The Cubs today announced that their organizational players of the month for May are pitcher Ryan Williams and catcher Kyle Schwarber. Williams went 2-1 with a 1.59 ERA, 0.76 WHIP, 23 K’s, 0 BB over 34.0IP in five May starts for South Bend. He was promoted to AA Tennessee on June 3rd. Schwarber hit .297 with 8 HR, 18 R, 17 RBI, 24 BB and 1.026 OPS in 28 May games for AA Tennessee.
I guess it is a good day to be a Smokie!