Hector Rondon Showing Great Promise In Back of Chicago Cubs’ Bullpen

Hector Rondon Chicago Cubs

With veteran options like Jose Veras, James Russell and to a lesser extent Pedro Strop struggling out of the bullpen for the Chicago Cubs this season, the opportunity is there for young arms to emerge. It is still early and this is certainly a small sample […]

Ranking The Top 5 Pitching Prospects For The Chicago Cubs

Wrigley Field Chicago Cubs

New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka Shows Chicago Cubs What They Are Missing

Masahiro Tanaka New York Yankees Chicago Cubs

Before he signed a seven-year, $155 million contract with the New York Yankees, the Chicago Cubs pushed hard for Japanese RHP Masahiro Tanaka. The Cubs envisioned the 25-year-old pitcher as the ace of their staff for many years as he would grow […]

Chicago Cubs Will Be Major Players If Jon Lester Reaches Free Agency

Jon Lester Boston Red Sox Rumors

According to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com, the Boston Red Sox recently offered their ace left-handed pitcher Jon Lester a four-year extension worth somewhere between $70 and $80 million. While that is obviously a lot of money, the offer is far under market value, […]

MLB Trade Rumors: 7 Chicago Cubs on the Block in 2014

Darwin Barney

Jose Veras Should Remain Chicago Cubs’ Closer — For Now

Jose Veras Chicago Cubs

The bullpen for the Chicago Cubs has been very good so far in this young season. Young fire-ballers Pedro Strop, Justin Grimm and Hector Rondon have led the way, not allowing a run in a combined 11 innings of work. The […]

Chicago Cubs Prospect Jacob Hannemann Has Huge Breakout Potential

Jacob Hannemann Chicago Cubs' Prospect

He may not be highly ranked yet, but Jacob Hannemann will become a common name in the prospect world sooner rather than later. The 22-year-old outfielder was a somewhat surprising 2013 3rd round pick for the Chicago Cubs out of BYU. Hannemann was considered by most […]

Chicago Cubs Must Find a Way to Keep Emilio Bonifacio in the Lineup

Emilio Bonifacio Chicago Cubs

Obviously it is the smallest of sample sizes, but if Opening Day was any indication, Emilio Bonifacio is going to be a key contributor for the Chicago Cubs this season. On Monday against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Bonifacio started in center […]

Junior Lake Should Be Everyday CF for Chicago Cubs

Junior Lake Chicago Cubs

Although he is extremely raw, Junior Lake is one of the most talented players in the Chicago Cubs‘ organization. He has great speed, impressive power and one of the strongest arms that you will see for an outfielder. While he […]

Top 15 Prospects for Chicago Cubs and Their MLB Arrival Predictions

Javier Baez

Chicago Cubs OF Junior Lake Shows His Massive Upside in 3-HR Game

Junior Lake Chicago Cubs

After spending years refining his tools in the minor leagues, Junior Lake finally got his chance in the majors last season. While his flaws were obvious, Lake showed big-time potential at times with an incredible combination of power, speed and athleticism. One […]

Blake Parker a Surprising Spring Training Cut for the Chicago Cubs

Chicago Cubs Cut Blake Parker

The Chicago Cubs made another round of Spring Training cuts this morning. Among them was top prospect Javier Baez, who will definitely get the most attention. Baez was very impressive this spring, making many fans think he should start the […]