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Cubs Minor League Notebook: June 22

Camp: Iowa's hottest hitter (STAFF/PAM DAVIS)

Mitch Atkins had a brutal outing Monday at Iowa. John Gaub's day wasn't much better in relief. Blake Parker in middle relief and the I-Cubs' offense were bright spots. Austin Kirk made his 2010 debut at Boise. Jose Guevara had a solid day at the plate but a rough outing behind it.

ALBUQUERQUE 16, IOWA 12 (CLASS AAA) "The Isotopes are winning? To the bandwagon!" --Homer Simpson. Mitch Atkins was jumped on quickly Monday. He allowed a season high nine runs on eight hits in four innings. He came into the day with a 2.37 ERA in seven previous starts since moving into the rotation on May 9, but gave up five runs in the third and three in the fourth. John Gaub's day wasn't... Recommended Stories

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