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Cubs' Papelbon pitching like his bro

Jeremy Papelbon, the Cubs' 19th round pick this year, is rolling at Boise.

He is 3-0, 0.79 ERA, 2 sv, Opp BA .118.  Jeremy's brother Jon is the Red Sox' closer.

Also doing well at Boise is former hot prospect Billy Petrick.  The 6'6" RHP is 5-0, 2.23.  He missed last year with shoulder surgery.

The Cubs' top pick in '06, Tyler Colvin, is batting .313 with 4 HR, 24 RBI.  He had 5 hits last night.

Boise is 23-15 and lead the division.

This is a FanPost and does not necessarily reflect the views of SB Nation or Al Yellon, managing editor (unless it's a FanPost posted by Al). FanPost opinions are valued expressions of opinion by passionate and knowledgeable baseball fans.

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