Wednesday Sept. 14, 2011
Posted: 11:50 p.m.
CUBS Tennessee AA
Ryan Wheelers three-run homer fueled a five-run third inning and lifted Mobile to a 6-3 victory over Tennessee Wednesday night in the opening game of the Southern League championship series at Hank Aaron Stadium.
Marco Carrillo surrendered the shot and took the loss after allowing five runs on four hits and a walk in 2 23 innings. The Smokies used five relievers who were largely effective in shutting down the Bay Bears but Tennessee couldnt muster much against Pat Corbin. He picked up the victory after allowing three runs in six innings, scattering five hits.
Jae-Hoon Ha and Ty Wright had homers for Tennessee.
On the latest Hawks Talk Podcast Tracey Myers and Jamal Mayers join Pat Boyle to discuss the teams wins over the Rangers and Penguins. Have they figured some things out and what is the identity of this team after 20 games?
Jammer weighs in on Artem Anisimov’s big week and are there enough Hawks committed to net front presence? They also discuss the surging play of the blue liners and did the Hawks fail to send a message to Evgeni Malkin, after he kneed Corey Crawford in the head?
David Haugh (Chicago Tribune), Adam Jahns (Chicago Sun-Times) and Patrick Finley (Chicago Sun-Times) join Kap on the panel. Kap is happy that Mitch Trubisky played ok and John Fox’s team lost again. The panel disagrees.
Plus Leonard Floyd doesn’t have an ACL tear…. Yet. Should the Bears shut him down even if he gets good news?