Minor League Wrap: Little strong in South Bend shutout

South Bend shuts down Lansing. Ems score 4 in ninth to walk off with a win.

Kris Bryant is scheduled to make a rehab appearance in Tennessee on Monday night. He just missed “Kris Bryant Koozie Giveaway” night, which was today.

Iowa Cubs

The Iowa Cubs were quieted by the Nashville Sounds (Athletics), 5-3.

Starter Eddie Butler went three innings and took the loss after giving up two runs on five hits. He walked one and struck out one.

Catcher Ali Solis plated the first Iowa run with a solo home run in the eighth inning. It was his first of the season. Solis was 1 for 3 with a sacrifice fly in the ninth for two total RBI.

Center fielder Trey Martin went 2 for 3 with a triple and a walk. He scored on the Solis sac fly.

Third baseman Jason Vosler singled to lead off the ninth inning to extend his hitting streak to 13 games. Vosler was 1 for 4 and scored once.

Tennessee Smokies

The Tennessee Smokies were battered by the Montgomery Biscuits (Rays), 7-1.

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Source:: Bleed Cubbie Blue

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