Garza’s three starts in to his 2013 return, and it’s looking great. The Cubs, too, are looking very good of late.
Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Everybody seems to see the Cubs going for Mark Appel in the Draft. Is he a threat to not sign? And how much will he want?
A little draft talk, a little prospect talk, and an interesting game for Javier Baez.
The 25-year-old righties trade places, and the Cubs will now get a look at Putnam.
Bowden has the right to refuse the assignment, but he’s tentatively expected to accept.
Reggie Golden is back and playing, and although his debut wasn’t great statistically, a number of guys had great days yesterday.
So far so good, generally-speaking, for the prospects at the top of the Cubs’ charts.
Abandon all hope ye who enter here.
It was a good night for the Cubs’ minor leagues, generally, and Arismendy Alcantara hit another homer. He’s now got more than Vogelbach, Soler, and Baez.
Appel, Gray, Bryant, Moran. Those are the four college players the Cubs are likely choosing from among. Maybe even as we speak.
The news is good on Almora, at least.
The Cubs have a team in Venezuela this year. Did you know that?
He appeared to tweak it in the outfield, and left the game soon thereafter.