The Cubs aren’t missing any Gray/Appel starts, but they’re still considering other players with their top pick.
Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
The Cubs will not draft based on need, so let’s just get that off the table. Also: Arismendy Alcantara is playing some second base.
No one wanted Stewart and his $2 million contract for free.
Yesterday was not a particularly successful day for the minor league teams. At least Javy Baez hit a homer.
After being optioned to Iowa, Stewart had the right to take 72 hours to report. But he was already with the Iowa Cubs … so what’s going on?
Comparing “prospect” stats can be misleading, or underinformative.
The prospect-heavy Cougars keep on winning.
Which youngsters are breaking out this year in the Cubs’ system?
If he can’t throw strikes, then that’s that. Right now, he can’t throw strikes.
Yeah, he’s still in the Dominican Republic, still having visa problems. Ian Stewart is in Iowa, and a couple Cubs prospects are winning honors.
The Smokies got some good pitching and quality defense yesterday.
The Cubs have had some really great pitching performances of late, and had a few yesterday, too.