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Possible Friction Between the Cubs Management After Demotions

As expected, the Chicago Cubs sent uber prospects Kris Bryant and Addison Russell to minor league camp. What was unexpected was the team assigned 2B Javy Baez to Triple-A Iowa in the process. It is surprising that the team is sending Javier down after hearing they had done a complete 180 on Baez over the past several days. The move on Baez just might be causing some friction between...
Via Sports Mockery
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cubs send Kris Bryant, Javier Baez to minors

Allan Henry-USA TODAY Sports The Chicago Cubs reassigned Kris Bryant and Addison Russell to Minor League camp on Monday, and also optioned second baseman Javier Baez to Triple-A Iowa. “We entered camp with the presumptive move being to send him to Triple-A,” Cubs president Theo Epstein said, per “It’s always the presumptive [move] for us move with young...
Via Sports-Glory
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cubs top prospects Bryant, Baez, Russell sent down to minors

Spring training star Kris Bryant was reassigned to Minor League camp on Monday, which only confirms what the Cubs front office has been saying all along. Bryant, the No. 2 overall prospect in baseball according to, became a media darling this spring training after spanking nine home runs in only 40 at-bats. Many debated whether or not the Cubs top prospect should break camp...
Via Fox Sports
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kris Bryant, Addison Russell sent to minor league camp, Javier Baez optioned

The Chicago Cubs have optioned third baseman Kris Bryant, shortstop Addison Russell down to minor league camp, and demoted second baseman Javier Baez to Triple-A Iowa where they will start the season in the minors, according to Carrie Muskat of #Cubs option Baez to Iowa. Bryant and Russell assigned to Minor league csmp — Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) March 30, 2015 ...
Via Baseball Essential
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Chicago Cubs Prospect Profile:  Addison Russell

I’m just going to be blunt:  Addison Russell will be a superstar.  Period!  While I may not be going out on a limb here as Russell is already considered a very-highly touted prospect, after watching play in-person (for my third time) while at a Spring Training game down in Scottsdale, Arizona (Chicago Cubs v. San Francisco Giants game, Thursday, March 5th), I’m more convinced...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Prospect Update: Addison Russell

#479187145 / Addison Russell was considered to be one of the top prospects in all of the majors when he was traded to the Chicago Cubs where he planted himself on top of the teams prospect list. Considering the wealth of talent in the Cubs system it is not small feat to crack the top 5 of that team. Today we take a look at what he has done this year and see if...
Via TopSportsReport
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s: Three prospects that can make an impact this year

The Oakland A’s have been having a great season. They are leading the American League West by two and a half games and currently have the third best record in baseball. Even though the Athletics seem like a solid team now, they are notorious for switching things up mid-way through the season. So who are some of the top prospects that could make an impact this year in the major...
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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