Chicago Cubs minor leagues
Minor League Wrap: South Bend tops Cedar Rapids, 9-3, to win West Division Series.
South Bend wins and advances to the title series. Iowa wins their third in a row.
Minor League Wrap: Pelicans season comes to an end with a 10-6 loss to Charleston
The season ends for the Pelicans and South Bend is forced into game three.
Minor League Wrap: Iowa snaps losing streak, 10-5 over Memphis
Wins for both Iowa and Tennessee tonight.
Minor League Wrap: South Bend comes up big late, beating Cedar Rapids 2-1 in playoff opener
South Bend wins their playoff opener and the Pelicans lost.
Minor League Wrap: South Bend finishes regular season with a win, 9-2 over Kernels
The South Bend Cubs and Myrtle Beach Pelicans finish their regular season before the playoffs. The Smokies and I-Cubs both lis
Minor League Wrap: Miguel Amaya, Smokies, power past Pensacola, 6-4
Home runs by Amaya and Strumpf and strong pitching by Brown lead to a Smokies win. Iowa and Myrtle Beach lose.
Minor League Wrap: South Bend snaps losing streak, beats Cedar Rapids 4-1
Doubleheader disaster for Iowa and Tennessee, but the Smokies clinched anyway. South Bend and Myrtle Beach both win.
Minor League Wrap: 3 Pelicans HRs power them past Mudcats, 8-2
The Pelicans bring out the bats to batter the Mudcats, 8-2.
Minor League Wrap: Iowa fries Jumbo Shrimp, 3-1
Iowa is still undefeated in the state of Florida. South Bend’s bullpen melted down in a late loss.
Minor League Wrap: Alzolay, I-Cubs beat Jacksonville, 6-2
Adbert Alzolay has a solid rehab appearance as Iowa wins. The Smokies edge closer to a playoff spot with a blowout win. The Pelicans win on a walk-off errror.
Minor League Wrap: Kevin Alcantara’s grand slam puts Pelicans past Charleston, 9-6
Kevin Alcantara’s grand slam propels the Pelicans past the RIverDogs. Tennessee wins a rain-shortened game. Iowa splits and South Bend is no-hit.
Minor League Wrap: South Bend falls to Lansing, 10-8, clinches 2nd-half title anyway
South Bend loses, clinches a division title anyway.
Minor League Wrap: Matt Mervis leads Iowa past Columbus, 9-7
South Bend lowers their magic number to 1. Matt Mervis keeps on slugging in an Iowa win. The Pelicans come out on top.
Minor League Wrap: South Bend beats Lansing, 3-1 as they close in on a 2nd-half title
South Bend’s magic number drops to 3 with a win and a Beloit loss. Mixed rehab results for Adbert Alzolay and Michael Hermosillo. The Smokies also win.
Minor League Wrap: Porter Hodge pitches South Bend one game closer to a playoff spot
Wade Miley made a rehab start in South Bend, but Porter Hodge was the pitching star. James Triantos has a big day in Myrtle Beach.
Minor League Wrap: Wyatt Short, Brennen Davis lead Iowa past Columbus, 4-0
Iowa shuts out Columbus as Brennen Davis homers. Crow-Armstrong with 3 hits in South Bend win. The Smokies come out on top as well.
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The union leadership is looking to represent minor league ballplayers.
Minor League Wrap: August 28: South Bend stops West Michigan, 7-1
Daniel Palencia dominates in a South Bend win. PCA keeps hitting too. The Pelicans hold on to beat Augusta
Minor League Wrap: Smokies shut out Trash Pandas, 6-0
The Smokies pitched out of a lot of jams, got some key hits and shut out the Trash Pandas. The Pelicans wasted some great early-game pitching.
Minor League Wrap: Jackson Frazier’s 2-run single leads Iowa past St. Paul, 6-5
Wins for Iowa and Tennessee tonight.
Chicago Cubs Minor League Wrap: August 25
Jordan Nwogu homers three times as South Bend rolls past West Michigan. Matt Mervis walks it off in an Iowa win.
Minor League Wrap: Mervis leads Iowa past Saints, 4-2
Wins for Iowa and Myrtle Beach today.
Minor League Wrap: Darius Hill’s 2 triples leads Iowa past St. Paul, 7-1
Darius Hill, Caleb Kilian and Alexander Canario led Iowa to victory over St. Paul. Pete Crow-Armstrong has 3 hits in South Bend’s win.
Minor League Wrap: Alexander Canario, Andy Weber each homer twice in the Smokies 13-5 romp over Barons
The Smokies bang out five home runs and beat the Barons. The Pelicans salvage a win versus the Wood Ducks.
Minor League Wrap: South Bend walks off their 4th-straight win, 4-3 over Beloit.
South Bend expand their divisional lead to four games. The AC Cubs also won. Everyone else lost, and bad news about Jordan Wicks.
Minor League Wrap: Wesneski shines, but Iowa loses late, 3-2
Hayden Wesneski had his best game as a Cub. South Bend sweeps a doubleheader. The Smokies also win.
Minor League Wrap: Crow-Armstrong leads South Bend into first; history in the DSL
The Cubs Red DSL team won a double no-hitter. South Bend moves into first place with a win over Beloit.
Minor League Wrap: Smokies fall apart, lose to Barons 9-4
The Cubs organization only played three games today, but they lost all three of them.
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Minor League Wrap: Hearn’s homer leads Pelicans past Wood Ducks, 4-2
Wade Miley was strong in rehab start and an Iowa win. Ethan Hearn’s home run led the Pelicans to victory.
Minor League Wrap: Yonathan Perlaza, Smokies, beat M-Braves, 8-7
Iowa and the Smokies won today.
Chicago Cubs Minor League Wrap: August 13
The Smokies win 1-0 for the second time in three games.
The @cubs Scouting Report on Ernie Banks, who was playing for the Monarchs. His mgr. was Buck O’Neil. Interesting that the previous Pro Experience, response was “No, has been with the Monarchs!” @fergieajenkins @MLB @Royals @Sut_ESPN @JPosnanski @MLB_PLAYERS @Buster_ESPN RT pic.twitter.com/iUEbKR16Zg— Bob Kendrick (@nlbmprez) November 23, 2020