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Baseball Prospectus Robs Bryant Top Prospect Billing

Ok, so the headline is a bit of a troll job.  Or maybe link-bait.  Either way, it’s a feeling that many Cubs fans are feeling after Baseball Prospectus released its Top-101 Prospect List for 2015.   658 more words

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Baseball Prospectus includes seven Cubs prospects in top 101

Outfielder Billy McKinney makes his Baseball Prospectus Top 101 Prospects debut. (Photo by Aldrin Capulong/Daytona Cubs)

At this point, the baseball community is well aware of the Cubs’ system depth. 176 more words

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2015 Cubs Convention: Down on the Farm

The Cubs’ minor league system is viewed as a powerhouse, with many calling it the best in baseball. Several of the top prospects—including Javier Baez, Jorge Soler and Kyle Hendricks—made their Wrigley Field debuts last season, but who is going to get the call this year? 1,846 more words

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Cubs Christmas Stocking Stuffers

For Cub fans, this week was more hurry up and wait. All the while, Oakland, Boston, Miami, Toronto, and even the White Sox made several moves to bring talent to their major league club. 1,091 more words

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C/OF Schwarber, RHP Johnson named Minor League Player, Pitcher of the Month

Kyle Schwarber is the organization’s player of the month. (Photo by Aldrin Capulong)

A couple of first-round picks were honored for their strong efforts in August as Single-A Daytona catcher/outfielder Kyle Schwarber and Double-A Tennessee right-handed pitcher Pierce Johnson were named the organization’s Minor League Player and Pitcher of the Month for August. 308 more words

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9/4 Schwarber, Johnson honored

The Cubs named Class A Daytona catcher/outfielder Kyle Schwarber and Double-A Tennessee right-handed pitcher Pierce Johnson as the Minor League player and pitcher of the month for August, respectively. 295 more words

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