Another tough week for the Smokies, but they got some help on Sunday. Junior Lake was added to the roster now that he is fully healthy, he should start helping the Smokies offense immediately. However, with one addition there was a subtraction as Jonathan Mota, arguably the best hitter to date for the Smokies was promoted to AAA.
Don’t look now but the Cubs are starting to play better baseball and it’s starting to show in the standings as the Cubs are no longer alone in last place and now trail the first place Cardinals by six games. The Cubs have gone 5-3 in their last eight games and could be considered on a significant roll if they can take 3 out of 4 from the Phillies tonight. Full standings and stats after the jump.
The Iowa Cubs sit in second place in the American Northern Division but they are still chasing the Oklahoma Storm Chasers by quite a bit, 7 games to be exact. After a solid start to the season Iowa has gone 2-8 in their last 10, time to pick it up. Full standings and stats after the jump.
It’s been a tough run for the Smokies as they sit in last place in Southern League North Division. Mostly because they have had to play the Jackson Generals so much, and they have been dominant. Full stats, and standings after the jump.
Daytona is struggling, and it is showing up in the standings as they sit in last place, 11 games out of first. No better time to turn it around then today, full standings and stats after the jump.