Arizona Fall League Recap: 10/18/15
Though Mesa pitching was off in a 20-6 loss to Surprise Sunday, Cubs prospects put on an offensive display, including one extraordinary effort. Here are some notes from Cubs players in action yesterday in the Arizona Fall League:
- 3B Jeimer Candelario had a game for the ages, ripping a solo shot in the third and another in the ninth. He also recorded three doubles, including run-scoring at-bats in the first and seventh innings. He finished the day 5-for-5 with 14 total bases and four RBI.
- 1B Willson Contreras recorded a single to lead off the second and an eighth-inning blast. The Cubs Minor League Player of the Year completed the day 2-for-4 with a walk.
- 2B Elliot Soto went 0-for-4 with an RBI groundout.
- RHP Corey Black struggled in an inning of work, surrendering four earned runs in relief.