Cincinnati Reds 2014 Spring Training Profile: Billy Hamilton

Billy Hamilton Cincinnati Reds Spring Training

Last season, Shin-Soo Choo was very effective playing CF and leading off for the Cincinnati Reds. He did exactly what a leadoff man is supposed to do — get on base. Choo was second (to teammate Joey Votto) in the NL […]

Chicago Cubs 2014 Spring Training Profile: Javier Baez

Javier Baez Chicago Cubs Spring Training

It is not a secret. The Chicago Cubs are currently in the middle of a rebuild. While the talent at the major league level leaves plenty to be desired for the most part, the Cubs have one of the most talented minor […]

Predicting the Opening Day Lineup for the Chicago Cubs

Starlin Castro Chicago Cubs

5 Seattle Mariners Prospects You Must Watch During Spring Training

Taijuan Walker Seattle Mariners

Dallas Beeler Is A Chicago Cubs Pitching Prospect To Watch

Dallas Beeler Chicago Cubs

While things at the MLB level have been rough for the past few seasons, the Chicago Cubs have a nice collection of young talent in the organization. Position players such as Starlin Castro, Anthony Rizzo and Junior Lake are all 24-years-old or younger, and […]

Top 15 MLB Infield Prospects Heading Into Spring Training

Xander Bogaerts Boston Red Sox

Chicago Cubs Should Take a Flyer on Tommy Hanson

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The Chicago Cubs are not expected to be serious contenders in 2014. The development of their young players mean much more to the Cubs this season than wins and losses. While the roster is not good enough to be competitive just […]

Chicago Cubs Must Land Starting Pitching In Free Agency Next Offseason

Theo Epstein Chicago Cubs

While they have struggled mightily at the major league level for the past couple of seasons, the front office for the Chicago Cubs has done a fantastic job of acquiring young talent. Between the draft, trades and free agency, president Theo Epstein and […]

Chicago Cubs: Is Junior Lake Emerging As A Core Player?

Junior Lake Chicago Cubs

Junior Lake has always been an incredibly talented player. In fact, there was a time when fans of the Chicago Cubs were more excited about the future of Lake than they were about current starting shortstop and two-time All-Star, Starlin Castro. As they both […]

Chicago Cubs Should Look to Sign RHP Jason Hammel

Jason Hammel

After losing out to the New York Yankees in the Masahiro Tanaka race, I expect the Chicago Cubs to sign at least one starting pitcher this offseason. I doubt the Cubs will be seriously involved with top tier free agents Ervin Santana and Ubaldo Jimenez, because both players are […]

Are Chicago Cubs Now Favorites To Land Masahiro Tanaka?

Masahiro Tanaka

Throughout most of this process, the New York Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers have been the clear favorites to land 25-year-old Japanese RHP Masahiro Tanaka. Now, with his deadline to sign less than a week away, many respected baseball people are now saying that […]

Bullpen For Chicago Cubs Should Be Much Better In 2014

Pedro Strop Chicago Cubs

Heading in to the 2013 season, the bullpen for the Chicago Cubs was led by guys like Shawn Camp, James Russell and Carlos Marmol. Russell had another solid season, but both Camp and Marmol were absolutely terrible and the Cubs’ bullpen fell apart because of it. […]