Maddon on Almora and Jay in center field

Joe Maddon talks about Albert Almora and Jon Jay being in center field for the upcoming season.
Via CSN Chicago
1 day ago

Almora, Jay take their friendship to center for the Cubs

MESA, Ariz. (AP) Jon Jay and Albert Almora Jr. are Miami guys, born and raised. Jay played his college ball for Miami, and Almora committed to the Hurricanes before he signed with the Chicago Cubs out of high school. Magic City, right in the middle of Wrigley Field. The Cubs are hoping Jay and Almora can fill their hole in center field after Dexter Fowler became a free agent...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Daily Clip Fix (2/17/16): Javy Takes BP, Fielding Practice

You know the drill by now, and even the newbies out there will pick up quickly. This Clip Fix deal is a way for us to easily share some of the videos and pictures from the day at Sloan. First up is a BP session with Javy Baez and Albert Almora, the latter of whom appears to have bulked up in a not-insignificant way. Check Almora’s swing and meet me on the other side for a brief...
Via Cubs Insider
7 days ago

Projecting the Cubs’ Albert Almora

With Jorge Soler headed to the disabled list with a hamstring injury, the Cubs have summoned outfielder Albert Almora from Triple-A. It seems Almora, who bats right-handed, will play primarily against left-handed pitching for the time being. The 22-year-old gives Joe Maddon yet another talented hitter to work into his endlessly deep and potent lineup. Almora was hitting .318/.335...
Via Fangraphs
June 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Albert Almora, Jr.: Captain of the Next Wave

Every so often, the good Lord reaches down and touches a ballplayer with the innate ability to react in an instant to the crack of the bat. It happens so quickly, the average person misses it as they glance at their phone or sip their beverage. A drop-step and whirl before beelining to a descending baseball […]
Via BP Wrigleyville
May 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Young Cubs: Almora Rising

It was a cold and windy week in Chicago, but some Cubs prospects are hot. Let’s recap this week in the minors. Iowa Cubs (Triple-A) (9-12) Albert Almora was the biggest story in the farm system this week, as he continued his torrid start to the season. He hit two more homers, and bumped his […]
Via BP Wrigleyville
May 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Cubs Prospect Albert Almora’s Bae is a Smoke Show

Albert Almora, touch em all buddy. Cynthia Caneja is the Veronica Vaughn of Chicago Cubs folklore. Ok, that’s enough comedy. What’s seriously unfunny is how hot this girl is. Enjoy Albert Almora’s Bae! 28 total views, 28 views today The post Cubs Prospect Albert Almora’s Bae is a Smoke Show appeared first on ✶ Sports Mockery ✶ Chicago...
Via Sports Mockery
September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Mark Zagunis Matches Albert Amora’s Night

Posted to Chicago CubsThe Chicago Cubs minor league system has quite the night with two players hitting for the cycle. Albert Almora hit one for the Daytona Cubs and Mark Zagunis matched that with a cycle of his own for the Boise Hawks. Zagunis’s cycle was the first one from a Boise player since 1994 (Desmond Smith) and was completed in an interesting way, which you can see below...
Via Sports Mockery
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs Prospect Albert Almora Hits for the Cycle for Daytona

Posted to Brant Brown's GloveChicago Cubs outfield prospect, Albert Almora, had himself a game on Monday. Almora went 5-7 en route to hitting for the cycle in Daytona’s 13-8 win over Jupiter. Almora scored 4 runs and had 5 RBI in the game of his career. The game snapped a 1-18 skidded which had dropped his average to .267. 109 total views, 109 views today The post Cubs Prospect...
Via Sports Mockery
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Albert Almora’s Girlfriend Cynthia Caneja: Hottest Photos Of MLB WAG

Hottest photos of Albert Almora's girlfriend Cynthia Caneja. It looks like the MLB has added another WAG to its roster.
Via Gamedayr
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

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