A very light schedule tonight, but the big news is the promotion of Adbert Alzolay. Have I told you how much I like Adbert Alzolay?
Traveling home from California. Will take on Round Rock in Des Moines on Thursday.
Myrtle Beach Pelicans
South Bend Cubs
The Eugene Emeralds frosted the Vancouver Canadians (Blue Jays), 3-1.
Eduarniel Nunez started and got the win after allowing just one run on four hits over five innings. He struck out four and walked no one.
Enrique De Los Rios pitched the final two innings without allowing a run for the save. He gave up one hit and he walked one while striking out two.
Third baseman Yonathan Perlaza was 3 for 4 with a stolen base. He scored twice.
Catcher Caleb Knight went 2 for 4 with a double.
Seventeen-year-old second baseman Reivaj Garcia was off to a rough start in the Northwest League, going hitless in his first four games. But tonight he got on the right track by going 2 for 4 with a steal. His first hit was an RBI single in the second inning and he scored a run on an error in the fifth.
Cubs 1 lost to the Diamondbacks, 7-3.
Brendon Little made his season debut in this game, throwing 2.2 scoreless innings.