Baez was the youngest participant at the Cubs’ first rookie development camp in Chicago this week.
Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
The former future of the Cubs recently spoke to the current future of the Cubs about, among other things, dealing with hype.
Huge number of Bullets today – an international scouting showcase, lots of grading, prospect profiles, arbitration filings, and Convention notes.
The 20-year-old righty still has a world of talent.
What it’s like to play ball in the DR. Also love for Cubs signee Dayan Diaz, Sammy Sosa hitting bombs, and Nyjer Morgan craziness.
Ending the lovable loser tag, upgrading facilities, deferring payments, and more. Also, thoughts on the lack of an official Carlos Villanueva deal.
The 23-year-old tore up A-ball last year (and has a pretty good reason why he was still in A-ball at 23).
A couple of utility types who can compete for a bench job.
It’s going to be a very important Spring/early-Summer for Jackson, after an already very important offseason.
No surprises at the top, but a surprising and awesome plaudit for the young man who resides there. Updated with Luke’s thoughts.
Carlos Villanueva’s signing should be official soon, and, once it is, another roster move will be required.
Hall votes are set to come out this week, and it’s not going to be pretty for Sosa.
The formerly excellent lefty has signed a minor league deal with the Cubs, but this is probably the last you’ll hear about it.