7 hrs ago
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Cubs Minor League Wrap: July 10
Carlos Pimentel started and took the loss. Pimentel pitched 5.2 innings and allowed four runs on six hits.
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Smokies' rally falls short, 6-5
ADAM LAU/NEWS SENTINEL Jacksonville Suns' Joe Benson, center, steals third base as Tennessee Smokies third baseman Christian Villanueva, left, leaps for the throw during Thursday's game at Smokies Park.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Making the Leap: Which Player's 2014 Breakout Should Headline in 2015?
One of the most exciting aspects of fantasy sports competition is the ownership of a player during their 'Leap Season'.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Birmingham pitcher Myles Jaye handles Smokies for his first win of the year
Birmingham Baron's Chris Curley scores a run past Smokies catcher Rafael Lopez. The Smokies lose to the Birmingham Barons, 4-3 at Smokies Park on Sunday, June 1, 2014.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Cubs Minor League Wrap: July 7
Dan Straily made his Cubs debut and struggled in the second inning, allowing four runs.
Readers' Q&A: Mark Gonzales' Cubs mailbag
Now that Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer have shipped off Jeff Samardizja and Jason Hammel, who is going to pick up the pitching slack? Will they immediately bring someone up? Peter J. S., Cary, Ill.
Could New York Mets and Chicago Cubs Be Future Trade Partners?
With the recent trade of Jeff Samardzija that brought highly-prized prospect Addison Russell to the north side of Chicago, the Chicago Cubs now have one of if not the most impressive stable of positional prospects in all of baseball.
Decade's Best MLB Players to Come out of International Free-Agent Window
With international free agency fresh on our minds, it's a good time to consider the best MLB players of the past decade to come out of the international free-agent window.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Cubs' Theo Epstein sees 'light at end of tunnel' after latest deal
Theo Epstein was giddy a couple of weeks ago after reading a Sports Illustrated article imagining a 2017 World Series between the Cubs and Astros.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Deep Left Field
How Does the Jeff Samardzija Trade Affect the Indians?
Mar 20, 2014; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija throws the ball against the Seattle Mariners at Cubs Park.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Arismendy Alcantara raises his prospect profile with...
JULY 14: U.S. Team Futures All-Star George Springer #4 of the Houston Astros is tagged out at second base by World Team Futures All-Star Arismendy Alcantara #7 of the Chicago Cubs during the 2013 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game at Citi Field Sunday, July 14, 2013, in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Prospect Alcantara impressing at Triple-A
The infielder was batting .307 in 82 games with 10 home runs, 22 doubles, 10 triples and 20 stolen bases.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Manny Ramirez signed minor league deal in May, could join Triple-A Iowa soon
President of baseball operations Theo Epstein praised Manny Ramirez on Friday for his work with the Cubs' minor leaguers in Arizona, and said the former major league star could join Triple-A Iowa this week.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
The Fresno Bee
Manny Ramirez could join Triple-A Iowa soon
President of baseball operations Theo Epstein praised Manny Ramirez on Friday for his work with the Cubs' minor leaguers in Arizona, and said the former major league star could join Triple-A Iowa next week.
Bryant belts homer in Triple-A debut
In his first start with Triple-A Iowa, Bryant hit an opposite field two-run homer in the seventh inning of a 6-2 win over El Paso on Thursday night.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Cubs excited about their 'Core Four'
Infielders Javier Baez and Kris Bryant and outfielders Albert Almora and Jorge Soler -- four of the Cubs' top five prospects, -- have scouts and the club's front office drooling, with Baez impressing during Spring Training and the power-hitting Bryant on his way to Triple-A Iowa after putting up absurd numbers in Double-A.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 11
The Chicago Cubs have been playing much better baseball of late at the big league level, and they remained in the No.
Sports Media 101
Will Jorge Soler Be Worth the Investment?
Cubs 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Chicago Cubs as a part of Sports Media 101 .
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Cubs eager to get Jorge Soler going
While Kris Bryant continues to turn heads in his climb through the Cubs' system, the wait for Jorge Soler goes on.