Articles by: Luke Blaize


How They Won: The Myrtle Beach Pelicans

How They Won: The Myrtle Beach Pelicans

The Cubs’ High-A crew took home another championship, but they weren’t necessarily loaded with top prospects. How’d they do it?

by December 9, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
The Cubs Minor League System: A Guide For New Fans, A Refresher For Old Fans

The Cubs Minor League System: A Guide For New Fans, A Refresher For Old Fans

Everything you wanted to know about how a minor league system works, and why we follow it so closely.

by November 19, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

Tennessee Smokies Hint at News, and It Makes Us Wonder

Tennessee Smokies Hint at News, and It Makes Us Wonder

There could be some movement in the works.

by November 7, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: The Pelicans Win It All, Again

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Pelicans Win It All, Again

Another Cubs affiliate wins their league championship!

by September 15, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: The Eugene Emeralds Win It All!

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Eugene Emeralds Win It All!

WOO HOO! CHAMPIONS!

by September 14, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Decisive Game Three in Eugene

Cubs Minor League Daily: Decisive Game Three in Eugene

Two championship series continue tonight.

by September 13, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Pelicans Rebound, Emeralds Start Strong

Cubs Minor League Daily: Pelicans Rebound, Emeralds Start Strong

The Pelicans won game two of their championship series, and the Emeralds are a game away from winning it all.

by September 12, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

Cubs Minor League Daily: Can’t Win Them all

Cubs Minor League Daily: Can’t Win Them all

The Pelicans dropped the championship opener, and the South Bend Cubs’ season ended.

by September 11, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Two Do-or-Die Winners, Maybe Yet One More

Cubs Minor League Daily: Two Do-or-Die Winners, Maybe Yet One More

It was a very good day for the Cubs’ playoff affiliates.

by September 10, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: All Back To Even, Which Means Today is Do or Die

Cubs Minor League Daily: All Back To Even, Which Means Today is Do or Die

A chance for all three Cubs affiliates to move on.

by September 9, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: The Pelicans, But Only The Pelicans, Win

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Pelicans, But Only The Pelicans, Win

Extra-inning losses for South Bend and Eugene.

by September 8, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

Cubs Minor League Daily: A Correction, Playoff Previews, and More Awards

Cubs Minor League Daily: A Correction, Playoff Previews, and More Awards

Chesny Young didn’t win the batting title after all. Boo.

by September 7, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Young Batting Champ Again and Other Stat Leaders

Cubs Minor League Daily: Young Batting Champ Again and Other Stat Leaders

The minor league regular seasons wrapped up with some league leaders for the Cubs.

by September 6, 2016 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects