Cubs Minor League Recap (5/9)

Pitching stood out again in the Cubs farm system on Thursday.

Single-A South Bend

Cubs beat Peoria 4-1.

  • C Victor Caratini went 1-for-3 with a walk. Caratini is 3-for-10 with 1 RBI and 3 walks in 4 games on his rehab assignment.
  • LHP Faustino Carrera got the win after another strong outing. Carrera allowed four hits and one run over 5 2/3 innings. He struck out five and walked none. Carrera is 2-1 with 2.04 ERA and 15 strikeouts in his last 3 starts.
  • #5 prospect, OF Cole Roederer went 2-for-4 with 1 RBI and a run scored.
  • #30 prospect, SS Andy Weber went 3-for-4.

High-A Myrtle Beach

Pelicans fell to Down East 7-4.

  • RHP Javier Assad dominated, allowing just a single in 6.0 innings. Assad struck out six and walked two. He has not allowed a run over his last 2 starts (12.0 innings).
  • #1 prospect, C Miguel Amaya went 1-for-3 with 1 RBI. Amaya is batting just .209 this season in 27 games.
  • 2B Carlos Sepulveda went 1-for-3 with 1 RBI, 2 runs scored, and a walk.

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Double-A Tennessee

Smokies fell to Chattanooga 5-1.

  • #9 prospect, RHP Cory Abbott struck out seven while allowing two runs in 4 2/3 innings. Abbott now has 14 strikeouts in his last two starts (11 1/3 innings)
  • OF Roberto Caro went 1-for-4 with a solo homer.

Triple-A Iowa

Cubs beat Memphis 9-8.

  • CF Ian Happ went 1-for-6 with 1 RBI.
  • #25 prospect, RHP Duane Underwood Jr. was solid over 5 2/3 innings. Underwood allowed three hits and one earned run. He struck out six and walked three. Underwood has allowed just one earned run over his last 12.0 innings (2 starts).
  • OF Donnie Dewees went 1-for-5 with a 2-run homer and a walk. Dewees now has 4 homers and 18 RBI in 27 games this season. He is batting .345.

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