Cubs Minor League Stats, News, Notes, and Video – August 13, 2019

The latest Cubs Minor League stats, news, notes, video, and more for Tuesday, August 13th, 2019.

  • The Iowa Cubs won again, now 10.0 games ahead in the division playoff hunt:

  • The Tennessee Smokies and Myrtle Beach Pelicans had off-days.
  • The South Bend Cubs fell 3-1 but remain in playoff position:

  • The Eugene Emeralds fell 3-2:

Excellent pitching:

  • RHP Colin Rea fired 7.0 shutout innings for Iowa, allowing just 5 hits. Rea struck out 6 and walked 2. He is now 12-3 with a 3.50 ERA in 23 starts this season.
  • RHP Carlos Vega made his 1st start of the season for South Bend, throwing 4.0 scoreless innings. Vega had a 2.33 ERA in 10 relief appearances this season.
  • RHP Michael McAvene tossed 2.0 more scoreless innings for Eugene. McAvene struck out 3 and walked 1. He was the Cubs 3rd round pick in this year’s draft out of Louisville.

Excellent hitting:

  • SS Addison Russell homered in his 2nd straight game for Iowa. Russell went 2-for-3 with a 2-run homer.
  • 1B Jake Slaughter went 3-for-4 for South Bend. Slaughter is now hitting .321 in 52 games between Eugene and South Bend this season.
  • RF Edmond Americaan went 3-for-4 with a triple and 2 RBI for Eugene. Americaan is hitting .350 in his last 10 games for the Emeralds.

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