Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects


Cubs Minor League Daily: It’s Coming

Cubs Minor League Daily: It’s Coming

“It” would be the rumor season, and that impacts the farm system. Also: Javier Baez had a good game that included a walk.

Chicago Cubs Claim Reliever Eduardo Sanchez Off Waivers from Cardinals

Chicago Cubs Claim Reliever Eduardo Sanchez Off Waivers from Cardinals

The 24-year-old righty was excellent in 2011 before falling off over the last two years.


Telephone: Ian Stewart Says that Theo Epstein Says that Josh Vitters is the Future at Third Base

Telephone: Ian Stewart Says that Theo Epstein Says that Josh Vitters is the Future at Third Base

Could it be that the organization still believes Vitters is the long-term answer at third base?

Keep Your Hand Off the Javier Baez Panic Button and Other Bullets

Keep Your Hand Off the Javier Baez Panic Button and Other Bullets

There is still plenty of time, and plenty of good indicators, including the most important ones at this point in his development.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Gates of Time

Cubs Minor League Daily: Gates of Time

Albert Almora is coming back, and a number of prospects are heating up.

Yes: It Looks Like Albert Almora is Finally Headed to Kane County

Yes: It Looks Like Albert Almora is Finally Headed to Kane County

The Cubs’ 2012 first round pick is recovering from a wrist injury, and appears good to go.

Ian Stewart Discusses Disappointment, the Iowa Cubs, and “Those” Three Days

Ian Stewart Discusses Disappointment, the Iowa Cubs, and “Those” Three Days

Stewart finally discusses what happened when he was formally demoted to Iowa.


Travis Wood’s Margin for Error and Other Bullets

Travis Wood’s Margin for Error and Other Bullets

As he demonstrated on a hanging changeup yesterday, it isn’t large. Otherwise, he’s quite good. Also an update on pitching prospect Josh Conway.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Unacceptable!

Cubs Minor League Daily: Unacceptable!

Only the jumbo pork tenderloin in Iowa is recognized as a competitor in a MiLB food contest. Come on, other Cubs teams. Also: your weekend update.

This Week In The Minors: Still Checking Up

This Week In The Minors: Still Checking Up

Checking in on some of the less heralded Cubs prospects on the season (plus Dan Vogelbach).

David Bell Explains His Bad Send Yesterday and Other Bullets

David Bell Explains His Bad Send Yesterday and Other Bullets

Darwin Barney never had a chance, and the Cubs lost a great opportunity to tie the game.


Photo by Mark LoMoglio/MiLB.com

Cubs Minor League Daily: Other Side of the Bust

Where is Hayden Simpson now? Also the scores and highlights from yesterday’s Cubs minor league action.

Cubs Draft Notes: More Confidence That Cubs Will Take a Pitcher, but Bryant Looking More Intriguing

Cubs Draft Notes: More Confidence That Cubs Will Take a Pitcher, but Bryant Looking More Intriguing

Everyone is still projecting the Cubs to take Appel/Gray at number two, but third baseman Kris Bryant is becoming more intriguing.