February 2014

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, as the Cubs "White" team defeated the Cubs "Blue" team 5-3 in a six-inning Cactus League Intrasquad game played this afternoon in what was the first Cubs game played at Cubs Park in Mesa.

Cubs Minor League Rosters

2015 CUBS MINOR LEAGUE ROSTERS (last updated 9-3-2015):

* bats or throws left
# bats both

Players SIGNED FOR FUTURE SERVICE do not count against affiliate's reserve list until league Opening Day

IOWA: 25+6

AAA

PITCHERS: 13+5
Daniel Bard (INACTIVE - 60-day DL - post-2013 thoracic outlet surgery)
Frank Batista
Dallas Beeler
* Drake Britton (INACTIVE - 7-day DL - left shoulder inflammation)

The Cubs Over/Under on Wins is Set at 71

The pre-season ritual of BP releasing their preliminary PECOTA numbers is upon us and as expected the Cubs are in the bottom 5 of the league. They've got them tabbed at 71 wins at the moment, 3rd worse in the league with only the Astros and Marlins being worse.