Minor League Report – 05/22/06
The Iowa Cubs beat the Fresno Grizzlies (San Francisco Giants) 3-2 on Sunday afternoon in Fresno. Mark Watson went to 2-0 on the season in relief of Les Walrond and David Aardsma picked up his 4th save of the season. The I-Cubs are 6 games back of the Nashville Sounds (Milwaukee Brewers) and in second place in the division with an 18-24 record.
The West Tenn Diamond Jaxx lost to the Mobile BayBears (San Diego Padres) 3-1 in Jackson on Sunday. Rocky Cherry took the loss in relief of Randy Wells. The Diamond Jaxx are now 3 games back of the Chattanooga Lookouts (Cincinnati Reds) and in second place in the division.
West Tenn Diamond Jaxx – The Diamond Jaxx pounded out 7 hits, but only 1 run, a solo home run off the bat of Scott Moore. Rocky Cherry allowed 2 runs in 8th on home runs by Luis Cruz and George Kottaras. Eric Patterson was 0-4, Brandon Sing was 2-4 and recently acquired Miguel Negron was 1-3 in his West Tenn debut.
The future is looking bright….