With an earlier return, not much might change with the Cubs’ midseason plans (whatever they are). Now? It’s a little more difficult.
Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
The 6’7″ lefty is one of the best Illinois high school pitching prospects in a long time.
Sometimes, you just can’t pass on a bat you love.
Only one minor league Cubs game got off yesterday, but it was a winner, featuring a great pitching performance.
A switch-hitting infielder and outfielder, Happ was among the best college bats in the draft. Sounds very Cub.
The lefty outfielder put up video game numbers this year, including more homers than strikeouts.
At last, it’s here. The first night of the 2015 MLB Draft. Let’s follow along, discuss, dissect, overreact, and, most of all, enjoy.
That question might have seemed crazy a couple months ago, but I think it’s very reasonable right now, all things considered.
Three mocks today have the Cubs taking UC 2B/OF Ian Happ with their first round pick.
After suffering through another losing season, it’s time for Cubs fans to once again find value in the draft.
Draft Day is here, so let’s have a little fun with the top 10 picks. Four BN writers mock those picks, and you can join in, too.
Lots of good stuff happened down on the farm, even as I’m completely distracted by Javier Baez’s injury.
The 2015 MLB Draft begins tomorrow night, and it’s incredible how much things still seem to be up in the air.
Non-displaced fracture of his left ring finger. That’s just some awful timing.
Checking on on the latest projections for tomorrow night’s first round.
Some fun involving the Cubs’ High-A affiliate today, and a rundown of how the Cubs’ minor league teams are doing.
Baez started his fourth straight game at third base for AAA Iowa.
No corresponding move is listed yet, but it’s a fair guess that it will be Chris Denorfia finally returning.