Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects


The Cubs Have Some Tough Josh Vitters Choices and Other Bullets

The Cubs Have Some Tough Josh Vitters Choices and Other Bullets

The infielder(?)/outfielder(?)’s season is probably over, and now the Cubs have to figure out what to do.

No, You Should Not Expect a Javier Baez September Call-Up and Other Bullets

No, You Should Not Expect a Javier Baez September Call-Up and Other Bullets

He’s been crazy good this year, but there are too many reasons not to call him up right now.


Albert Almora’s Season is Over

Albert Almora’s Season is Over

A bone bruise in his groin has been the problem, and Almora will sit out the final two weeks of the season.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Final Homestand

Cubs Minor League Daily: Final Homestand

The Iowa Cubs are playing at home for the last time this year.

by August 23, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Your Daily Moment of Javier Baez Adulation

Your Daily Moment of Javier Baez Adulation

After a 4-4 night with two homers, Baez’s numbers are insane. Wait. They already were.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Bopper and Nobski

Cubs Minor League Daily: Bopper and Nobski

Javier Baez had another ridiculous game at Tennessee, but another couple guys stole the show. Kind of.

by August 22, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Cubs Minor League Daily: Introducing Ubiera

Cubs Minor League Daily: Introducing Ubiera

Checking in on the DSL, and one name in particular.

by August 21, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

Cubs Minor League Daily: Taking Over

Cubs Minor League Daily: Taking Over

A couple of Cubs minor league affiliates aren’t just pushing for the playoffs – they’re pushing for the best records in their leagues.

by August 20, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Starlin Castro is Still Developing and Other Bullets

Starlin Castro is Still Developing and Other Bullets

As much as you might hate to continue hearing it, that doesn’t make it any less true.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Future Leadoff?

Cubs Minor League Daily: Future Leadoff?

Is the Cubs’ future leadoff hitter in the system right now? And is it who you were thinking?

by August 19, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
This Week In The Minors: Baseball Oddities

This Week In The Minors: Baseball Oddities

Baseball is full of crazy occurrences – and the most fun are the ones you’ve seen in person. Also, updating the Cubs’ minor league teams.

by August 18, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

Starlin Castro and Javier Baez Dominate the Bullets and Other Bullets

Starlin Castro and Javier Baez Dominate the Bullets and Other Bullets

Their appearance together is become less of a coincidence.

Javier Baez Walk-Off Homer? No Big Deal, and Other Bullets

Javier Baez Walk-Off Homer? No Big Deal, and Other Bullets

The extent to which Baez has been good in AA so far surpasses my ability to keep coming up with new ways to compliment him.