The Arizona Cubs were bounced from the playoffs last night, but it was a good season for the kiddos.
Category: Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
The Iowa Cubs end their season not unlike the big team: with a really bad record.
A couple reasons, at least. Anthony Rizzo’s slump, Jeff Samardzija’s shut-down, Theo Epstein’s failure, and Jorge Soler’s instruction.
The Boise Hawks were dominant in the second half of the season, but they had just one All-Star.
Hyde had been the Cubs’ minor league field coordinator this year after coming over from the Marlins in December.
No Jorge Soler, but a good mix of names playing this Fall.
With Hurricane Isaac’s rain, will the Iowa Cubs actually be able to play in New Orleans any time soon? Might they have to move games to Iowa?
The minor league seasons have less than a week left.
Chicago Cubs Reportedly to Acquire Catcher Anthony Recker (UPDATE: For Blake Lalli; Scott Maine DFA’d)
The soon-to-be-29-year-old catcher could be up with the Cubs in September.
There is a window before which teams are not supposed to discuss re-affiliation. We haven’t reached that window yet.
Will the Cubs regret not being able to sign Rhett Wiseman? Plus the usual scores and stories.
The production is creeping up while the strikeouts are creeping down. It’s still a tiny sample size, and the changes are incremental. But it’s something.
The Cubs* are going to the playoffs! Well, the Hawks, anyway.
A whoops moment worked in the Smokies’ favor last night.
While he’s officially cleared to pitch in the Cubs’ system, MLB declined to confirm that Paniagua is 22-years-old.
Jeff Samardzija says next year is going to be “crazy.” Jorge Soler is humble, the White Sox can’t find fans, and I’m a Cubs infielder. A bad one.
We’ve long known that batting average isn’t the best of the hitting stats, but here’s a good example of why.
The 26-year-old righty reliever has excellent numbers at AAA this year.
With a ‘spy cam’ being installed at every ballpark in the system, minor leaguers will never know when the bosses are watching.