PEORIA -- Many positive thoughts come to mind when Peoria Chiefs manager Marty Pevey describes…
Smith, Vitters Earn Recognition
He began the year at Class High A Daytona and was promoted to Tennessee in late April. In 23 games with the Smokies, he has batted .294 (25-for-85) with three home runs, eight doubles and nine RBI.
Smith was an eighth-round Cubs draft pick from Clemson in 2007.
Vitters, 19, took home Midwest League Player of the Week honors for Class-A Peoria, batting .367 (11-for-30) with five home runs, a double and 11 RBI in seven games.
He was the Cubs' first-round pick in the 2007 draft from Cypress (Calif.) High School.
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