Cubs April 10 Minor League Recap

Tyler Skulina, the Cubs 2013 fourth-round pick out of Kent State, earned his first pro victory Thursday afternoon as Kane County beat Fort Wayne 7-5. Javier Baez blasted his second homer and Kyle Hendricks tossed seven strong innings as Iowa beat Nashville 5-1. Tennessee got shutout by the Lookouts and Daytona got blasted by Dunedin 12-2.
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Cubs Ding Long Dongers to Christen Cubs Park in Mesa

Justin Ruggiano, Welington Castillo, and Christian Villanueva blasted solo home runs, and Kyle Hendricks threw 2.2 IP of no-run/no-hit ball, in a six-inning Cubs Cactus League Intrasquad game played this afternoonn in what was the first Cubs game played at Cubs Park in Mesa. Tags: Cubs Spring TrainingKyle Hendricksl Justin RuggianoWelington CastilloChristian VillanuevaMatt SzczurEric Jokisch
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

2013 Cubs Prospects in Review: Kyle Hendricks

Kyle Hendricks is a 6-3, 190 pound right-handed starting pitcher. He turns 24 on December 7th and was drafted 8th round of the 2011 Draft out of Dartmouth College. Here's what Baseball America wrote at the time of the draft. An economics major at Dartmouth, Hendricks brings a heady presence to the mound. He does more than just outsmart hitters, though, as he has legitimate...
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September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs prospects: three on unstoppable track to Wrigley Field

  Here are features on three Chicago Cubs’ prospects who are on the fast track to Wrigley Field.   Kyle Hendricks:   Right-handed pitcher Hendricks, 24 in December, was acquired in the Ryan Dempster deal in July of 2012.  An Ivy League Dartmouth product, Hendricks, according to scouting reports, is a cerebral pitcher with a full arsenal that includes a two and four seam...
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August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs prospects: 3 up, on fast track to Wrigley

This Chicago Cubs prospects piece comes from Jeremi Harris. The following three Cubs prospects have excelled with each promotion through the Cubs’ system and can probably smell the Wrigley Field hot dogs. Kyle Hendricks:   Right-handed pitcher Hendricks, 24 in December, was acquired in the Ryan Dempster deal in July of 2012.  An Ivy League Dartmouth product, Hendricks,...
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August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle Hendricks Scouting Report

Marc Hulet over at Fangraphs has a scouting report up on Kyle Hendricks after seeing him pitch August 1st. His review is mixed.  The Good: He’s dominated hitters in the minors due to above-average control and command of his four-pitch repertoire (fastball, curveball, cutter, changeup) His simple mechanics allow him to consistently repeat his delivery — both from the full windup...
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August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Prospect Stock Watch: Kyle Hendricks

I’ve received more emails asking about Kyle Hendricks than any other prospect in recent weeks. Everyone seems to be curious about the Cubs’ right-handed pitching prospect who posted a 1.85 ERA in 21 Double-A starts. Due to popular demand, he leads off this edition of the Prospect Stock Watch. Kyle Hendricks, RHP, Chicago Cubs: The […]
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August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Tale of Two Prospects

Thursday night I invited myself to the Triple A debut of Kyle Hendricks. He was neither exciting nor disappointing. He is a pair of blue jeans, not a tuxedo. He is a home cooked meal, not a night on the town. He is someone we could get used to. Tags: Iowa Cubs updateRead more about Tale of Two Prospects
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August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

JOT: Cubs Minor League Recap 8-8-13

I said that I was taking Friday’s off of Iowa, but Kyle Hendricks had to go and start. Fresno Grizzlies 1 @ Iowa Cubs 2 Kyle Hendricks went 0-1 with a walk. That was better than Mike Olt, who went 0-3. Hendricks was sublime, with 7 scoreless innings (though he allowed an unearned run off an Olt fielding error). He allowed 4 his, a walk, and struck out 5. Alberto Cabrera and Brian...
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August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

New Cub Kyle Hendricks

Minutes before the deadline yesterday the Cubs matched up with the Rangers for the second time in less than 24 hours as they traded Ryan Dempster. In the trade the Cubs acquired Kyle Hendricks and Christian Villanueva. lists the 22 year old right handed Hendricks at 6'3", 190 lbs. He's been described as the throw-in, but he has very impressive numbers. Hendricks...
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