After trading away a vast amount of talent last season, the Chicago Cubs have done little to replace it. What exactly does their front office have in mind in this 2013 baseball season?
by: Parker Perry @ParkerPerry_
If you are a young, up and coming prospect that is a part of a franchise that is looking to address a missing piece to compete for a 2013 postseason birth, you very well could be a Cub in the near future.
The Chicago Cubs have taken a special approach that only a franchise like the Cubs can. Chicago has waved the white flag this season. They are not fielding a competitive team, despite what some say about their hardly average rotation. The Cubs are going nowhere in 2013.
But they are growing the organization from the ground up. Chicago is signing veteran players cheaply in anticipation of getting them at bats so a few of them can capture their old selves. Then they will trade those old versions for talented, newer versions whom organization is trying to...