Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 7/18/13
As we’re just two weeks away from the MLB Trade Deadline, we’re looking at some of the biggest MILB prospect names that will be brought up by MLB GMs. Not saying any of these guys will be traded, but all of them will be talked about. Some are actually on the table; others are not. Albert Almora passes the eye test before he even swings the bat. And he has the tools too. You can see why he had a $3.9 million signing bonus after being taken 6th overall in the 2012 MLB Draft. This kid can hit; his swing is pretty sweet and fluid. His bat will get him to the Chicago Cubs sooner rather than later. He also has the art of being a boring soundbite down. He’s Major League ready when it comes to giving you nothing but useless cliches in interviews. Given how terrible the Cubs are right now, and the fact that their total tear down means 2015 is the EARLIEST this team will be competitive, I advise you to make the drive out to Geneva, IL. This is the first year the Chicago Cubs have the Kane C...
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