Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects

That Curt Schilling Thing Definitely Wasn’t Theo or Jed and Other Bullets

That Curt Schilling Thing Definitely Wasn’t Theo or Jed and Other Bullets

Neither Cubs executive had anything to do with encouraging PED use back in 2008. Speaking of them, they seem to really heart Dale Sveum.

MLB.com Offers Its Updated Top 20 Cubs Prospects for 2013, Plus Other Prospecting Bits

MLB.com Offers Its Updated Top 20 Cubs Prospects for 2013, Plus Other Prospecting Bits

The usual trio is at the top, but a young pitcher has shot up the rankings considerably – and without the benefit of a whole lot of pitching.

by February 6, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Lendy Castillo Clears Waivers, Sent to Iowa

Lendy Castillo Clears Waivers, Sent to Iowa

The righty was the Cubs’ Rule 5 pick last year, and is still a legitimate prospect. He just needs seasoning.

The Cubs Have 5 of the Top 110 Prospects in Baseball, According to Keith Law

The Cubs Have 5 of the Top 110 Prospects in Baseball, According to Keith Law

The usual suspects are up at the top, but the Cubs get a pitcher in the top 100 and another infielder just outside the top 100.

by February 5, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Theo Epstein Speaks: Wrigley Renovation Revenue, Castro v. Baez, Marmol Situation, More

Theo Epstein Speaks: Wrigley Renovation Revenue, Castro v. Baez, Marmol Situation, More

The Cubs’ President of Baseball Operations takes on a variety of pressing topics.

The 2013 Draft Could Be Very Kind to the Cubs and Other Bullets

The 2013 Draft Could Be Very Kind to the Cubs and Other Bullets

They’re going to have a whole lot of money to spend, especially when you consider what they’ve done in the past.

Chicago Cubs Sign Minor League Free Agent Yeiper Castillo

Chicago Cubs Sign Minor League Free Agent Yeiper Castillo

The 24-year-old righty, and former Red Sox farmhand, looks slightly better than your typical minor league free agent.

Wow: The Chicago Cubs Have the 5th Best Farm System According to Keith Law

Wow: The Chicago Cubs Have the 5th Best Farm System According to Keith Law

That’s as high of a ranking as you’ll see for the Cubs this year – and the highest we’ve seen in a long time.

by February 4, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Super Bowl Sunday and Other Bullets

Super Bowl Sunday and Other Bullets

There’s a big football game today, but there’s plenty of baseball to discuss.

Welington Castillo is Focused on Being the Man Behind the Plate and Other Bullets

Welington Castillo is Focused on Being the Man Behind the Plate and Other Bullets

His focus this offseason has been starting for the Cubs. Some prospect bits, statistical bits, and a minor league deal for Marlon Byrd.

Cubs Announce Full List of 2013 Non-Roster Invites to Spring Training: Javier Baez Included

Cubs Announce Full List of 2013 Non-Roster Invites to Spring Training: Javier Baez Included

The Cubs’ top prospect will get a look at big league camp this year.

Mark Grace is Going to Jail and Other Bullets

Mark Grace is Going to Jail and Other Bullets

The former Cubs first baseman pled guilty to some serious DUI ugliness. Some good stuff on prospects in here.

Baseball America Reveals its Top 31 Cubs Prospects for 2013

Baseball America Reveals its Top 31 Cubs Prospects for 2013

Some of the names you didn’t see on the top ten list now show up.

by January 31, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects