Liover Peguero stays hot, a strong start in the FCL from Michael Kennedy, Henry Davis belongs in the majors, and more Pittsburgh Pirates minor league action
Things did not go well for the Pittsburgh Pirates against the Chicago Cubs on Thursday night. At the Triple-A level, things did not go well for the Indianapolis Indians against the Iowa Cubs either. Following a 10-8 loss, the Indians are now 29-35 on the season.
Things did not go well for the Indians but Henry Davis continues to rake. Davis was 2-for-3 with a walk, a double, and a run scored. The double that Davis hit came very close to being his 2nd home run at the Triple-A level.
Miguel Andújar went 1-for-4 with a walk and his 8th home run of the season. Nick Gonzales was 2-for-4 with a walk, a run scored, and two RBI. Cal Mitchell was 3-for-5 with three RBI and Jared Triolo was 2-for-5.
Kent Emaneul started for Indy and allowed 6 runs in the 1st inning. In 4.2 innings pitched he allowed 6 runs on 10 hits, a walk, and four strikeouts. Hunter Stratton allowed 4 runs in 1.1 innings pitched on four hits, a walk, two home runs, and three strikeouts.