Articles by: Luke Blaize

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Emeralds Are In The Playoffs … Or Are They?

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Emeralds Are In The Playoffs … Or Are They?

They’re not quite there yet, but they’re very close. Great young team.

by September 4, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Iowa’s Unlikely Record (Hint: Transactions)

Cubs Minor League Daily: Iowa’s Unlikely Record (Hint: Transactions)

This teaser comes from Brett: Holy crap. Especially the thing at the end.

by September 3, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Iowa Plays 19 Innings, Then Plays Game Two

Cubs Minor League Daily: Iowa Plays 19 Innings, Then Plays Game Two

What a night for the Iowa Cubs. Big win for the Eugene Emeralds.

by September 2, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Welcome Back Javier Baez

Cubs Minor League Daily: Welcome Back Javier Baez

The 22-year-old returns to the big leagues a little more ready. Also: lots of big offensive games down on the farm.

by September 1, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Two Playoff Teams, Two More Possible

Cubs Minor League Daily: Two Playoff Teams, Two More Possible

Seasons are winding down in the minors, and the Cubs will have at least two playoff teams. Also: Baez so hot, Happ homers, more.

by August 31, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Playoff Status Check

Cubs Minor League Daily: Playoff Status Check

The Pelicans are already in, but which other two Cubs farm teams are making a playoff push?

by August 21, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Donnie Dewees Is Trending In The Right Direction

Cubs Minor League Daily: Donnie Dewees Is Trending In The Right Direction

The Cubs’ second round pick is getting into a groove, and is part of the offensive prospect army in the Cubs’ system.

by August 20, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Vogelbach, Zagunis, Edwards, Underwood Injury Updates

Cubs Minor League Daily: Vogelbach, Zagunis, Edwards, Underwood Injury Updates

Vogelbach could be close to a AA return. Underwood’s on the way back, though Edwards and Zagunis hit the DL.

by August 19, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Chicago Cubs Outfield Prospect Billy McKinney’s Season is Over

Chicago Cubs Outfield Prospect Billy McKinney’s Season is Over

A hairline fracture in his knee does the trick. It was still a great year for the 20-year-old prospect.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Late Games and Prospect Trivia!

Cubs Minor League Daily: Late Games and Prospect Trivia!

A couple tough prospect/history questions if you’re interested in giving it a go.

by August 18, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
The BN Mid-Season Top 40 Prospects List: Full List, and Wrapping Up

The BN Mid-Season Top 40 Prospects List: Full List, and Wrapping Up

Wrapping up the prospect rankings, and running back down the Cubs’ excellent farm system.

by August 17, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: No-Hitter In Eugene

Cubs Minor League Daily: No-Hitter In Eugene

Several pitchers combined on the effort. Plus the scores and highlights from around the Cubs’ system this weekend.

by August 17, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
This Week  In The Minors: Get Your Playoff Tickets!

This Week In The Minors: Get Your Playoff Tickets!

The Cubs’ High-A club will be going to the playoffs this year.

by August 16, 2015 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects