That’s more encouraging that an immediate announcement of surgery, but there’s a ways to go before you can actually feel relief.
Category: Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
The Cubs are buyers once again – who is going to be traded? Well, let’s start that conversation by looking at past trades.
Alzolay had been struggling badly since returning to Iowa.
Rea, Abbot, Uelman, Little.
It is absolutely reasonable to consider him in the Hoerner/Amaya tier of Cubs prospects at this point.
The 27-year-old righty looked pretty good in limited big league duty last year.
The Cubs miss on Hendrie and Chambers.
One of the team’s top ten rounders might not sign, which leaves their 11th round pick a bit of a question.
Who would you build around?
A diamond in the rough with low mileage, great stuff, and great results? Yes, please.
Looking at where the signings stand, and how the prospects are working their way into the system.
I wouldn’t necessarily read too much into it in the near-term, but it’s important that these guys can play lots of positions.
Man, that was a lot of fun.
It’s the first stretch we’ve seen from Happ with power and a reduced strikeout rate.
I guess the wrist is fine.
A lot of great news from down on the farm.
So much to get into from down on the farm, including a few great stories.
The Cubs are already off to the races.
It’s a very big day in the baseball world, and it is always an active one.
June may not have been a great month at the big league level, but a whole lot to like down on the farm.
Two back-to-back stars, and a couple prospect stars for the Cubs.
The lowest stateside level of the Cubs’ farm system is nevertheless a very important stop.
The metaphorical storm clouds continue to swirl, and yet the Cubs are hanging onto first place – not by their own doing.
It’s been a mixed year on the farm so far, but the top two guys are still getting love.
And he got it in the 9th inning on a two-strike triple. Incredible.
My favorite Cubs-related story this year has been the out-of-nowhere emergence of infielder Robel Garcia.
Do the Cubs have internal options to upgrade their big league bench? Eh. Kinda. But not yet.
A couple arms to get happy about.
Adbert Alzolay is in the house, and is expected to make his big league debut at some point tonight.
The Cubs’ top pitching prospect is coming up tonight. What should you know about him?