DES MOINES – On a day when the Cubs announced Manny Ramirez will be joining the I-Cubs, Cubs top prospect Javy Baez gets his biggest hit of the season. Trailing 3-1 in the 5th Baez hit a grand slam and now Cubs fans are hoping Baez might be turning the corner. Iowa beat Colorado Springs 7-3.
The homerun was Baez’ 7th of the season. Baez is now batting .211 on the season after going 2 for 4 on Sunday.
Pitcher Kyle Hendricks went 6 innings giving up 3 runs.
Iowa hosts the Sky Sox 1 more time on Monday before hitting the road for an 8 game road trip.