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Cubs July 25 Minor League Recap

Javier Baez smacked two more homers (25).

Javier Baez stole the headlines smashing a pair of homers in Tennessee's win while Albert Almora and Wilson Contreras had four hits in Kane County's 20-hit outburst. Two pitchers recently acquired in trades—Jake Arrieta (AAA-Iowa) and Ivan Pineyro (A-Daytona) took the mound Thursday night while OF Brett Jackson returned to action for the first time in a month.

AAA—Iowa 4, New Orleans 3 Jake Arietta got his first win as a Cub and knocked in two runs as Iowa (51-55) beat New Orleans (52-53) At the Plate: Arietta made the Zephyrs pay as they walked the bases load to face the pitcher and he roped a double to center, two runs scoring on the hit and another crossing home on a throwing error. Donnie Murphy extended his hitting streak to 12 games with a... Recommended Stories

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