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The John Arguello Awards – The Cubs’ Minor League Co-Pitchers of the Year

The John Arguello Awards – The Cubs’ Minor League Co-Pitchers of the Year
This is the final of a series of articles naming minor league players and pitchers of the year. For consideration for Minor League Pitcher of the Year , a pitcher would have to be assigned to one of the four full season minor league teams (Low-A South Bend, Advanced-A Myrtle Beach, Double-A Tennessee, and Triple-A... Read more »

Dakota Mekkes Continues His Incredible Run

Dakota Mekkes Continues His Incredible Run
As fans of the Cubs’ minor league system may know, 6-foot-7 reliever Dakota Mekkes was not hard to miss on the field. Yet Mekkes did not land a scholarship at Michigan State University. But on a recruiting meeting with legendary basketball coach Tom Izzo, Mekkes was able take away something that stays with him to... Read more »