Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects


A Cardinals-Red Sox World Series, Great, and Other Bullets

A Cardinals-Red Sox World Series, Great, and Other Bullets

This will be fun for everyone!

Kris Bryant Laughs at Your Mortal AFL and Other Bullets

Kris Bryant Laughs at Your Mortal AFL and Other Bullets

Give him an award? He’ll give you back a couple long home runs. Also, Mike Olt’s vision issues may finally be under wraps.


Prospect Notes: Edwards, Almora, Bryant, Baez, Vogelbach, Jimenez, Torres, More

Prospect Notes: Edwards, Almora, Bryant, Baez, Vogelbach, Jimenez, Torres, More

Arizona Fall League action continues, international signees get work, and Cubs prospects get analyzed.

by October 18, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
The Dodgers DFA Alex Castellanos and I Start Rambling About a Flyer and Other Bullets

The Dodgers DFA Alex Castellanos and I Start Rambling About a Flyer and Other Bullets

Intriguing outfielder for free? Sure, maybe. It’s worth discussing, at least.

Young Pitching Talent and the Chicago Cubs Farm System

Young Pitching Talent and the Chicago Cubs Farm System

As young pitchers step up in the playoffs, it’s fair to wonder: who might that guy be for the Cubs? Pierce Johnson? C.J. Edwards? Paul Blackburn?

The Missing Mascot and Other Bullets

The Missing Mascot and Other Bullets

The Cubs are one of just a handful of teams without a mascot. Also: the Cardinals are up 3-1 in yet another NLCS. Didn’t work out last year …

Dodgers Start Climbing Back Into the NLCS and Other Bullets

Dodgers Start Climbing Back Into the NLCS and Other Bullets

They shut out the Cardinals last night, which was primarily due to the Cardinals being bad. Apparently.


Prospect Notes: Almora, Soler, Bryant, Amaya, More

Prospect Notes: Almora, Soler, Bryant, Amaya, More

With the Fall League in full swing, there are plenty of eyes on top Cubs prospects.

by October 14, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Ten Years Later and Other Bullets

Ten Years Later and Other Bullets

Yes, today is the date. We’re forced to look back, at least for a moment.

Still Concerned About an Amusement Tax Hike and Other Bullets

Still Concerned About an Amusement Tax Hike and Other Bullets

Chicago needs revenue, and it’s looking increasingly possible that it’ll come from you and the Cubs.

The Cubs Took Over the Mesa Solar Sox Yesterday and Other Bullets

The Cubs Took Over the Mesa Solar Sox Yesterday and Other Bullets

The AFL team to whom the Cubs send players scored 13 runs yesterday. Cubs prospects drove in 11 of ’em.


At the League Level, the Cubs’ Have a Ton of Top Prospects

At the League Level, the Cubs’ Have a Ton of Top Prospects

Baseball America ranked the top prospects in each minor league. No surprise: the Cubs were well-represented.

Roster Moves: Boscan, Dolis, McDonald, McNutt, Neal, Putnam

Roster Moves: Boscan, Dolis, McDonald, McNutt, Neal, Putnam

All were removed from the 40-man roster.