DENVER (CBS) — The present may not be going so well for the Cubs, but their future is bright.
The best minor league players kicked off All-Star festivities Sunday with a futures game. A Cubs top prospect, Brennen Davis, hit not one, but two home runs to lead the National League over the American League Future Stars.READ MORE: 1-Year-Old Boy, 19-Year-Old Man Shot In Gary, Indiana
Ken Griffey Jr. presented Davis with the MVP award.READ MORE: Law To Allow Permanent No-Contact Orders In Sex Convictions
Meanwhile, the first round of the Major League draft was Sunday night. The Cubs selected Kansas State left-handed pitcher Jordan Wicks with the 21st overall pick.MORE NEWS: Arab Americans in Illinois Will Finally Be Counted When They Get Their Vaccine
The White Sox were on the clock next with the 22nd pick, and drafted 6-foot 4-inch inch high school shortstop Colson Montgomery from Huntingburg, Indiana.