The big righty has been excellent so far at AA this year.
Nicholas Mackie Hoerner is third in the Cubs system in wRC+.
The Cubs utility prospect is continuing his power breakout into this season.
Lots to get into around the Cubs farm, including some unfortunate injuries and a bizarre ejection.
The 20-year-old lefty has the most upside of any pitcher in the Cubs’ system.
For as bad as things were at the big league level, things have been pretty encouraging in the Cubs’ prospect world.
Don’t ask if he can pitch. He can!
There are Cubs! In Iowa!
Now this is baseball you can just feel positive about for today!
Take a look at the Double-A roster: surprises, disappointments, and plenty of room for growth.
Initial Low-A South Bend Cubs Roster Features Prospects Aplenty, Including Quite an Honor for Roederer
Roederer, a high school draftee last year, marks a first in the current era.
Everything you need to know about the group of Cubs minor leaguers headed to Myrtle Beach to open this season.
There are some impressive guys, to be sure, but just not too many with high-grade raw power.
The 26-year-old outfielder was a surprise roster spot winner this Spring, and if he wants to stick, the power will need to come.
Am I allowed to say things like … there are borderline too many prospects for certain spots?
So much prospect goodness from the back fields this week.
If the Cubs have to add an arm to the bullpen out of the chute because of injury, is Webster obviously the guy?
It’s quietly an exciting time in the Cubs farm system for the first time in a few years.
And who takes the top spot from among the two obvious candidates? Well, the picture is your clue. (And it ain’t Big Papi.)
You do wonder about the ceilings here, though.
So many quality arms in this Cubs system. Really! I mean it!
Some of the Cubs prospects with the highest ceilings, but also some of the biggest risks.
The Cubs’ system is strong in righties if it’s strong anywhere. And here’s five of ’em right out of the chute.
Things really are looking better than you might think.
Imagine pairing a Cubs big leaguer with a top prospect for a day, allowing for a relationship – and some developmental wisdom – to flourish.
The Cubs prospect names you might not know now, but could be squarely on your radar very soon.
One of the Cubs’ best pitching prospects, but his high-level experience has been dramatically limited by injury.
The new minor league writer has arrived!