More surprises, and a healthy write-up on a number of prospects.
Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Why did Albert Almora get the top spot on the Cubs’ prospect list from Baseball Prospectus?
There’s a surprise at the top, too.
What’s the prognosis for a would-be fourth outfielder, and a former stud prospect with a bum elbow?
Contrary to ASU’s accusations about the Cubs, the Mayor says ASU became difficult to deal with. Adrian Cardenas may be gone, and Jairo Asencio is gone.
Starting on Tuesday, team GMs will head to California to meet and discuss their rosters. Money is coming, Tony Zych looked good, and qualifying offer tallies.
The 25-year-old reliever will presumably be a candidate for the bullpen next year.
He spent the last couple years as a roving hitting instructor in the Blue Jays organization.
He’ll join Eric Karros as the two formal candidates of which we’re aware. Also, some second base prospects get some love.
A Complete Transcript of Tonight’s Season Ticket Holder Conference Call With Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer
I was fortunate enough to sit in on tonight’s call, and I scribbled notes furiously. Enjoy.
A young riser and an older … faller?
Joe Mather is gone, Eric Karros is favored, Starlin Castro’s agent is fired, and we’re having a Little Boy.
Justin Germano is a free agent, Darwin Barney is humble, and Javier Baez will open at Daytona.