Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects


Javier Baez is Babe Ruth and Other Bullets

Javier Baez is Babe Ruth and Other Bullets

That is to say: he’s a shot-caller. Ian Stewart is feeling good, Brett Jackson is not, and Dan Vogelbach rips a double (VIDEO).

Javier Baez’s Walk-Off Homer Against Japan Today (VIDEO)

Javier Baez’s Walk-Off Homer Against Japan Today (VIDEO)

It is as glorious as you pictured it in your mind. Love hearing the roar of the crowd …


Hooray: Diamondbacks Return Pitching Prospect Starling Peralta to the Cubs

Hooray: Diamondbacks Return Pitching Prospect Starling Peralta to the Cubs

The 22-year-old righty had a rough Spring Training, but remains an interesting prospect.

Chris Rusin Knows Who He Is and Other Bullets

Chris Rusin Knows Who He Is and Other Bullets

The lefty understands his limitations, and knows what kind of pitcher he’s got to be if he’s going to have success.

God’s Wrath Watch: Albert Almora Says He Broke the Hamate Bone in His Wrist

God’s Wrath Watch: Albert Almora Says He Broke the Hamate Bone in His Wrist

Obviously this isn’t good news, but let’s try to avoid freaking out until we hear a little more.

Cubs Outfield Prospect Reggie Golden is Back in Action, and Dan Vogelbach Looks Good (VIDEOS)

Cubs Outfield Prospect Reggie Golden is Back in Action, and Dan Vogelbach Looks Good (VIDEOS)

Golden is one built dude, too. I don’t think I’d want to fight either of these guys.


The Third Cut is the Loneliest: Barret Loux Sent to Minor League Camp

The Third Cut is the Loneliest: Barret Loux Sent to Minor League Camp

The big righty had a rough Spring, but remains an interesting prospect.

Logan Watkins: Flexible on the Field, Not at the Table

Logan Watkins: Flexible on the Field, Not at the Table

The Cubs’ 2012 Minor League Player of the Year can contribute all over the field, but his gastronomical leanings leave a lot to be desired.

It Doesn’t Sound Like Matt Garza Will Debut Until Early May and Other Bullets

It Doesn’t Sound Like Matt Garza Will Debut Until Early May and Other Bullets

He’s feeling good, but it just takes time. Anthony Rizzo returns, and video of Albert Almora taking BP.


God’s Wrath Watch: Junior Lake Has a Broken Rib

God’s Wrath Watch: Junior Lake Has a Broken Rib

He’s expected to miss four to six weeks.

It’s Still Way Too Early, but There’s a Bit of Mark Appel-Chicago Cubs Draft Buzz

It’s Still Way Too Early, but There’s a Bit of Mark Appel-Chicago Cubs Draft Buzz

A source says that the Cubs will take him at number two if he’s still on the board. His numbers have been great so far this year, but is he really the guy?

Are the Cubs Eventually Going to Lose Jason McLeod? And Other Bullets

Are the Cubs Eventually Going to Lose Jason McLeod? And Other Bullets

He’s been a rising star executive for quite some time, and it’s possible that, when a GM job opens up, he’ll be a top target.

The Second Cut is the Pitching-est: Cabrera, Raley, Struck, Whitenack, McNutt, and Watkins Sent Out

The Second Cut is the Pitching-est: Cabrera, Raley, Struck, Whitenack, McNutt, and Watkins Sent Out

Cabrera and Raley were having particularly ugly Springs so far. All are quality players, but none were expected to make the roster.