The 2012 Draft concludes today with the rounds where the “scouting contest” really shines through.
Category: Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
The Cubs took a couple exciting pitchers on Monday, something the system sorely needs.
The Cubs’ top pick is talking about going to college, but it’s just part of the game.
And Kyler Burke has pulled off what might be a pretty special feat.
It’s the second day of the Draft, and the Cubs will take 14 more players today. Epstein/Hoyer/McLeod have made a lot of hay in these rounds in the past.
The Cubs’ top pick last night seems like a great kid, who also happens to be a great baseball player.
Sveum wasn’t too happy with Castro yesterday. Anthony Rizzo likely won’t be called up this week,
The Draft takes place while the players who’ve most recently emerged from the Draft play in the Cubs’ minor leagues.
LIVE: The 2012 MLB Draft First Round (Cubs Take Albert Almora at No.6, Pierce Johnson at No.43, Paul Blackburn at No.56)
Tonight the Chicago Cubs will try to add, significantly, to their minor league talent pool. Too bad every team will be doing the same…
The Draft is tonight, but the notable bits keep flooding in. Get yourself prepared.
Your award winners in the Cubs’ minor league system for May. Teaser: Anthony Rizzo probably makes an appearance.
The Cubs’ manager is running out of ways to describe crappy Cubs performances. Bryan LaHair isn’t very productive, and Marco Mateo’s season is over.
That hat has nothing to do with the Draft, but you should see it nevertheless. Also: even when you bench Javier Baez, he still dominates.
The Cubs’ Dominican Summer League teams are getting underway. Also, Javier Baez took a purpose pitch to the ribs.
The experts agree for now that it’s the high school outfielder for the Cubs. Dale Sveum talks about his new reliever, and Starlin Castro rumors.
The Daytona Cubs might not have a great record, but they’ve got a lot of All-Stars.
Developing and Potentially Jorge Soler-Impacting Story: Edgar Mercedes Arrested in DR for Human Trafficking (UPDATE)
Mercedes is an extremely important person in the Latin baseball community, and is charged with unlawfully bringing Cuban players into the Dominican Republic.
The final installment in a three-part series designed to get you ready to go for next week’s Draft. Today? It’s all about the money.
Prospecting and context.