Tag: Draft

Avenues of Talent Acquisition, Revisited

Avenues of Talent Acquisition, Revisited
We begin with the requisite fapping to Cubs prospect porn and the (hopefully) impending promise of a juggernaut in the making: Organizational Overview by Dave Cameron The Cubs rebuild has methodical, but it’s almost over. After spending the last few years collecting prospects and building up an internal base of talent, the Cubs are on... Read more »

What will happen to talent acquisition when the Cubs actually get good?

What will happen to talent acquisition when the Cubs actually get good?
Let’s start off with the good news in regards on top overall Cubs draft pick Kyle Schwarber:   So…Daytona? MT @kschwarb12 Thank you @KCCougars players, coaches & fans for being great to me in my stay here at Kane County! #cougs — WorldSeriesDreaming (@WSDreaming_Cubs) July 15, 2014   He seems a cool guy and this... Read more »

The Team Theo Power Hour

The Team Theo Power Hour
It seems that at several points every season, a faction of the Cubs fan base calls for the dismissal of Theo Epstein.  This has been the case since just after he was hired to oversee baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs, when he failed to deliver a World Series championship during his first offseason.  It’s... Read more »
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Dreamcast 19.1 - A story of failed beginnings

Hello, we recorded two Podcasts tonight. We had Craig Goldstein (@cdgoldstein) join us to talk about the Chicago Cubs draft, great prospect names in the Cubs system, and he was kind enough to evaluate the talent overall. He also gave us his top 5 prospects in the system. Craig is by far the best Dodgers... Read more »