The promise – never fulfilled with the Cubs – is now the Royals’ hope to which to cling.
Archive for October, 2012
The 40-man roster stands at 33.
Silly exercises that put players at risk and injure top prospects who were already injured? Yup, things could definitely be worse for the Cubs.
One report suggests he is, and says Crane Kenney has already reached out.
If you’re getting audited, you want Penalver and Zych by your side.
Defensively, and according to the Fielding Bible, anyway. Javier Baez is awesome but adjusting, and Mark Grace is probably out of the spotlight for a bit.
The roster purge begins.
Any impact to the Cubs beyond the theoretical? Also, Tim Lincecum available, Shohei Otani not?
A whole bunch of season ticket holders are now former season ticket holders.
The Cubs are polling fans/community members about possible changes to start times on the weekends.
The lack of plate discipline organization-wide was one of the biggest shocks to Epstein in taking over the Cubs.
The Marlins are rumored to be selling off pitching. Should the – would the – Cubs come calling?
Another lottery ticket for the Cubs. High upside, but plenty of risk.
The next frontier in blogging … which was a new frontier a decade ago. But we’re there! Finally!
There were bright spots to 2012, and we’ll look for more in 2013. But competitiveness still feels far off.
Things started out well for the Cubs’ prospects in the Arizona Fall League, but their performances have trailed off a bit.
A run-down on today’s scouting moves.
An embarrassing organization keeps on embarrassing.