There was a lot of buzz around Werner Ballpark Monday with the rival Iowa Cubs in town. Bruce Chen and Kyle Davies split work on the mound for Omaha who won 6-3.
Johnny Giovotella, Mike Aviles, and Lorenzo Cain all hit homer for the team. Bruce Chen started. 4 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, gave up 1 HR, 1 K. Kyle Davies went the next 5 innings to close the game. 4 H, 1 ER, 4 K.
Alfonso Soriano was on rehab assignment for Iowa is expected to play Tuesday as well and then head back to Chicago. The line for Soriano: 1-4 2K’s (reached on a WP from one of the strikeouts) one hit and a run scored. .