The final installment of BN’s top prospect list. Number one won’t surprise you, but the rest of the top eight might.
Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
If Bryant lives up to projections – even if his debut is delayed – it’ll be a year to remember.
The brand is poking at the Cubs from their own backyard. Is it just fun? Distracting? What do you think?
The 25-year-old lefty has upside, so it’s a quality stash at Iowa. It looks like the Cubs will open the season with just one lefty in the bullpen.
Baseball America and Minor League Ball offer up the crown. This year will be fun to follow.
As we approach the cream of the Cubs’ crop, the talent is really stacking up.
Bryant spoke with reporters about the recent decision to send him to minor league camp, and about what comes next.
The Chicago Cubs are very devoted to developing catching prospects with framing skills. That, and much more.
The third installment of BN’s deep look at the top prospects in the best system in baseball, with a primer on the trouble with rankings.
Lake will keep working on his offense at Iowa. Rosscup and Schlitter figure to see time in the bigs at some point this year.
The second installment of BN’s deep look at the top prospects in the best system in baseball.
The download from the men that made the decisions.
Starting to count down the top 40 prospects in the bountiful Chicago Cubs farm system. It’s not exactly easy to stop at 40.
It’s for a good cause, and you can check it out if you’re around Sloan this evening.
It felt like Bryant was going to be held up as the example for this issue, and sure enough, he is.
Bryant and Russell were expected to begin the season in the minor leagues, and Baez was probably 50/50. Still, all at once is a head-turner.
Rosters at all levels of the organization are heading toward being set, which means there’s going to be turnover.
MiLB, in partnership with MLB, will implement pace-of-game rules changes with penalties beginning May 1. The 20-second pitch clock is the big one.