos defense as Boise got both there runs on errors in the 11th inning. Rock Shoulders scored the winning run after he walked for the third time.
Daytona was back in action on Monday losing 6-3. Robert Whitenack to the loss pitching three innings and giving up four runs. Eduardo Figuerora, Ryan Searle, and AJ Morris all threw well out of the bullpen. From an offense standpoint Greg Rohan had a hit and two RBI’s bringing his season total to 57. Ronald Torreyes had one hit, scored two runs, and drove one in. John Andreoli and Taylor Davis each had two hits on the day. This was not the way the Cubs wanted to start the second half, but they will be back at it tomorrow.
Tennessee and Peoria are at there All Star break while Iowa had the day off.
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