Found July 03, 2013 on BAseball Reality Tour:
The Chicago Cubs had a banner day retooling their farm system. In a few years, when the Cubs are looking good and have a surplus of power arms in the organization, we can look back on July 2, 2013.The international signing period opened today, and the Cubs snagged a few inspiring prospects, including shortstop Gleyber Torres, the #2 international prospect according Baseball America.In Caracas, Torres had an impromptu party and media session in Caracas this evening. Lider was there, took some great pictures, and shared this video (en Español)In the video, Torres basically just says that he needs to avoid any sense of stardom and continue to work hard every day so that, hopefully, he'll be in position to help the club in four or five years.Ben Badler at Baseball America provided a comp of Freddy Sanchez for Gleyber Torres. So did John Arguello over at Cubs Den. The Cubs Den piece is truly outstanding. If you haven't read it yet, stop reading this and read it now.Cubs Den has ...
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