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Cubs June 18 Minor League Recap

Iowa's Nick Struck tosses a gem.

Nicholas Struck tossed five no-hit innings as three Iowa pitchers blanked Nashville. Daytona's Tim Saunders and Javier Baez hit grand slams in the D-Cubs win over Clearwater and Boise lost. Kane County's Daniel Vogelbach had two hits and drove in a run in the MWL all-star game and Tennessee had the day off.

AAA—Iowa 7, Nashville 0 Nicholas Struck took a no-hitter into the sixth inning as three Iowa (34-37) pitchers held Nashville (24-46) to four hits. At the Plate: Iowa took a 1-0 lead in the second as Donnie Murphy continued to square up the baseball delivering a run scoring double. Iowa added four more runs in the seventh on Dave Sappelt's two-run double and Steve Clevenger added a RBI single... Recommended Stories