Arismendy Alcantara

Arismendy Alcantara. (Getty Images)

Cubs/White Sox Prospect Watch: Arismendy Alcantara, Carlos Sanchez Have Big Weeks

Here’s our weekly look at how the prospects are faring for the Cubs and White Sox.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2015

Addison Russell, right. (Getty Images)

Cubs Officially Call Up Addison Russell, Send Down Arismendy Alcantara

Mike Olt’s been moved to the 60-day DL to make room on the 40-man roster for Russell.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2015

Arismendy Alcantara. (Getty Images)

DiCaro: 5 Cubs Storylines To Follow (Other Than Kris Bryant)

Can Arismendy Alcantara be consistent? And is Jake Arrieta the true staff ace?

CBS Chicago–04/07/2015

Cubs prospect Kris Bryant. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Kris Bryant: It’s A ‘Friendly Competition’ For 3B Job

“I feel like I’m pretty close now” to the big leagues, Bryant says.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2015

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Theo Epstein On Anthony Rizzo Prediction: ‘Swagger Is A Good Thing’

Plus, Epstein explains what Arismendy Alcantara’s role could be in 2015.

CBS Chicago–01/16/2015

Cubs outfielder/infielder Arismendy Alcantara. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Center Field Still A Question Mark For Cubs

Arismendy Alcantara’s development will be a big storyline in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2015

New Cubs bench coach Dave Martinez. (J. Meric/Getty Images)

Levine: Dave Martinez Returns To His Roots

Martinez will be Joe Maddon’s bench coach and likely work with the outfielders and baserunners.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2014

The Royals celebrate their trip to the World Series. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Baffoe: 2014 Royals Show How 2015 Cubs Might End Up

A larger mentality is shared by the front offices of the Royals and Cubs.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2014

Arismendy Alcantara.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Leadoff Man Wanted, Apply At 1060 W Addison

A similar sign is posted in many different clubhouses in baseball — “Wanted: a player who can get on base and steal.”

CBS Chicago–09/21/2014

Arismendy Alcantara.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Leadoff Man/Center Fielder An Offseason Priority

The top of the batting order is where all offense begins.

09/07/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs’ Theo Epstein: ‘We’re Going To Be Must-See TV’

“I’m not sure I’d trade our long-term future for anybody’s,” Theo Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2014

Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Watch: Jorge Soler Homers In 1st MLB At-Bat

Soler went 2-for-4 with two RBIs in his big league debut.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2014

Starlin Castro swings at a pitch against the Cincinnati Reds. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Wood Helps Cubs Beat Reds, 3-0

Travis Wood pitched six innings of two-hit ball against his former team for his first win in two months.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2014

Javier Baez, left, and Anthony Rizzo. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Finding Faith In A Very Watchable, Bad Cubs Team

It was June 26, 2012, when the rebirth began at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2014

Jorge Soler in spring training. (Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Calling Up Jorge Soler

Soler was hitting .278 with a .969 OPS at Triple-A Iowa entering Monday.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2014

Cubs infielder Javier Baez. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: For Cubs Youngsters, There’s Learning In Whiffing

Javier Baez is striking out at a wild rate, but the Cubs just want to see quality at-bats.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2014

Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo. (Raul Arboleda/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Not Expected To Place Big Bid For Rusney Castillo

Castillo is a highly regarded 27-year-old free agent from Cuba.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2014

Javier Baez.  (CHristian Petersen/Getty Images)

Baez To Bat 2nd, Play 2nd In Cubs Debut

This is a glimpse of the future.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2014

Cubs fans at Wrigley Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Emotional Crossroads Of The Cubs’ Plan Taking Shape

With a tragic past and vast potential, how are Cubs fans to find a middle ground nowadays?

CBS Chicago–08/05/2014

Cubs outfielders Justin Ruggiano, left, and Chris Coghlan celebrate after Coghlan scored on Ruggiano's sac fly in a 3-1 win against the Rockies on Thursday afternoon at Wrigley Field. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Arrieta Strong Again As Cubs Top Rockies, 3-1

Jake Arrieta scattered three hits and a run in seven innings.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2014

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