The Chicago Cubs have one of baseball’s best minor league systems and should be pumping out quality major leaguers for years to come. We are all familiar with the prospects who made their debuts in 2014: Arismendy Alcantara, Javier Baez, Kyle Hendricks and Jorge Soler, and we know plenty about those who are waiting on the wing: Kris Bryant, CJ Edwards, Addison Russell and Kyle Schwarber. But the Cubs’ system goes even beyond this talented group of young ball players. The Cubs have quality players that most of their fan base hasn’t heard of yet; here are our breakout prospects for 2015.
LHP Carson Sands
The Chicago Cubs used their fourth round pick in last summer’s amateur draft to pickup the 6’3” lefthander and boy was it worth it. Sands, 19, logged 19.0 innings for the Cubs’ rookie league affiliate and was dominant:
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