Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects


Junior Lake as Ben Zobrist? And Other Bullets

Junior Lake as Ben Zobrist? And Other Bullets

The Cubs prospect is playing at Iowa, and he’s going to be playing all over.

Instant Reaction: Rounds Nine and Ten – Charcer and Godley

Instant Reaction: Rounds Nine and Ten – Charcer and Godley

Taking a look at the Cubs’ final two picks on Day Two of the Draft.


LIVE: The 2013 MLB Draft Day Two, Rounds 3 Through 10 (Day Two Complete for the Cubs)

LIVE: The 2013 MLB Draft Day Two, Rounds 3 Through 10 (Day Two Complete for the Cubs)

The second day of the Draft has arrived, and it comes with four times as many picks for the Cubs as the first day.

Instant Reaction: Rounds Six, Seven, and Eight – Frazier, Garner, and Wilson

Instant Reaction: Rounds Six, Seven, and Eight – Frazier, Garner, and Wilson

The stretch of quality college arms continues, and the Cubs’ strategy for the Draft becomes relatively clear.

Instant Reaction: Rounds Three, Four, and Five – Hannemann, Skulina, Masek

Instant Reaction: Rounds Three, Four, and Five – Hannemann, Skulina, Masek

An early take on the Cubs’ first three picks today.

More on Second Round Pick Rob Zastryzny and Other Rob Zastryzny Bullets

More on Second Round Pick Rob Zastryzny and Other Rob Zastryzny Bullets

The lefty was throwing mid-90s in the SEC tournament, and sounds like a better prospect than his rankings suggested.

More on First Round Pick Kris Bryant and Other Kris Bryant Bullets

More on First Round Pick Kris Bryant and Other Kris Bryant Bullets

His thoughts, scouts’ thoughts, profiles on the third baseman, his future in the organization, and more.


Looking Back at Day One of the 2013 Draft: An Early Take on Bryant and Zastryzny

Looking Back at Day One of the 2013 Draft: An Early Take on Bryant and Zastryzny

Luke evaluates the Cubs’ top two picks from last night. Where do they go, where do they rank, what do they bring to the organization?

Cubs Minor League Daily: Lake Arrives

Cubs Minor League Daily: Lake Arrives

The now third-base-center-field hybrid is finally back from a broken rib.

LIVE: The 2013 MLB Draft First and Second Rounds (Cubs Take Kris Bryant in First Round; Rob Zastryzny in the Second Round)

LIVE: The 2013 MLB Draft First and Second Rounds (Cubs Take Kris Bryant in First Round; Rob Zastryzny in the Second Round)

Let’s get this thing started. The Cubs theoretically land another couple top prospects tonight, and we get to watch.

Early Afternoon Draft Bits: Mocks Aplenty, Cubs (In)decision, and the Flawed Slotting System

Early Afternoon Draft Bits: Mocks Aplenty, Cubs (In)decision, and the Flawed Slotting System

More Draft stuff, coming atcha! More mocks have the Cubs taking Mark Appel or Jonathan Gray, but some folks are talking up Kris Bryant.


2013 MLB Draft Primer: Bonus Pool, Slot Values, Penalties, All-That-Jazz

2013 MLB Draft Primer: Bonus Pool, Slot Values, Penalties, All-That-Jazz

How much do the Cubs have to spend? What happens if they spend more? Etc., etc.

Obsessive Draft Obsessing: Appel at $7 Million or Bryant at $4 Million? Could Be Up to the Rockies

Obsessive Draft Obsessing: Appel at $7 Million or Bryant at $4 Million? Could Be Up to the Rockies

Another hot rumor has the Rockies surprising everyone at number three, which could impact the Cubs at number two … if you do the math.