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Opponent: Chicago Cubs
Where: Great American Ball Park
TV: FOX Sports Ohio
Starting Pitchers: Alfredo Simon vs. Dallas Beeler
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Clearly the most significant development in the universe of Cubs prospects this week was the promotion of 2013 first round pick 3b Kris Bryant to AAA Iowa. Bryant’s meteoric ascent through the system takes some of the sting away from the spate of injuries that have sidelined several top prospects this season, including RF Jorge Soler and RHP’s C.J Edwards, Piece Johnson...
Nataniel Delgado belted an RBI triple and a double and scored a run, Brandon Bayardi stroked two RBI singles, and veteran MLB LHP Sean Burnett (2013 elbow surgery rehab) and five relievers combined to toss a three-hitter with ten strikeouts, as the Angels defeated the Cubs 4-2 in Cactus League Extended Spring Training action this morning on Field #6 at the Under Armour Performance...
Shamil Ubiera hammered three doubles and a single, scored two runs, and collected four RBI, Varonex Cuevas drilled an RBI single, doubled, and drew two walks, and scored a run, and Bryant Flete reached base four times on three singles and a walk and scored a run, as the Cubs throttled the Rockies 9-2 in Cactus League Extended Spring Training action this morning on Field #6 at the...
The Mesa Solar Sox lost the Arizona Fall league finals despite a good outing from right-hander Dallas Beeler, who allowed two hits in five innings. Yoaner Negrin tossed five shutout innings and Frank Del Valle tossed one-hit ball (5.1 IP) for their respective teams in the VWL.
The Iowa Cubs and Kane County Cougars were postponed.
Tennessee Smokies 7 @ Mississippi Braves 0
Dallas Beeler threw 6.2 innings, allowed only 1 hit and no runs. He walked 3 and struckout 5. In 38 innings already, he’s allowed 29 hits, 3 of which have been home runs. He’s walked only 10 and struckout 22. It would be easy to say that Beeler is going to have to strikeout more batters...