The Cubs’ Scouting and Development Chief discusses a number of minor leaguers.
Archive for October, 2012
The future is still about that “foundation for sustained success” thing. Also: the Cubs do a lot for the community.
The Cubs’ top prospect comes in for more love, from a variety of sources. Also, the return of Steve Stone?
The Mayor could be trying to use the ISFA to help fund the renovation … or not. Whatever the case, he and the Governor are butting heads, and the Cubs are in the middle.
Javier Baez being Javier Baez.
Some college teams are already interested in playing a game at Wrigley Field. Catcher defense rankings, playoff notes, and super Javier Baez.
The Cubs may not select from the tip top of the pitching market this offseason, but they could still have plenty of options.
Top prospect Javier Baez is the headliner, and is one of the youngest players in the league.
Crap show, The Twitter, eye-ballin’ … but no golly? No cat’s pajamas? Also, the Cubs don’t fare so well on a new prospect list.
Even if that wasn’t an issue, there are plenty of reasons to shy away from the top righty on the market.
A high-level look at the state of the Cubs’ farm system after a 2012 season that saw definite progress.
Grading the Cubs in 2012 was an ugly business. Ian Stewart drops some thoughts, and the catching situation is explored.
What becomes of them now? Particularly Wells, who was a capable starter just a couple years ago.
It’s gonna be an important offseason for the young men, who are expected to start 2013 back at AAA.