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#Cubs Minor Matters: Rademacher 3-for-5, 3 RBIs

Friday’s games

* The Iowa Cubs totaled five hits, including doubles by Addison Russell and Chris Valaika, in an 8-1 loss to Memphis. Kris Bryant went 0-for-4. 227 more words


Cubscast Mesa: The Lighter Side, The best clubhouse prank I've ever seen

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One of the best things about hanging around the Cubs is you get to know the players off the field. 166 more words

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Cubscast Mesa: The next wave of Cubs talent

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The Cubs enviable stockpile of young talent is no secret around the game. People started rumbling about the organization’s burgeoning system a few years ago. 162 more words

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Cubs Reduce Spring Training Roster To 53 Players

(CBS) The Cubs reduced their roster to 53 players Monday, with the most notable player to be sent down to minor league camp being right-hander Pierce Johnson, who’s considered one of the 10 prospects in their system. 55 more words


Albert Almora Still a Big Part of Cubs Plans

Albert Almora is quietly putting together a solid spring training as he tries to rebuild his stature as one of baseball’s top outfield prospects. In 2013 Almora ranked as the Cubs number two prospect behind Javier Baez, but an influx of minor league talent and a relative down year in 2014 and Almora found himself left off a number of top prospect lists. 545 more words


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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