Minor League recap: 6/25/13
Jae-Hoon Ha recorded a base hit Tuesday. (Photo by Stephen Green)
Tennessee and Daytona earned victories while Iowa, Kane County and Mesa all fell Tuesday. Boise’s game was rained out. Here are the highlights from yesterday’s action.
Iowa Cubs (39-41)
Iowa was limited to one hit in a 7-0 loss at Memphis.
- Recently promoted CF Jae-Hoon Ha (.222) went 1-for-3.
- RHP Casey Coleman (4.1 IP, 3 H, R, BB, 4 K), RHP Eduardo Sanchez (2.0 IP, BB, 2 K) and RHP Marcus Hatley (IP, BB) combined for 7.1 innings of one-run, three-hit relief.
Tennessee Smokies (4-3)
- CF Matt Szczur (.301) extended his hitting streak to five games, going 3-for-6 with a walk, a double (17), a run scored, an RBI (34) and a stolen base (17).
- 1B Justin Bour (.238) reached base three times, going 2-for-5 with a walk, a double (5), two runs and an RBI (21).
- 3B Elliot Soto (.163) went 2-for-3 with a third-inning solo homer.
- LHP Hunter Cervenka (2-1, 6.75) earned the win in relief, fanning four in 1.2 perfect innings.
Daytona Cubs (5-1)
Daytona won its fourth straight game and its seventh in the last eight contests, defeating visiting Lakeland 5-2.
- 3B Wes Darvill (.253) went 2-for-4 with a triple (1), a run scored and three RBI (6).
- CF Pin-Chieh Chen (.400) reached base three times, going 2-for-3 with a walk, an RBI (3) and two stolen bases (4).
- C Yaniel Cabezas (.207) went 2-for-4.
- RHP Matt Loosen, the reigning Florida State League Pitcher of the Week, retired the final 18 batters he faced.
Kane County Cougars (0-5)
Kane County dropped to 0-5 in the second half, falling to visiting Beloit 9-5.
- CF Albert Almora (.363) went 2-for-5 with two doubles (10) and two runs scored.
- 1B Dan Vogelbach (.265) reached base three times, going 2-for-4 with a walk, a run and a stolen base (4).
- 3B Jeimer Candelario (.257) was 2-for-5 with a run scored and an RBI (25).
- DH Rock Shoulders (.272) was 2-for-5.
Mesa Cubs (1-4)
Mesa dropped its third game in a row, falling to the host AZL Giants 14-4.
- C Erick Castillo (.571) went 2-for-3 with a run scored.
- CF Rashad Crawford (.125) went 1-for-4 with a double (1), a run scored and an RBI (2).