Posts tagged "Logan Watkins"

So....Do you come to Milwaukee often? Cubs 5 Brewers 1.

So....Do you come to Milwaukee often? Cubs 5 Brewers 1.
Well, it only took to the 4th game of the series and the 19th match of the year, but Jake Arrieta realized that those were the Milwaukee Brewers. And it only took to the 4th game of the series and the 19th match of the year, but the Cub hitters finally realized that it was... Read more »

Cubs prospect Logan Watkins looking to make an impression this spring

Cubs prospect Logan Watkins looking to make an impression this spring
Cubs prospect Logan Watkins might be a long shot for a major league job this year,  but it doesn’t mean he can’t make a good impression this spring.  In fact, he probably already has, scoring 670 in manager Dale Sveum’s annual bunt tournament.  Now I have to admit I don’t follow the tournament, but I’m... Read more »

Cubs Position-by-Position Analysis: 2B

Cubs Position-by-Position Analysis: 2B
Hope everyone had a happy holiday! I just spent two days completely away from my laptop and spent that time with family and friends.  It was nice, but after two days, I already miss baseball. The Cubs figure to resume their shopping and they have one more roster spot to open up, so we should... Read more »
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Logan Watkins working his way to Wrigley

Logan Watkins working his way to Wrigley
A little more than five years ago, Logan Watkins was more known as an all-state quarterback and defensive back at his high school in Goddard, KS.  Most assumed he was going to Wichita State.  Because of his athleticism, the 5’11, 170 lbs. Watkins was considered by many to be an intriguing prospect, but his baseball... Read more »

Cubs minor league player awards show shift in organizational focus

Cubs minor league player awards show shift in organizational focus
According to multiple sources, the Cubs have named Logan Watkins as their Minor League Player of the year and Nicholas Struck as their Minor League Pitcher of the Year. Normally I don’t concern myself with awards but I think this year it’s more significant.  It’s a reflection of what the new front office values. I... Read more »

"Other" Tennessee Smokies infielders may soon get their shot at the bigs

"Other" Tennessee Smokies infielders may soon get their shot at the bigs
The most famous member of the Tennessee Smokies infield is undoubtedly Junior Lake.  He’s the one with the all the tools and the sometimes exciting brand of play that fans can dream on.  We also know that Lake has some work to do on his approach, which may work against Class A pitchers but there’s... Read more »
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5 Cubs prospects who will try and prove doubters wrong in 2012

5 Cubs prospects who will try and prove doubters wrong in 2012
All prospects carry some doubt with them.  If any one scout, front office, or “expert” got them right all the time it wouldn’t be a whole lot of fun.  Despite the advances in the use of statistics, much of scouting is still subjective.  Patterns in statistics tend to get more reliable the higher you move... Read more »
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