Luis Villalba

Vogel-Jack Bomb Not Quite Enough to Overcome Giant Attack

Cubs 2011 2nd round draft pick Dan Vogelbach crushed a tape-measure three-run HR over the RF fence to cap a five-run 4th, doubled and scored to key a five-run 8th, and reached base four times to lead the Cubs back from 8-2 and 14-7 deficits, only to see the AZL Giants score twice in the top of the 12th on two consecutive two-out balks and go on to defeat the Cubs 17-15 at Fitch Park Field #3 in Mesa this morning, as the AZL Cubs were officially eliminated from contention in the AZL Wild Card standings.

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  • cubs win...bryant with 7HR in his last 8 games.

    crunch 34 min 56 sec ago view
  • bryant 2nd HR of the night for a 2 run lead in the 10th? sure, why not. awesome.

    crunch 1 hour 2 min ago view
  • gawd...jansen's thrown 5 pitches in the past 5 minutes.

    wild pitch (and a K, boo) with heyward advancing! 1 out, heyward on 3rd.

    HEYWARD SCORES ON A 2nd WILD PITCH! TIE!

    crunch 1 hour 17 min ago view
  • leadoff double (heyward!) top of the 9th...RALLY!

    crunch 1 hour 24 min ago view
  • carlos ruiz is still coming up to "in the air tonight" by phil 'are you kidding me' collins in LA.

    many years ago before phil collins it was a soulja boy song.

    dude has odd taste in music. at least it's not yanni...i guess.

    crunch 1 hour 34 min ago view
  • Funniest skybox ever

    jacos 2 hours 15 min ago view
  • that was some joke ass official scoring giving him a double. either way, seager's on 2nd and soler's play in the OF is still sketchy.

    crunch 2 hours 23 min ago view
  • Schwarber is worse right?

    jacos 2 hours 27 min ago view
  • Seager with the two out double *cough* to left field in the bottom of the fourth. If Soler just plays that bunny hop off his nuts, it's a single - certainly no double.

    Eric S 2 hours 44 min ago view
  • rizzo is tired of SD/LA night games...yet another towering one that died on the warning track.

    crunch 3 hours 25 min ago view
  • jacos 3 hours 36 min ago view
  • Monty dropped a two strike curve on AGon

    Holy shit!

    jacos 3 hours 53 min ago view
  • See I told you they were up to no good

    http://thebiglead.com/2016/08/26/video-ben-zobrist...

    jacos 3 hours 54 min ago view
  • My guy Addy

    jacos 4 hours 2 min ago view
  • jacos 4 hours 14 min ago view
  • been like that everytime I've been there too including Jack Murphy/Qualcomm Stadium. Cubs travel well. It was pretty loud for Angels/Cubs this year and decent for Dodgers/Cubs but Dodger fans definitely turn out better than the Padre fans.

    Rob G. 7 hours 49 min ago view