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by CaliforniaRaisin
Sun May 20, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: The Cardinals
Replies: 2105
Views: 125941

Re: The Cardinals

Jaxbro wrote:Yuck
Alex Reyes last night

7.2, 0 run, 1 hit, 3bb, and 13 k

Hey, it was only at AA.
by CaliforniaRaisin
Sun May 20, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Transactions
Topic: Regular Season Rumors
Replies: 18
Views: 1825

Re: Regular Season Rumors

Just read that Soto is the first player in the bigs who wasn’t alive during the Sosa-McGwire chase.

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by CaliforniaRaisin
Sun May 20, 2018 5:12 am
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-20-18
Replies: 0
Views: 79

Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-20-18

Scheduled Games (All Times Central): Iowa vs. Omaha, 1:08 p.m. Tennessee vs. Mississippi, 1:00 p.m. Myrtle Beach at Frederick (game one), 11:00 a.m. Myrtle Beach at Frederick (game two), TBA South Bend at Fort Wayne, 12:05 p.m. Probable Starters: Iowa: RHP Jen-Ho Tseng (36.2 IP, 7.85 ERA, 5.42 FIP,...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Sun May 20, 2018 4:58 am
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-19-18
Replies: 14
Views: 347

Re: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-19-18

2014 - Jake Stinnett A reliever in college, Jake struggled badly as a starter in his pro career. He transitioned to reliever after sustaining an injury last year. He's walked 10 with 11 Ks in 10.1 IP so far this season in AA. Stinnett was only a reliever his first 2.5 season in college (and he was ...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Sun May 20, 2018 4:22 am
Forum: Transactions
Topic: Regular Season Rumors
Replies: 18
Views: 1825

Re: Regular Season Rumors

For some reason, the Nationals are calling up Juan Soto - one of the top prospects in baseball - after only 8 games at AA. The bigs will be his fourth level this year, after A, A+ and AA. https://twitter.com/masnkerr/status/998041847305039872?s=21 At this rate, the Cubs are going to have a top 10 sy...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Sun May 20, 2018 3:57 am
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: #NotAllPitchers
Replies: 631
Views: 39892

Re: #NotAllPitchers

davell wrote:https://twitter.com/bobtimmermann/status/997997456506814469?s=19

2 pitches tonight....


Every year Rich Hill has a start with no batters faced, the Cubs win the World Series.
by CaliforniaRaisin
Sun May 20, 2018 3:11 am
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-19-18
Replies: 14
Views: 347

Re: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-19-18

2014 - Jake Stinnett A reliever in college, Jake struggled badly as a starter in his pro career. He transitioned to reliever after sustaining an injury last year. He's walked 10 with 11 Ks in 10.1 IP so far this season in AA. Stinnett was only a reliever his first 2.5 season in college (and he was ...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Sat May 19, 2018 4:35 am
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-19-18
Replies: 14
Views: 347

Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-19-18

Box Scores: Iowa lost 4-2 Box Score SS M. Freeman 2/4, RBI, E (4, fielding) 2B D. Bote 0/4, 2 K 1B E. Navarro 1/4 LF M. Zagunis 0/3, BB DH C. Gimenez 0/3, K C T. Davis 1/4 SP A. Alzolay 4.1 IP, 9 H, 4 ER, 2 BB, 2 K, 2-4 GO-FO, 87-55 pitches-strikes RP A. Bass 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 1 K, 1-0 GO-FO Te...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Sat May 19, 2018 1:52 am
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 4580
Views: 242397

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Cubswin11 wrote:Why in the world would we trade for a starter. What a dumb horsefeathering idea with no common sense thought. Do these guys not look at rosters and think logically about roster construction for a second?


Derwood would make the trade to make sure Chatwood doesn’t start playoff games.
by CaliforniaRaisin
Fri May 18, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Guess what an idiot with a gun did this time
Replies: 2117
Views: 77990

Re: Guess what an idiot with a gun did this time

CubinNY wrote:That video is never shared if that is a little black kid. Another example of White privilege.


Yeah, compare that to Tamir Rice getting murdered.
by CaliforniaRaisin
Fri May 18, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Amateur Baseball
Topic: 2018 Draft Thread
Replies: 401
Views: 22146

Re: 2018 Draft Thread

Anyone got BA's pick for us and any other tidbits from their mock today? Absolutely love this pick. He seems to have a higher ceiling than most college pitchers who go in the 20s: 24 Logan Gilbert Stetson RHP Notes: The Cubs figure to give Seigler a shot if he’s here, but they could also use pitchi...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Fri May 18, 2018 4:19 am
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-18-18
Replies: 5
Views: 324

Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-18-18

Scheduled Games (All Times Central): Iowa lost 8-6 Box Score SS M. Freeman 2/4, 3 R, HR (4), 2 RBI, BB, K, SB (4) 1B E. Navarro 2/4, R, HR )4), 2 RBI, BB, K RF M. Zagunis 1/3, 2 BB DH T. Davis 1/4, K C C. Gimenez 2/4, 2B (6); defense: 0/1 CS SP D. Underwood Jr 5.1 IP, 11 H, 6 ER, 1 BB, 3 K, 1 HR, 6...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Fri May 18, 2018 4:08 am
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-17-18
Replies: 9
Views: 433

Re: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-17-18

Justin Grimm strikes back against his old team. He had a scoreless inning against the I-Cubs.
by CaliforniaRaisin
Thu May 17, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Transactions
Topic: Ben Zobrist to the DL, David Bote Called Up
Replies: 3
Views: 532

Re: Ben Zobrist to the DL, David Bote Called Up

by CaliforniaRaisin
Thu May 17, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-17-18
Replies: 9
Views: 433

Re: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-17-18

davell wrote:Jesus lol. Ran out of gas, I guess.


Feels like epidemic this year in the minors.
by CaliforniaRaisin
Thu May 17, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Amateur Baseball
Topic: 2018 Draft Thread
Replies: 401
Views: 22146

Re: 2018 Draft Thread

Bertz wrote:Law has us taking Naylor in his latest mock. He's my favorite prospect in our range so that sounds pretty good to me.


Oh, that’s another interesting prep hitting prospect, as long as there are no character concerns (after his brother stabbed a guy as a prank).
by CaliforniaRaisin
Thu May 17, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Amateur Baseball
Topic: 2018 Draft Thread
Replies: 401
Views: 22146

Re: 2018 Draft Thread

In order, for our 1st pick, I'd prefer..... 1. College Bat 2. High School Bat 3. College Pitcher 4. High School Pitcher After that, I'd prefer the opposite, in the 2nd and comp picks. In fact, it'd be great, if we had one of each, after our 1st, 2nd, and 2 comp picks. So at our pick (#24) I just do...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Thu May 17, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: International Free Agency Thread 2018-2019
Replies: 119
Views: 9247

Re: International Free Agency Thread 2018-2019

https://www.baseballamerica.com/stories/victor-mesa-the-best-cuban-prospect-since-yoan-moncada-brings-elite-talent-to-mlb-clubs/ That is a big development. Mesa, known as “Victor Victor” (that name was even on the back of his uniform in Cuba), has star potential, the best young Cuban prospect to bec...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Thu May 17, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-17-18
Replies: 9
Views: 433

Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-17-18

Box Scores: Iowa won 4-3 (12 innings) on a walk off Ryan Court single Box Score 1B E. Navarro 1/4, R, BB, 2 K LF B. Rademacher 0/3, R, BB C C. Gimenez 1/4, R, 2B (5), 2 RBI, K; defense: 2/5 CS SP L. Farrell 5 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 5 K, 4-3 GO-FO, 65-39 pitches-strikes RP S. Simmons 1 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Wed May 16, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-16-18
Replies: 5
Views: 279

Re: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-16-18

Aramis Ademan went 3/5 with a triple plus a walk and a HBP in today's doubleheader. Jhonny Pereda went 3/6 with 2 doubles plus a walk.

Pereda seems like the Cubs’ breakout position player prospect so far this season.
by CaliforniaRaisin
Wed May 16, 2018 4:33 am
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-15-18
Replies: 4
Views: 263

Re: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-15-18

E-MAN: Justin Steele threw bullpens last week and pre-game "live" BP (first time since his TJS) yesterday. There was a change to the minor league rehab rule in the new CBA where a pitcher (or position-player) recovering/rehabing from an elbow UCL transplant (Tommy John Surgery) can have h...
by CaliforniaRaisin
Wed May 16, 2018 4:26 am
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-15-18
Replies: 4
Views: 263

Re: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 5-15-18

In Arizona: https://www.thecubreporter.com/05152018/bumpy-rockie-road-salt-river-fields-cubs Cubs CF Jose Gutierrez suffered a left knee or ankle injury while running the bases in the top of the 3rd inning, but he was able to leave the field under his own power (albeit with a slight limp). CUBS LINE...

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