Cabrera and Raley were having particularly ugly Springs so far. All are quality players, but none were expected to make the roster.
Category: Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
A few prospects get cut, which is expected around this time in Spring Training.
Who among the obvious big three at the top comes in at number one? Maybe not who you thought.
How do you say “RizzOMG” in Italian? Also, an update on Cuban prospect Armando Rivero, Scott Baker’s status, and the difference between Sawx and Cubs fans.
Say, what? Dan Vogelbach didn’t crack the top 10? Bust out your pitchforks …
He’s apparently set to participate in minor league camp with AA Tennessee, so I’m thinking the Cubs have signed him.
How is the bullpen competition shaking out, anyway? Also: how is everyone’s convalescence going?
The march through the Cubs’ system continues, with some more familiar faces starting to emerge in the rankings.
An epic prospect list with a write-up on every prospect. Get ready for a four-day odyssey, beginning today.
Law is not particularly impressed with the changes, and isn’t sure the new approach will address Jackson’s contact issues.
The former Cubs pitching prospect isn’t doing so hot in Spring Training, but the Diamondbacks seem to like what they see. Still, they’re pitching-heavy already.
Dale Sveum calls opening week a “longshot” for Garza. Also, a Cubs Bunt Tourney update! Oh mercy!
Our son is here, and I’m a happy pappy. Also: Starlin Castro is feeling fine, Matt Garza could throw today, and Javier Baez is a lethal weapon.
Finally, a little update on Vizcaino’s progress recovering from Tommy John surgery.
One of the Cubs’ top prospects turns 21 today, and he’s getting mightily pumped up by those who’ve seen him this Spring.
And the Cubs have two prospects in the top 20.
It hasn’t been his best spot in the lineup, but it probably makes the most sense.
If the flashes Jackson has shown so far this year – and it’s waaaay early – are indicative of his swing change, things could be looking up.
The Cubs took down the Cubs today, thanks to a walk-off homer from Edwin Maysonet.