That chapter of the Cubs’ story closed yesterday without much fanfare. Some interesting prospect notes, too.
Archive for June, 2013
Teams are asking the Cubs about Russell, and the Cubs are reportedly telling those teams that they aren’t too interested in moving the lefty.
Some day-after notes on the decision to finally move on.
Watch out, or Vogelheist is going to steal from you.
I guess releasing and DFA’ing players doesn’t automatically translate to wins. Who knew?
A robust trade market for Kevin Gregg could help the Cubs in a variety of ways.
The slightly new-look Cubs head up to Milwaukee.
The non-traditional 29-year-old minor leaguer has been destroying at AAA Iowa.
Wagner was ranked as high as the 58th draft prospect by MLB.com. He was also Kris Bryant’s teammate at San Diego.
The Carlos Marmol era is, effectively, over.
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.