Chicago Cubs Minor League Wrap: May 31

Just a win for Iowa.

South Bend’s Ian Rice was named Midwest League Player of the Week. Rice hit .471 with a .550 OBP and 3 home runs last week.

Iowa Cubs

The Iowa Cubs put down the Oklahoma City Dodgers, 11-6. It was Iowa’s fifth-straight win after having lost 10 of the previous 11 games.

It was a comfortable win for Alex Sanabia, his first in the Cubs organization. Sanabia allowed three runs on five hits over five innings. He struck out two and walked two.

First baseman Dan Vogelbach was the star today with an RBI single in the top of the first and a solo home run in the third, his eighth of the season. Vogelbach was 3 for 4 with a walk.

Catcher Willson Contreras went 2 for 5 with a walk and a two-run triple in the sixth inning. Contreras had three total RBI and he scored once.

Second baseman Arismendy Alcantara went 2 for 6 with three runs scored and an RBI. Third baseman Logan Watkins was 2 for 5 with a double and two steals. Watkins had two RBI and scored once.

Shortstop Munenori Kawasaki went 3 for 4 with a …Read the Rest

Source:: Bleed Cubbie Blue

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