Articles by: Luke Blaize


Cubs Minor League Daily: Outfield Help? Or Infield Help to Help the Outfield?

Cubs Minor League Daily: Outfield Help? Or Infield Help to Help the Outfield?

The latest from the minors, including the possibility that the Cubs may have to bring up some help.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Rain 4, Baseball 1, Also Chesny Young Getting Love

Cubs Minor League Daily: Rain 4, Baseball 1, Also Chesny Young Getting Love

Lots of rain yesterday made for a not-so-crowded minor league slate.


Cubs Minor League Daily: Teams Moving Up The Standings

Cubs Minor League Daily: Teams Moving Up The Standings

The Cubs have some competitive clubs down on the farm.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Welcome Back Duane Underwood

Cubs Minor League Daily: Welcome Back Duane Underwood

Woo hoo! Underwood’s back!

Cubs Minor League Daily: Iowa’s Loaded Lineup, and Another Almora Blast (VIDEO)

Cubs Minor League Daily: Iowa’s Loaded Lineup, and Another Almora Blast (VIDEO)

The group at AAA is hitting quite well.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Ian Happ Homers Again, Minor League Ballpark Food

Cubs Minor League Daily: Ian Happ Homers Again, Minor League Ballpark Food

Ian Happ is one of many notable second base prospects in the Cubs’ system.


Cubs Minor League Daily: Jeimer Candelario Homered, Solid Start For Eloy Jimenez

Cubs Minor League Daily: Jeimer Candelario Homered, Solid Start For Eloy Jimenez

Finally, a big breakout game from Candelario. And Jimenez is holding his own in full-season ball.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Destructive Homers, Happ Player of the Week, More

Cubs Minor League Daily: Destructive Homers, Happ Player of the Week, More

Iowa went homer-happy, and the Cubs have many players of the week.

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Farm System OPS Leader Is …

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Farm System OPS Leader Is …

If you’ve been paying attention around here, you may be able to guess it. But how about the other three guys with an OPS over 1.000?


Cubs Minor League Daily: Almora and Happ Homer, Contreras Gets Hit

Cubs Minor League Daily: Almora and Happ Homer, Contreras Gets Hit

A monster shot from Almora, and a laser from Happ. Hopefully Contreras is OK.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Rademacher On A Rare Pace, Candelario Homers

Cubs Minor League Daily: Rademacher On A Rare Pace, Candelario Homers

Bijan Rademacher remains a guy to keep an eye on, and Jeimer Candelario finally went deep.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Balaguert Walkoff Homer, And You Can Look Like Jake Arrieta!

Cubs Minor League Daily: Balaguert Walkoff Homer, And You Can Look Like Jake Arrieta!

The Iowa Cubs have the perfect giveaway coming on Monday. They could not have timed it better.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Albert Almora Crushes His First AAA Homer (VIDEO)

Cubs Minor League Daily: Albert Almora Crushes His First AAA Homer (VIDEO)

Almora has been tearing up AAA in the early going, too.