It’s great to get Skulina in the fold, and the Cubs are paying him late second round money.
Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
As much as $1.5 to $1.7 million under slot. Doesn’t this help the Cubs in their negotiations with Kris Bryant?
The Hawks are underway with some excellent performances so far. That, plus the action from around the system this weekend.
Under what circumstances would the Cubs consider “buying” this year? And what prospects could the Cubs use as bait?
Mine’s already been a great one. Thoughts on replacing David DeJesus, Florida State League All-Star fun, and a dominant prospect pitching performance.
Stewart is appealing the suspension. Also more on David DeJesus’s injury, and, hey, Juan Carlos Paniagua is pitching in the Cubs’ system … technically.
If Appel gets slot or close to it, Kris Bryant’s agent is going to have just a touch more ammo to get slot for his client.
Hankins just finished his junior year at Austin Peay State, and is going to be converted into a full-time catcher, it seems.
Ranking the Cubs’ top prospects is nearly impossible.
If the Number Three pick gets $800K under slot, could the Cubs shave that amount off the Bryant signing at Number Two? I’m not so sure.
Burks, a high school outfielder, gets a slightly over slot bonus.
In the last 10 games in particular, the offense has been nearly non-existent. At least there’s a little bit of nice prospect stuff.
How are the young, young kids is Venezuela faring on the young, young season? And how did Javy Baez follow up his four-homer performance?