Castillo is a highly regarded 27-year-old free agent from Cuba.
Kris Bryant has a bone bruise on his foot and is day-to-day.
The Cubs aren’t ignoring the acquisition of young pitchers. They just haven’t had the right opportunity.
With a tragic past and vast potential, how are Cubs fans to find a middle ground nowadays?
Jorge Soler is already on the 40-man roster, which makes him easier to promote, Theo Epstein said.
Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer is preparing for a fast and furious eight days.
The calls are growing louder, but Cubs management isn’t budging from its plan.
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.
No one is compiling elite-level minor league talent like Theo Epstein and company.
Jed Hoyer also explained the position-switching options available for Cubs prospects.
Flashes of promise and ghosts of the past inhabit the Iowa Cubs’ Principal Park.
The Cubs are content with letting Kris Bryant dominate Triple-A this year, too.
The Cubs are intent on sticking to their plan.
That didn’t take long.
Bryant was hitting .355 with 22 homers in 68 games in Double-A.
Theo Epstein also expects Kris Bryant to move up to Triple-A later this season.
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.
The Cubs need a couple power pitchers to reach their ultimate goal.