Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects


REPORT: Willson Contreras Will Be Called Up to Join the Cubs (UPDATES APLENTY)

REPORT: Willson Contreras Will Be Called Up to Join the Cubs (UPDATES APLENTY)

There’s a surprise!

Cubs Minor League Daily: Emeralds Announcements, Contreras Hit Streak Reaches 20

Cubs Minor League Daily: Emeralds Announcements, Contreras Hit Streak Reaches 20

Not just the roster announcement, but another big one.


Short-Season Eugene Emeralds Announce Roster, Loaded with Cubs Prospects

Short-Season Eugene Emeralds Announce Roster, Loaded with Cubs Prospects

More Cubs affiliated baseball!

Cubs Minor League Daily: Everyone Gets A Homer!

Cubs Minor League Daily: Everyone Gets A Homer!

A home run explosion for the Cubs’ minor leaguers, plus another fantastic Jacob Hannemann catch.

Post-Draft Cubs Notes: Early Signings, Top-Ranked Prospect for Cubs, Strategy, More

Post-Draft Cubs Notes: Early Signings, Top-Ranked Prospect for Cubs, Strategy, More

The Cubs have signed a couple picks (or are close to it), and they also nabbed the best player in the entire draft, according to one metric.

As IFA Deadline Looms, Are the Chicago Cubs Out on Cuban Prospects?

As IFA Deadline Looms, Are the Chicago Cubs Out on Cuban Prospects?

The rules are the rules, and in 24 hours, these rules might prevent the Cubs from adding some serious talent.

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Surging Bats of Torres, Hannemann, and Amaya

Cubs Minor League Daily: The Surging Bats of Torres, Hannemann, and Amaya

One prospect you know well, and another couple you might not – all of which are hot.


Cubs Claim Hard-Throwing Righty R.J. Alvarez Off of Waivers from A’s

Cubs Claim Hard-Throwing Righty R.J. Alvarez Off of Waivers from A’s

A former top prospect, Alvarez is recovering from elbow surgery. He flashes electric stuff, though.

Cubs Minor League Daily: Quizzing on WHIP, an 18-Game Hit Streak, a Vogelbomb

Cubs Minor League Daily: Quizzing on WHIP, an 18-Game Hit Streak, a Vogelbomb

Know which six Cubs minor league starting pitchers have the lowest WHIPs in the system?

Cubs Minor League Daily: South Bend Is Still In First, Contreras Hit Streak

Cubs Minor League Daily: South Bend Is Still In First, Contreras Hit Streak

One Cubs team can soon lock up a playoff spot. Willson Contreras is hitting .353/.444 /.595, which is crazy.

The 2016 Chicago Cubs Draft: Wrapping Up, Analyzing Cubs Approach, Full List of Picks

The 2016 Chicago Cubs Draft: Wrapping Up, Analyzing Cubs Approach, Full List of Picks

A truly remarkable draft for the Cubs, given how singularly focused it was on college righties.


2016 MLB Draft Day Three: Assessing Cubs Friday Picks, Looking to Today, Open Thread

2016 MLB Draft Day Three: Assessing Cubs Friday Picks, Looking to Today, Open Thread

The final day of the 2016 draft is here, and there are 30 rounds to go. How did the Cubs do yesterday, and what’s on tap for today?

Cubs Sign Reliever Joel Peralta, Plus Flurry of Other AAA Pitching Moves

Cubs Sign Reliever Joel Peralta, Plus Flurry of Other AAA Pitching Moves

More bullpen depth for the Cubs, just in case. Plus a ton of roster movement on the pitching side at Iowa.