CHICAGO -- When first baseman Justin Bour envisioned his debut at Wrigley Field, it didn't include him wearing the visiting club's uniform.
But that's what he found himself donning Friday afternoon for the series opener between the Miami Marlins and Chicago Cubs.
Bour, who was acquired by the Marlins in the Triple-A phase of the 2013 Rule 5 draft, batted .330 with 20...
The Miami Marlins will select the contract of first baseman Justin Bour prior to Wednesday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays in St. Petersburg.
Following Tuesday's 1-0 win over the Rays, the club optioned struggling second baseman Derek Dietrich to Triple-A New Orleans. A move must be made to the 40-man roster to make room for Bour.
Bour, who was taken in the 25th round of...
Today we will feature two players at each of the Cubs’ three highest minor league affiliates: Iowa, Tennessee and Daytona. Monday, we will feature players on the rosters of Kane County, Boise and the Arizona Rookie League Cubs. We hope to make this a regular addition to thesportsbank.net.
Chang-Yong Lim: The Cubs promoted Lim, a RH relief pitcher, to...
First base looks to be quite a bit rosier for the Cubs than catcher does. They Cubs have a budding star at the top and some very intriguing options at the bottom.
Matt Szczur tripled twice, scored twice and drove-in a run, Justin Bour had two hits and three RBI, and Matt Cerda reached base four times on a double, two singles, and a walk, leading the Tennessee Smokies to a 6-4 victory over the Midland RockHounds (Oakland A’s AA affiliate) on Field #2, but the Sacramento River Cats (A’s AAA affiliate) took advantage of seven walks and bested...