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The Chicago Cubs have promoted third baseman Kris Bryant, their first pick in the June draft, from short-season Class-A Boise to Class-A Daytona. Bryant was batting .354 with four home runs and 16 RBIs at Boise.
Bryant went 5-for-7 with one double, one triple and three RBIs in a doubleheader Sunday against Vancouver.
He leaves Boise with a 15 game hitting streak, During the hitting streak, Bryant batted .415 (22-for-53).
“We felt Daytona was a place Kris would be able to go and compete in his draft summer once he got enough at-bats under his belt,” Cubs director of scouting Jason McLeod said. “With Daytona being in the playoffs, Kris will get three-plus weeks down there which will be nice.”
Bryant was the Cubs 2013 first-round pick and second overall
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Cubs minor league third baseman Kris Bryant was promoted to High-A Daytona Monday. (Photo Credit: Darrin Oswald/Idaho Statesman)
The Chicago Cubs promoted 2013 first-round draft pick Kris Bryant to High-A Daytona Monday. While the Cubs continue to struggle offensively after losing 2-0 to the Reds in another quality start for Travis Wood Monday night, this news out of the team’s...
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Tseng agreed to a $1.625 million bonus
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CHICAGO (AP) -- Shin-Soo Choo hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the 11th inning and J.J. Hoover provided terrific relief work on his 26th birthday, helping the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Tuesday night.With no outs and the bases loaded, Choo jumped on the first pitch he got from Eduardo Sanchez (0-1) and lined it into the gap in right-center. Ryan Ludwick and Devin...
Shin-Soo Choo hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the 11th inning and J.J. Hoover provided terrific relief work on his 26th birthday, helping the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Tuesday night.
With no outs and the bases loaded, Choo jumped on the first pitch he got from Eduardo Sanchez (0-1) and lined it into the gap in right-center. Ryan Ludwick and Devin Mesoraco...
Let us begin this one with a Tweet:
No #Cubs in top 4! WOOT! RT @BillShaikin Most errors, MLB: #Brewers 89, #Astros 87, #Angels 85, #Dodgers 84.
— Rice Cube (@CubicSnarkonia) August 12, 2013
So that’s good, right? In fact, when I looked at the error “leaderboards,” the Chicago Cubs weren’t even in the top 10 in errors. They are actually tied with the Philadelphia...