Category: ‘Cubs 101 Features’

Down on the Farm: Possible September Call-Ups
August 25th, 2015 at 3:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs have been grinding through the dog days of summer for months now but help is almost on the way! Major League Baseball teams are now less than a week away expanded rosters and being allowed to bring minor leaguers to the show to get their feet...

The Chicago Cubs All-Prospect Team 2.0
July 31st, 2015 at 10:01 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs “bright future” Seems to be upon us but that doesn’t mean that their farm system has been completely wiped out. Here is a look at what the Chicago Cubs’ all-prospect team looks like heading into the second half of the 2015 season. Player Org. Rank MiLB Rank MiLB Pos....

Cubs Still Prominent in Updated MiLB Prospect Rankings
July 30th, 2015 at 3:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** Baseball has seen an incredible influx in young talent here in the first half of the 2015 season (Kris Bryant, Addison Russell, Joc Pederson & Carlos Correa, to name a few) and seeing these kids in action has been incredibly exciting! However, what is now left in the minor leagues?...

MiLB NEWS: Richard Accepts Assignment to Iowa, Dominates
July 30th, 2015 at 12:14 AM
***PHOTO1*** You may remember Clayton Richard's impressive start for the Chicago Cubs on July fourth; it was his first big league outing in almost two years and it looked like the Cubs had finally found a viable fifth starter. Now, almost a month later, Richard has been knocked around to the...

Baez Dazzles in Return to AAA
July 29th, 2015 at 11:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** Javier Baez was out of commission for more than a month before he began a rehab stint with the Chicago Cubs' rookie-league affiliate last week where he hit .417 with no strikeouts in four games. Baez returned to the Iowa Cubs lineup last night and promptly went 2-5 with...