Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects


Chicago Cubs Reportedly on the Verge of Signing Taiwanese Prospect Jen-Ho Tseng for more than $1.5 Million

Chicago Cubs Reportedly on the Verge of Signing Taiwanese Prospect Jen-Ho Tseng for more than $1.5 Million

Tseng would be the latest in a long line of impressive additions on the international side for the Cubs this year. Budget? What budget?

Scott Baker Could Pitch for the Cubs Eventually and Other Bullets

Scott Baker Could Pitch for the Cubs Eventually and Other Bullets

Baker’s long Tommy John recovery could have him out on a minor league rehab assignment soon. Also: Travis Wood might pitch in the All-Star Game after all.


Cubs Minor League Daily: Not Just All-Stars

Cubs Minor League Daily: Not Just All-Stars

The Tennessee Smokies don’t just have a bunch of All-Stars – they have a bunch of the best All-Stars.

The Draft Signing Deadline is Friday: Where Do Cubs Stand with Kris Bryant?

The Draft Signing Deadline is Friday: Where Do Cubs Stand with Kris Bryant?

To emphasize it again: no one is worried about him not signing.

The Cubs Have Three (or Four) of the Top 20 Prospects in Baseball According to Baseball America

The Cubs Have Three (or Four) of the Top 20 Prospects in Baseball According to Baseball America

The accolades continue for the Cubs’ top prospects. It’s all on paper, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t a good thing.

Travis Wood is an All-Star, but No All-Star Game and Other Bullets

Travis Wood is an All-Star, but No All-Star Game and Other Bullets

Wood is pitching on Sunday night, which is going to take him out of consideration for next Tuesday’s game.

Cubs Minor League Daily: High Praise And A No-Hitter

Cubs Minor League Daily: High Praise And A No-Hitter

Daytona pitcher Matt Loosen had himself a game yesterday.


Fiiiiiinally: Pitching Prospect Juan Carlos Paniagua Has Arrived in the States

Fiiiiiinally: Pitching Prospect Juan Carlos Paniagua Has Arrived in the States

The Cubs’ top international free agent from the 2012-13 signing period is in Arizona after a long, long delay.

Cubs Reportedly the Favorite for Yet *Another* Top International Prospect – What Does it Mean?

Cubs Reportedly the Favorite for Yet *Another* Top International Prospect – What Does it Mean?

The Cubs’ spend-heavy ways in the international market could continue even further.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Great Timing

Cubs Minor League Daily: Great Timing

One of the best parts of the recent promotion of Baez to Tennessee is the timing. By the time I show to up to see the Smokies in person on[Read More…]

Cubs’ 24th Round Pick Tyler Alamo Signs His Contract – Kris Bryant Tea Leaf?

Cubs’ 24th Round Pick Tyler Alamo Signs His Contract – Kris Bryant Tea Leaf?

If Alamo gets an over slot deal from the Cubs, might that mean that they’re feeling pretty confident about signing Bryant soon?


This Week In The Minors: Bragging Rights

This Week In The Minors: Bragging Rights

With Javier Baez headed to Tennessee, is there a new “best infield” in the Cubs’ system?

The Good News is that Albert Almora Doesn’t Have a Leg Injury and Other Bullets

The Good News is that Albert Almora Doesn’t Have a Leg Injury and Other Bullets

Almora was pulled from yesterday’s game shortly after coming up lame on a slide, and folks held their breath.