Maldonado, Morel homer, but Smokies can't dig out of early hole
Bullpen strikes out 10 over six scoreless innings
June 15, 2021
SEVIERVILLE, TN - The Tennessee Smokies (11-24) dropped their series opener to the Chattanooga Lookouts (21-15), 5-3 Tuesday night at Smokies Stadium. Chattanooga jumped out to a 5-0 lead in the first three innings before a dominant effort from the Smokies bullpen allowed them to crawl back in the game.
State of the System: Chicago Cubs
Amaya, Marquez form near future for the NL Central champs
Starting in October and running through the end of the year, MiLB.com's State of the System series will evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of each Major League organization, highlights prospects who've made the biggest strides in 2020 and offers a peek at 2021.
The Chicago Cubs are at a crossroads