Articles by: Luke Blaize


Cubs Minor League Daily: Not Just All-Stars

Cubs Minor League Daily: Not Just All-Stars

The Tennessee Smokies don’t just have a bunch of All-Stars – they have a bunch of the best All-Stars.

Cubs Minor League Daily: High Praise And A No-Hitter

Cubs Minor League Daily: High Praise And A No-Hitter

Daytona pitcher Matt Loosen had himself a game yesterday.


Cubs Minor League Daily: Great Timing

Cubs Minor League Daily: Great Timing

One of the best parts of the recent promotion of Baez to Tennessee is the timing. By the time I show to up to see the Smokies in person on[Read More…]

This Week In The Minors: Bragging Rights

This Week In The Minors: Bragging Rights

With Javier Baez headed to Tennessee, is there a new “best infield” in the Cubs’ system?

Cubs Minor League Daily: Next Man Up?

Cubs Minor League Daily: Next Man Up?

If the Cubs have to make another positional call-up, might Logan Watkins get a look?

Cubs Minor League Daily: Close Up Fireworks

Cubs Minor League Daily: Close Up Fireworks

Speaking of minor league fireworks, both literal and figurative.


Cubs Minor League Daily: More All-Stars

Cubs Minor League Daily: More All-Stars

The Cubs landed six(!) AA All-Stars this year. Just one at AAA, though, and he’s currently in the big leagues.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Signing Day (The International Variety)

Cubs Minor League Daily: Signing Day (The International Variety)

The Cubs could get an infusion of new prospects as soon as this morning. Plus the usual rundown of minor league games.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Catching the Cougars

Cubs Minor League Daily: Catching the Cougars

Rounding up the weekend in Cubs minor league activity.


This Week In The Minors: The Great Bat Mystery

This Week In The Minors: The Great Bat Mystery

Luke schools you on wOBA, catches you up on minor league doings, and presents one of the greatest bat stories (and mysteries) you’ll read.

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Southernmost Cubs

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Southernmost Cubs

The Cubs have a team in Venezuela this year, and some of the youngsters are tearing it up.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Go World

Cubs Minor League Daily: Go World

The Futures Game rosters are here, and the Cubs are getting some love on the World Team.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Vogelbach’s Other Dimension

Cubs Minor League Daily: Vogelbach’s Other Dimension

Watch out, or Vogelheist is going to steal from you.