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.
Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
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.
The Cubs have a new arm to watch at Iowa in Guillermo Moscoso.
Thoughts from Theo Epstein and Dale Sveum, and thoughts on the importance of this kind of thing.
Mostly good news from the injury front. No bad news, at least.
Too many topics today for there to be one lead item. And I didn’t even mention Jeff Samardzija’s boo-boo finger.
As far as Cubs prospects go, there was one big non-story yesterday, and one actually intriguing story.
The Cubs are taking their organizational directives very seriously. And it’s a good thing.
Jason McLeod has called the two college righties the top arms in the Draft, but he also identified the top two bats.
There were a lot of rainouts this weekend, though there were also plenty of games played.
Taking a look at the league average WHIPs across the minors, and comparing them with the top Cubs pitching performances.