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Thoughts on the Under Armour All-American Game

Thoughts on the Under Armour All-American Game
Some of the nation’s best high school talent was on display yesterday at Wrigley Field at the Under Armour All-America Game.   It was something of a sloppy game, featuring a few misplays and errant throws early on, but there were also many flashes of the kind of ability that makes many of these players... Read more »

More scouting info on prospects at Under Armour All-America Game

More scouting info on prospects at Under Armour All-America Game
For those of you interested in the upcoming draft where the Cubs will likely have a top 3 pick, here is some more scouting information on some of the prep players who are coming here to Chicago to play at the Under Armour All-America Game at Wrigley Field this Saturday.  I’ve used a variety of... Read more »

Scouting the Chiefs, meeting Oneri Fleita, and watching a ballgame with my wife

Scouting the Chiefs, meeting Oneri Fleita, and watching a ballgame with my wife
So I went to the Chiefs game with my wife with the intention of watching four players: SS Marco Hernandez, Taiwan Easterling, who was in RF, LHP Kyler Burke, and RHP Ben Wells.  I was also hoping that RHP Ben Wells would piggyback Burke’s start, but Burke pitched well and made it into the 7th... Read more »
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Cubs Den outing at Kane County vs. Peoria

Cubs Den outing at Kane County vs. Peoria
If anyone is in the western suburbs and wants to catch Zeke DeVoss, Marco Hernandez, Taiwan Eastering, Ben Wells, and some of the other Cubs prospects at Class A, I’ll be going to the game on Friday night (6:30 pm).  I still may go Wednesday and Thursday as well if I can make some arrangements.... Read more »

The Cubs and their new state of the art information systems

The Cubs and their new state of the art information systems
The Cubs have officially entered the modern age. Up to now we’ve heard the Cubs new information systems but yesterday, thanks to Blogs with Balls and Bloomberg Sports, we had our first chance to see what those systems would look like.  Color me impressed. For some reason I was expecting to see something more like... Read more »
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