The next 18 to 24 months will be spent chasing young pitching talent, Jed Hoyer says.
Darwin Barney’s exit, unceremonious as it is, is a watershed for Cubdom.
Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer is preparing for a fast and furious eight days.
These aren’t just pretty boy prospects the Cubs have amassed. They’ll battle you.
When will the Cubs’ young talent ascend to the major leagues? There are some hints.
Jed Hoyer also explained the position-switching options available for Cubs prospects.
All of the recent stories on Jeff Samardzija ignore the very essence of what the player really desires.
The Cubs have reportedly upped their offer for right-hander Jeff Samardzija.
It’d be imprudent for a non-contender to let gaudy statistics affect an elite prospect’s timetable.
Triple-A has worked wonders for some big prospects, but others prosper straight from Double-A.
Bryant is tearing up Southern League pitching at Double-A Tennessee.
Jose Veras was 0-1 with an 8.10 ERA this season.
Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro each went deep for the Cubs in a 12-5 win against the White Sox.
A cancer survivor himself, Rizzo’s passion is helping sick children and their families through his foundation.
Jeff Samardzija defended his coaches after hearing the front office will discuss pitching counts.
Kerry Wood was dispatched to see 18-year-old fireballer Tyler Kolek in Texas.
The stock-the-farm system model the Cardinals have used is being mimicked by the Cubs nowadays.
Mike Olt has a renewed belief and confidence with his vision problems behind him.
As the days get longer and spring evolves into summer, a shorter view of time is in the baseball mirror of Cub starter Jeff Samardzija.
Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer insists the team wants Samardzija if contract numbers work out.