Hot News for P Blake Parker
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Iowa Cubs 1 @ Nashville Sounds 6
No one did good except Logan Watkins, who was 2-5. Blake Parker struck out 3 in the ninth.
Tennessee Smokies 5 @ Birmingham Barons 1
Ty Wright and Chad Noble each had 2 RBI. The Smokies had 11 hits this game but only 2 walks.
Alberto Cabrera had a nice game, going 6 strong innings and allowing one run.
Iowa won its first game of the season Wednesday night as Blake Parker, pictured, became the I-Cubs all-time saves leader while Jorge Soler was ejected in Daytona
The Cubs have transacted half a zillion minor moves in the last week. We'll take a page from Phil Rogers and use the +/- system, because it actually means something in this context (i.e., how many roster spots are open). Outrighted to Iowa (i.e., off the 40-man) RP Blake Parker SP Justin Germano OF Joe Mather [...]
The Chicago Cubs activated right-handed pitcher Blake Parker from the 60-day disabled list on Tuesday, and they designated left-handed pitcher Alex Hinshaw for assignment. Parker, 27, has been out since June 6 with a right elbow stress reaction. He began his season with Triple-A Iowa and has yet to yield a run in 4 1/3 innings of relief work with the Cubs. Parker made...