Tag: Christian Villanueva

Chicago Cubs: 2016 Top Prospects 12-21

Chicago Cubs: 2016 Top Prospects 12-21
We move on to the second part of the list, Tier 3. In this group there is a mixture of young, unrefined arms with potential as well as high floor players in the upper-minors. The unique part about this system is the amount of depth the Cubs have. Unlike in past years when the Cubs... Read more »

Trading from Depth, What the Cubs Have to Offer

Trading from Depth, What the Cubs Have to Offer
Recently the Boston Red Sox and San Diego Padres concocted a deal which sent Craig Kimbrel to the east coast and four prospects, including two top 100 players, to the west. The move was criticized by the majority of media outlets, suggesting the Red Sox could have received a bigger package for the prospects they... Read more »

A Season in Review: Iowa Cubs

A Season in Review: Iowa Cubs
The Cubs ended the season 16 games over .500, but were still six games back of the loaded Oklahoma City Dodgers team. The Iowa Cubs’ roster was in a constant flux this season, with many players contributing to the MLB club in some form. The Cubs play in the heart of Des Moines, and Principal... Read more »
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