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The Cubs’ Big Three Is Back by Dan Szymborski June 14, 2021 The 2020 Cubs won the NL Central, but they did it in a fairly unusual way, getting minimal contributions from Anthony Rizzo, Kris Bryant, and Javier Báez. In 151 combined games, their trio of stars combined for a mere 1.6 WAR, mostly coming
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Daily Prospect Notes: 6/8/2021 by Eric Longenhagen June 8, 2021 These are notes on prospects from lead prospect analyst Eric Longenhagen. Read previous installments here. Today’s notes feature thoughts on three college hitters who played in the NCAA Regionals, as well as three pitching prospects currently in the big leagues. Reed Trimble, CF, Southern Miss
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Adbert Alzolay Is in Control by Carmen Ciardiello June 2, 2021 Adbert Alzolay has been one of the few pleasant surprises for the Cubs this season. Through his first two major league stints across 2019 and ’20, he walked 15% of the batters he faced in 33.2 innings of work, most of which was in
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Daily Prospect Notes: 5/24/21 by Eric Longenhagen May 24, 2021 These are notes on prospects from lead prospect analyst Eric Longenhagen. Read previous installments here. Packy Naughton, LHP, Los Angeles Angels Level & Affiliate: Triple-A Salt Lake Age: 25 Org Rank: TBD  FV: 40 Line: 7.2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 8 K
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Daily Prospect Notes: 5/18/21 by Eric Longenhagen May 18, 2021 These are notes on prospects from lead prospect analyst Eric Longenhagen. Read previous installments here. Demarcus Evans, RHP, Texas Rangers Level & Affiliate: Triple-A Round Rock Age: 24 Org Rank: TBD  FV: 40+ Line: 2 IP, 0 H, 2 BB, 5 K Notes Evans lives
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Front Office Conference Call Agendas: National League by Kevin Goldstein May 5, 2021 Building off of yesterday’s American League conference call agendas, let’s move on to the National League and see what’s on the docket for the teams of the senior circuit. Arizona Diamondbacks We’re over .500 and we’re banged up. This team is better
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