Category: prospects

Where Will All the Cubs Shortstop Prospects Go?

Where Will All the Cubs Shortstop Prospects Go?
Andy Weber by Rikk Carlson Author’s note: Please enjoy this link to an article posted on Prospects1500 regarding multitude of Cubs middle infield prospects. It is a fun look at the possibility on how these players can be utilized, should they all remain with the franchise and develop. Anyone who has followed the Chicago Cubs,... Read more »

Cole Roederer Video Interview

Cole Roederer Video Interview
Cubs OF Prospect Cole Roederer joined Clinton Cole via Zoom Thursday afternoon to chat about the end of 2020, other Cubs prospects, and what he’s looking forward to the most in 2021.

Winter Leagues Week 16

Winter Leagues Week 16
Good morning! With the chill of new-fallen snow, what a better way to warm up than with reports of our summer passion, baseball, from the sunny Caribbean! Today, the winter leagues wrap up as Venezuela crown a new champion with Cubs’ prospects playing a pivotal role. Cubs Den also names their Cubs Player of the... Read more »
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Winter Leagues Week 15

Winter Leagues Week 15
Good morning!  There was plenty of action for Cubs’ prospects in the winter leagues this past week , as leagues moved to their finals in both Puerto Rico and Venezuela. More more information, take a look inside!       Roberto Clemente League Criollos de Caguas Caguas to a three games to none lead over ... Read more »

Brennen Davis Video Interview

Brennen Davis Video Interview
Chicago Cubs OF prospect Brennen Davis joined Clinton Cole via Zoom Sunday evening to talk about his time in South Bend, facing Major League talent, and goals for the 2021 season. Davis is widely regarded as one of the Cubs top prospects and has a bright future in the outfield at Wrigley.

Winter Leagues Week 13

Winter Leagues Week 13
Good morning! The post-holiday playoffs are in full swing for the winter leagues. In Puerto Rico, one team closed out their series while the others had theirs postponed. While in Venezuela, the leader board seems to change on a daily basis as they near the end of the regular season. For more, take a look... Read more »
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Winter Leagues Week 12

Winter Leagues Week 12
Good morning! Hope everyone had a good New Year, and are looking forward to year full of baseball. The time between the holidays is always a slow one for the winter leagues, but there was still plenty of Cubs prospect action. For more, take a look inside!       Venezuelan Winter League Bravos de... Read more »

State of the Cubs farm system

State of the Cubs farm system
You may have heard the Cubs farm system is not very good. As prospect list updates come out post-Darvish trade you may only see one of the names the Cubs acquired entering the organizational Top 10, and it will feed into the idea that the players the Cubs received are just more bad prospects who will... Read more »

Cubs kick off rebuild with a tough pill to swallow

Cubs kick off rebuild with a tough pill to swallow
Let me start by summing up my feelings regarding yesterday’s trade in two tweets, a before-and-after: It wasn’t a baseball trade. https://t.co/XmhHjuCSVJ — Michael Ernst (@mj_ernst) December 29, 2020 When the return for the best pitcher in the National League last year (and a solid backup catcher) depends substantially on great scouting and development in... Read more »
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Winter Leagues Week 11

Winter Leagues Week 11
Good Morning!  Wishing everyone had a good holiday and are staying safe as we enter a new year. The beginning of the holidays usually means an abbreviated schedule in the winter leagues. But Cubs prospects were still able to shine in the past week. For more details, take a look inside.       Mexican... Read more »