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Posts in category "Daily Cubs Minors Recap"

Daily Minors Recap: Vosler hits 3 HRs; Mitchell goes 4-6 with HR

Daily Minors Recap: Vosler hits 3 HRs; Mitchell goes 4-6 with HR
AA Tennessee 8 – Chattanooga 4 Prospect Profile Jacob Hannemann was added to the 40 man roster because the Cubs simply didn’t want to lose a CFer with his speed, athleticism, and raw tools — especially when it seems the hit tool and power are starting to come around.  Hannemann has improved his approach, walking... Read more »

Daily Minors Recap: Hedges thwarts Lookouts; Short plays long ball; Garcia rallies Pelicans

Daily Minors Recap: Hedges thwarts Lookouts; Short plays long ball; Garcia rallies Pelicans
AAA Round Rock 10 – Iowa 6 Prospect Profile Except for a shaky 1st half at Myrtle Beach two years ago, Victor Caratini has pretty much hit everywhere he has played so far in his pro career.  He has a solid line drive oriented swing from both sides of the plate and makes consistent solid... Read more »

Daily Minors Recap: Burks, Baez, Paredes HR; Underwood strong through 5

Daily Minors Recap: Burks, Baez, Paredes HR; Underwood strong through 5
Dylan Cease couldn’t quite follow up his 6 innings of no-hit outing while another talented prospect in Duane Underwood showed he is still someone to keep an eye on. AAA Round Rock 9 – Iowa 2 Prospect Spotlight Jeimer Candelario went o for 4 in this contest to fall under .300 for the first time... Read more »
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Daily Minors Recap: Eddie Butler making adjustments; Hudson returns; Zagunis HRs

Daily Minors Recap:  Eddie Butler making adjustments; Hudson returns; Zagunis HRs
It was a short slate of games Sunday.  It featured the return of Bryan Hudson, who was injured early and had been pitching down here in Arizona. AAA  Round Rock 8 – Iowa 7 Prospect Profile Eddie Butler isn’t a prospect based on rookie eligibility, but he is still very much in the later stages... Read more »

Daily Minors Recap: Zagunis hits grand slam; Hatch returns to the mound

Daily Minors Recap:  Zagunis hits grand slam; Hatch returns to the mound
Iowa’s offense kept rolling but it was otherwise a tough day on the farm… AAA Iowa 8 – Round Rock 3 Prospect Spotlight Mark Zagunis was the Cubs 3rd round pick in 2014 out of Virginia Tech.  The Cubs initally wanted him to catch but that experiment ended rather quickly.  Zagunis does have enough speed... Read more »

Daily Minors Recap: Happ HRs; Butler does it again; South Bend brings the Payne

Daily Minors Recap: Happ HRs; Butler does it again; South Bend brings the Payne
Feedback appreciated on this… I am trying a new format with the recaps. Sometimes when I try to cover too much, I feel like some of the standout performances get lost.   We’re going to put a bit more of the focus on prospects while also still covering the games.  I am going to do it... Read more »
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Daily Minors Recap: Clifton shuts down Barons; Rose, Martinez, Hodges HR; Jimenez plays the OF

Daily Minors Recap: Clifton shuts down Barons; Rose, Martinez, Hodges HR; Jimenez plays the OF
Eddy Martinez hit a big HR to rally the Pelicans. Eloy Jimenez played some OF today though he did not make a throw during the game and played just 3 innings.  But hey, it’s another step on the road back… AAA New Orleans 7 – Iowa 3 Williams Perez had his second straight shaky outing... Read more »

Daily Minors Recap: Cease throws 6 no-hit innings, Tseng sharp, Andreoli hits 2 HRs. Machin's clutch hit helps South Bend to win

Daily Minors Recap: Cease throws 6 no-hit innings, Tseng sharp, Andreoli hits 2 HRs. Machin's clutch hit helps South Bend to win
Dylan Cease is going to start getting even more national attention now… Iowa 8 – New Orleans 3 Seth Frankoff was brought in as a pitching depth possibility but had been working primarily out of the bullpen.  He got his chance to start today and with a couple of Iowa pitchers struggling, this could be... Read more »

Daily Minors Recap: LHPs Steele, Hudson returning to form; Martinez, Galindo, Peguero HR

Daily Minors Recap: LHPs Steele, Hudson returning to form; Martinez, Galindo, Peguero HR
It appears the Cubs may have a couple of “new” lefty pitching prospects to watch. Justin Steele and Bryan Hudson may have had a tough season, but Steele came back this spring on a mission and he is putting himself back on the prospect map. Hudson was hurt early but he is making up for... Read more »
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Daily Minors Recap: Jimenez returns; Candelario, Zagunis, Caratini, Short HR; Hatch, Higgins hurt; Notes. photos from AZ

Daily Minors Recap: Jimenez returns; Candelario, Zagunis, Caratini, Short HR; Hatch, Higgins hurt; Notes. photos from AZ
It was a fun day in the backfields as a prospect laden lineup took the field led by none other than top overall prospect Eloy Jimenez.  He did not disappoint. We will cover extended spring training today as well as the regular action.  I will link that to AZ Phil for box score and game... Read more »