Articles by: Luke Blaize


Cubs Minor League Daily: More All Stars and a Lot of Promotions

Cubs Minor League Daily: More All Stars and a Lot of Promotions

Three Pelicans pitchers are All-Stars, and also there’s a lot of shuffling in the Cubs’ organization.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Twelve All-Stars And Counting

Cubs Minor League Daily: Twelve All-Stars And Counting

The Cubs’ farm system is littered with All-Stars.


Cubs Minor League Daily: Iowa Streaks End, Pitcher of the Week

Cubs Minor League Daily: Iowa Streaks End, Pitcher of the Week

Winning streak, hitting streak – kaput.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Lots of Offense, Happ Homer, One Notable Walk

Cubs Minor League Daily: Lots of Offense, Happ Homer, One Notable Walk

You know who it was. Also, lots of offense down on the farm yesterday.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Willson Contreras is on Fire, So Are His Iowa Cubs

Cubs Minor League Daily: Willson Contreras is on Fire, So Are His Iowa Cubs

The I-Cubs have surged into first place, and Contreras is riding a serious streak.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Three Doubles for Torres, Another Homer for Contreras (VIDEO)

Cubs Minor League Daily: Three Doubles for Torres, Another Homer for Contreras (VIDEO)

Two of the hottest hitters in the system are also two of the Cubs’ best prospects.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Triple A All Star Voting

Cubs Minor League Daily: Triple A All Star Voting

Willson Contreras and Dan Vogelbach should be All-Stars, at a minimum.


Cubs Minor League Daily: Ian Rice, The Next Catching Prospect to Know?

Cubs Minor League Daily: Ian Rice, The Next Catching Prospect to Know?

You probably don’t know much about the South Bend prospect, but you probably should.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Internal Lefty Specialists

Cubs Minor League Daily: Internal Lefty Specialists

If the Cubs eye making a change in the big league bullpen on the left-handed side, where can they look internally?

Cubs Minor League Daily: Pythagorean Smokies and a Blowout Win for Iowa

Cubs Minor League Daily: Pythagorean Smokies and a Blowout Win for Iowa

The Smokies should actually have a lot more wins than they do.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Running Cubs and Eloy Jimenez Walks It Off (VIDEO)

Cubs Minor League Daily: Running Cubs and Eloy Jimenez Walks It Off (VIDEO)

The Cubs’ organization features some great base runners, and also got a walk-off homer from Eloy Jimenez.


Cubs Minor League Daily: Division Showdowns Coming This Week

Cubs Minor League Daily: Division Showdowns Coming This Week

Some minor leagues have first and second half winners, which means playoff spots are going to be locked up soon. Also: holy offense, South Bend!

Cubs Minor League Daily: Jimenez and Candelario Getting Noticed, Contreras Homers

Cubs Minor League Daily: Jimenez and Candelario Getting Noticed, Contreras Homers

Big weeks for big prospects.