The arrival of Spring Training will bring with it an avalanche of Kris Bryant-related queries, some reasonable, some less so.
Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
How about the Cubs’ farm system as a $225 million asset? Also, how about the huge volume of WAR their top prospects will generate in the coming years?
The Cubs have two of the top three, three of the top 13, four of the top 21 …
If you celebrated with the presidents yesterday, you may have missed some things. That, and the rest from the weekend.
Some new names to add to the organization, and where things stand on the IFA front going forward.
Another feather in the system cap; the Cubs have impact and depth, and it’s going to be so much fun to follow this year.
Is MLB getting tougher for young positional players? If so, does that disproportionately hurt the Cubs? Tentative answers: no, no.
One of the Cubs’ most quietly successful offensive prospects in 2014 dominated the FSL and got plenty of attention in the AFL.
The 27-year-old righty was on his fourth team of the offseason, and the Cubs were the first to successfully get him through waivers.
Just a big pile of Chicago Cubs prospecting bits for you to peruse today. Lots of good stuff around the web.
The Cubs’ second rounder this year isn’t much lower than last year, but the team’s spending pool could be down about $1 million.
Ah, fun with minor league baseball.
The Cubs have the second best prospect in baseball, according to BP. And it’s Addison Russell.
The former top Cubs prospect couldn’t get over the hump in Chicago, so he’ll try to reboot out west.
The main minor league signings, plus a few guys you might recognize like Bryant, Russell, Schwarber, Almora, Johnson, and more.
Baseball America and the Sporting News (in conjunction with Perfect Game) have named the Cubs the top farm system in baseball.