Tag: Myrtle Beach Pelicans

What Cubs Prospects Need to Work on this Season to be Successful

What Cubs Prospects Need to Work on this Season to be Successful
Earlier this week we posted an article that took a look at which Cubs prospects are ready to rise and which are ready to just wake up. It was a group exercise that let everyone express their own opinions. Now, we’re back with a similar exercise, but this time we took a look at what... Read more »

A Season in Review: Myrtle Beach Pelicans

A Season in Review: Myrtle Beach Pelicans
The Pelicans ended the year as Champions of the Carolina League, the second championship in a row for many of the Pelicans including their manager Mark Johnson. The team graduated a few standout prospects, but the core of the lineup, Chesny Young, Pin-Chieh Chen, Mark Zagunis, Victor Caratini and Jacob Rogers remained intact. It wasn’t... Read more »

Interview with Billy McKinney

Interview with Billy McKinney
This is the last installment of my interviews from my trip. A huge thanks to Myrtle Beach and Tennessee for being so accommodating and allowing me to speak with these humble players. If you missed any of the other interviews be sure to take a look at them (Jemier Candelario, Chesny Young, Corey Black). With... Read more »
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An Interview with Jeimer Candelario

An Interview with Jeimer Candelario
At Myrtle Beach, Chesny Young and Jeimer Candelario were nice enough to give a couple minutes of their time for an interview. Here is Candelario’s, and Young’s will come within the next week. Signed as an international free agent in 2010 for $500,000, Candelario really struggled in High-A Daytona last year and was demoted to... Read more »

Jen-Ho Tseng vs Lucas Giolito

Jen-Ho Tseng vs Lucas Giolito
Sometimes decisions need to be made on the fly, and that’s exactly what we did. Rather than head to Charlotte for the day, we decided to stay at Myrtle and check out the Pelicans again. Jen-Ho Tseng was on the mound for the Cubs, facing a consensus top 10 prospect in Lucas Giolito. The game... Read more »

Friday Night Minor League Lineups, 4/10

Friday Night Minor League Lineups, 4/10
Last night kicked off the 2015 season for the minor league affiliates. If you weren’t able to catch any of the action, our friends over at Cubs Den have a recap of the action, which can be found here. Tonight, South Bend, Myrtle Beach, Tennessee, and Iowa all take the field again. We have those... Read more »
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