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.
The White Sox select third overall, while the Cubs will pick fourth.
Bryant is tearing up Southern League pitching at Double-A Tennessee.
Bryant is as polished as Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo were when they made their debuts.
Bryant has been named the Southern League player of the week.
Mike has a strange stat line — six homers and 16 RBIs but only 13 hits.
The stock-the-farm system model the Cardinals have used is being mimicked by the Cubs nowadays.
Before the rainbow, there must be rain. And it’s raining right now on Chicago baseball.
The youngsters have been sent back down, giving us a better idea of what lies ahead.
The Cubs’ spring training roster now has 54 players on it.
Kris Bryant, Albert Almora and Jorge Soler were among those sent down.
The Cubs are stocked with young position players, while the White Sox have more youthful arms.
Cubs Park is a glimpse of the bigger dream for Theo Epstein and Co.
The team’s veterans spoke of how stockpiling talent allows you to hit the jackpot with someone.