Articles by: Luke Blaize


Prospects Progress: Shawon Dunston Jr.

Prospects Progress: Shawon Dunston Jr.

It’s not often you see a prospect with a .358 slugging also put up a .358 wOBA. It takes a whole lot of walking.

by November 26, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Prospects Progress: Zac Rosscup

Prospects Progress: Zac Rosscup

Rosscup might be the Cubs’ top in-house lefty reliever option. He sure strikes out a hell of a lot of batters.

by November 22, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

Prospects Progress: Rafael Lopez

Prospects Progress: Rafael Lopez

The upper level catching prospect the Cubs don’t have. Except, well, here he is.

by November 20, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Prospects Progress: C.J. Edwards

Prospects Progress: C.J. Edwards

Edwards is inarguably the Cubs’ top pitching prospect after his breakout 2013 campaign. But is he a top three prospect in the system?

by November 15, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Prospects Progress: Kris Bryant

Prospects Progress: Kris Bryant

Can the video game numbers continue? And where will he play?

by November 13, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Prospects Progress: Kevin Encarnacion

Prospects Progress: Kevin Encarnacion

If Encarnacion is one of those prospects you’ve not yet heard of, he should be creeping onto your radar.

by November 8, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Prospects Progress: Javier Baez

Prospects Progress: Javier Baez

With as much upside as any prospect in baseball, Javier Baez is the unequivocal top Cubs prospect.

by November 5, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

Cubs Minor League Daily: In The End, One Championship and a Whole Lot of Promise

Cubs Minor League Daily: In The End, One Championship and a Whole Lot of Promise

The Daytona Cubs are the FSL Champions!

by September 10, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Elimination Day

Cubs Minor League Daily: Elimination Day

Three playoff series, three series-deciding games. All today.

by September 9, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
This Week In The Minors: All Playoffs

This Week In The Minors: All Playoffs

The Cubs’ three playoff affiliates are all still alive. And two of them are a win away from a championship.

by September 8, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: More Great Pitching

Cubs Minor League Daily: More Great Pitching

The Smokies dropped their opening playoff game, but the Daytona Cubs keep cruising.

by September 6, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

Cubs Minor League Daily: 4-0

Cubs Minor League Daily: 4-0

The two Cubs’ affiliates whose initial playoff series were already underway have already swept.

by September 5, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Two Games, Two Wins, and Tarp

Cubs Minor League Daily: Two Games, Two Wins, and Tarp

The Cubs’ minor league playoff contenders are off to a fast start.

by September 4, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects