Lake, 23, is batting .295 (46-for-156) with 10 doubles, two triples, four home runs, 18 RBI and 14 stolen bases in 40 games with Iowa this season, his first-ever appearance in Triple-A. He has turned in a .341 on-base percentage and a .462 slugging percentage, good for a .803 OPS. He has hit an equal .295 against both left-handed and right-handed pitching. Lake’s season debut was delayed until June due to a rib fracture suffered during spring training.
The 6-foot-3, 215-pound Lake originally signed with the Cubs as a non-drafted free agent on February 2, 2007. He reached the Double-A level for the first time in 2011 after earning Florida State League mid-season All-Star honors with Single-A Daytona. Lake was also named to the 2011 Arizona Fall League Top Prospects team. In 2012, Lake spent the entire season with Tennessee and batted .279 (113-for-405) with 26 doubles, three triples, 10 home runs, 50 RBI and 21 stolen bases in 103 games.
Overall, Lake is a career .271 hitter (611-for-2,254) with 114 doubles, 30 triples, 47 home runs, 260 RBI and 117 stolen bases in 619 minor league games.
Bogusevic, 29, is hitting .261 (12-for-46) with three doubles and three RBI in 13 games with the Cubs this season. He signed a minor league contract with the Cubs last offseason and was selected to the major league roster on June 25.