Posts tagged "minor leagues"

Anarchists' Brunch - Sometimes You Eat The Bear...

Anarchists' Brunch - Sometimes You Eat The Bear...
...and sometimes he eats you. (Yes, still figuring out where this apostrophe goes in the title. It's clearly more than one anarchist at this brunch. But does it belong to them? Or is it for them? Are they just there? Are we? These questions torment me). This week saw the trade, and essentially a white flag, on Brett Jackson. I guess it's a measure of just how far the Cubs organization has come in a short time that Jackson went from some of our brightest hope in the system to essentially the scrapheap. Then again, Jackson as a prime prospect was always a reach. It was just the only one available to us...

Cub Minor League Preview: AA Tennessee Smokies

Cub Minor League Preview: AA Tennessee Smokies
A while back, we looked at the Iowa Cubs  as a team that could help the Cubs a lot more in 2012 than they had in the past.  The next level down, the class AA Tennessee Smokes, looks to have some interesting prospects as well.  It doesn’t have the top end talent that Iowa does,... Read more »

DJ LeMahieu hopes to make it to the show

DJ LeMahieu hopes to make it to the show
I was always more of a rock & roll/punk fan growing up, but the area where I grew up was big into house music when I was a teen.  So whenever I see the letters DJ, it conjures up a certain image for me.  Naturally then, even though his surname seems better suited for Zydeco... Read more »
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