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MiLB Player and Pitcher of the Year Awards Coming Down to the Wire

The minor league season ends in just over two weeks on Labor Day. It’s hard to believe that the season has gone that fast. When it’s done, the Cubs will be releasing a press notice of who their Minor League Player and Pitcher of the Year are. Last year, Victor Caratini and Jen-Ho Tseng won […]

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MiLB First Half Review – A Few Bright Lights Shine Through

The Cubs’ MiLB system in the first half was not all sunshine, puppy dogs, and rainbows. It was rough at times to watch as a fan, especially in April. Between the cold, the poor hitting, and uneven performances, very few prospects were excelling on the mound or at the plate. Six weeks doesn’t seem like […]

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Day Two Draft Analysis: Cubs Add Some Quality Prospects

The last two years of the MLB Draft saw the Cubs take pitchers with almost 75% of their picks. In 2018, the Cubs are taking a more balanced approach. On Monday night, the Cubs took a shortstop, two outfielders, and one pitcher. This year on day two, the Cubs took a balanced approach selecting four […]