Prospect Roundup: Games of July 5

Cubs' Hoerner homers; Red Sox's Duran collects four hits

Nico Hoerner has multiple hits in nine of 20 games in the Southern League this season. (Tennessee Smokies)

July 6, 2019 8:26 PM ET

Cubs shortstop Nico Horerner homered and doubled in his second game off the injured list, while Red Sox outfielder Jarren Duran recorded his first four-hit game at Double-A.

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Prospect Roundup: Games of July 4

Cubs' Amaya posts four hits; Boston's Dalbec homers again

Myrtle Beach's Miguel Amaya knocked in three runs for his ninth multi-RBI game of the season. (Larry Kave)

By Duane Cross | July 5, 2019 10:38 AM ET

Cubs catcher Miguel Amaya had four hits, including a homer, for Class A Advanced Myrtle Beach, while Red Sox slugger Bobby Dalbec blasted his Eastern League-leading 19th dinger for Double-A Portland.

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Roederer hits for the cycle for South Bend

Cubs No. 5 prospect triples in final at-bat to make team history

Cole Roederer is 10-for-14 with seven extra-base hits, six RBIs and five runs scored in his last three games. (Paul R. Gierhart/MiLB.com)

By Michael Avallone | June 25, 2019 10:51 PM ET

Cubs No. 5 prospect Cole Roederer tripled in the ninth inning to complete the cycle -- and his first career five-hit game -- as Class A South Bend rolled past Fort Wayne, 10-4, on Tuesday.

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Alzolay retires 16 in a row in gem for Iowa

Cubs No. 4 prospect gives up one hit over six scoreless innings

Adbert Alzolay has a 1.06 ERA and 23 strikeouts over 17 innings in his last three starts. (Iowa Cubs)

By Katie Woo | June 2, 2019 12:07 AM ET

Cubs No. 4 prospect Adbert Alzolay retired 16 batters in a row and gave up one hit over six scoreless frames before Triple-A Iowa dropped a 2-1, 10-inning decision to Round Rock on Saturday.

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Cubs' Hoerner out at least a month

CT scan reveals fracture in wrist of club's top prospect

Nico Hoerner hit .300 with an .891 OPS in 60 at-bats with Double-A Tennessee before landing on the injured list. (Danny Parker/MiLB.com)

By Joe Bloss | May 20, 2019 10:55 PM ET

A CT scan revealed top Cubs prospect Nico Hoerner suffered a hairline fracture in his left wrist, according to Chicago president of baseball operations Theo Epstein.

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Casey just perfect in South Bend's no-hitter

Righty goes seven frames, Remy seals club's second milestone

Derek Casey, a 2018 ninth-round pick, threw 55 of his 76 pitches for strikes. (Casey McDonald/South Bend Cubs)

By Joe Bloss | May 6, 2019 9:53 PM ET

Seven perfect innings from Chicago Cubs right-hander Derek Casey paved the way for Class A South Bend's no-hitter in a 2-0 win over Cedar Rapids.

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Lange bounces back with hitless start

Cubs No. 12 prospect fans seven over five shutout innings

Alex Lange was selected by the Cubs with the 30th overall pick in the 2017 Draft out of LSU. (Chris Baird/MiLB.com)

By Brian Stultz | May 4, 2019 9:39 PM ET

Cubs No. 12 prospect Alex Lange bounced back from a pair of tough start, striking out seven over five hitless innings in Class A Advanced Myrtle Beach's 3-2 win over Salem on Saturday.

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Kickin' it: Cubs' Assad pulls off wild out

Pelicans pitcher recovers from fumble, boots assist to first

Javier Assad went on to record his first win of the season, pitching six scoreless innings for Myrtle Beach. (MiLB.TV)

By Tyler Maun | May 4, 2019 2:01 AM ET

Myrtle Beach pitcher Javier Assad pulled off one of the wildest outs of the season when he kicked a ball to first base in the Pelicans' 12-2 win over Salem on Friday night.

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Smokies' Miller flirts with perfection

Cubs No. 19 prospect retires first 18 batters, fans nine

Tyson Miller has not allowed a home run over 25 1/3 innings in five starts this season. (Tennessee Smokies)

By Joe Bloss | May 1, 2019 10:48 PM ET

Cubs No. 19 prospect Tyson Miller took a perfect game into the seventh inning and recorded a career-high nine strikeouts before Double-A Tennessee walked off with a 3-2 win over Jackson.

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Pelicans' Ademan has career day at plate

Cubs No. 6 prospect homers during pro-best five-RBI game

Aramis Ademan has raised his average 74 points since returning from the temporarily inactive list on April 24. (Larry Kave/MiLB.com)

By Duane Cross | April 28, 2019 7:39 PM ET

Chicago Cubs No. 6 prospect Aramis Ademan homered and drove in a career-high five runs in Class A Advanced Myrtle Beach's 15-7 loss to Salem on Sunday.

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