The Cubs’ catching tandem at AA Tennessee has been highly effective this year, and it may be on the verge of a shakeup.
Archive for 2014
The Cubs are reportedly inquiring about competitive balance picks – the kind that can be traded – this week. A separate source denies.
If Kolek is there for the Cubs, is he the pick? Or are they still considering an under slot deal?
Houston Astros Reportedly to Call Up Prospect Jonathan Singleton in Conjunction with Big Contract Extension
An extension for a pre-Major League top prospect? I suspect you can see the potential relevance here.
The Cubs’ collective wrist must be feeling a bit raw these days from so many slaps.
Where there are multiple teams within a division that would love to get Samardzija, the impetus for each is all the more strong.
Bryant has played about as many games at AA as Javier Baez did last year … who was better?
Remember this early sabermetric darling? He didn’t stick too long with the Cubs, though – how have things played out for him?
Samardzija struggles, Rizzo ejected, players hurting … yesterday wasn’t a great one for the Cubs.
Have some fun with mathematical extrapolation, and look at how Kris Bryant could be performing in the bigs. (Emphasis: just for fun.)
So much happened in the Cubs’ world this weekend that you’re going to want to check in if you checked out on Friday.
Jeff Samardzija did not have his best day. Neither did the offense.
The Cubs enter into the rubber game yet again with a chance to take down a top team. I’m not saying it usually happens.
The Pirates will get another selection on Thursday, and we have the opportunity to discuss the value of traded picks.
How much can we anticipate about the Cubs 2014 draft by looking back at the 2012 draft? Maybe a lot.
The Cubs have offered to table the bullpen relocation, and it’s really way past time to get this project going.
Eloy Jimenez and Gleyber Torres may very soon finally be playing in games with recorded stats.
Whoa. Blowout in the other direction.
Nobody remembers what happened last night.
Is it still realistic that top college arm Carlos Rodon could fall to the Cubs at four? A new mock says yes.