The Carlos Marmol era is, effectively, over.
Archive for June, 2013
The AAA third baseman might not be long for the organization. Probably for the best.
It’s a battle for 4th place (or last place, depending on your bent) in the NL Central.
The Chicago Cubs Have Three of the Top 31 Prospects in Baseball Per Baseball Prospectus (And Growing)
The Big Three, which will soon become The Big Four, might be the top positional prospect trio in baseball.
Chang-Yong Lim is back in action and could make it up to the big team later this year. A couple minor league pitchers get awards. Cubs Way quotes.
The Cubs’ third rounder is playing for Boise and already doing some impressive things.
Obviously this front office knows the Padres’ system well, and the one prospect identified so far originated with the Red Sox.
At least one source says the Washington Nationals are already hitting the phones hard in search of pitching.
We’ve all seen how well he’s performed on both sides of the ball this year, and the numbers back it up. Plus: the bat flip. The wonderful bat flip.
Many injuries to update and discuss. DeJesus is feeling good, but Soler may not be. And, hey, so *that’s* what’s up with Concepcion.
The Cubs are one of many teams interested in the 26-year-old righty, who could sign soon.
Freeman is a big college bat, and Frazier’s bonus was only slot.
His offensive numbers keep falling while his error totals keep growing. It’s hard to watch.
Some fun on the Fourth of July is coming. Also the scores and performances around the Cubs’ minor league system this weekend.
Lots of positives to focus on today.