Baseball America Cubs Prospect Rankings

The Cubs' Top 10 prospects year-by-year according to Baseball America.

2022

  1. Brennen Davis, OF
  2. Cristian Hernandez, SS
  3. Brailyn Marquez, LHP
  4. Pete Crow-Armstrong, OF
  5. Jordan Wick, LHP
  6. Kevin Alcantara, OF
  7. Caleb Kilian, RHP
  8. Owen Caissie, OF
  9. D. J. Herz, LHP
  10. Yohendrick Pinango, OF

Source: Baseball America

2021

  1. Brailyn Marquez, LHP
  2. Brennen Davis, OF
  3. Miguel Amaya, C
  4. Ed Howard IV, SS
  5. Adbert Alzolay, RHP
  6. Kohl Franklin, RHP
  7. Ryan Jensen, RHP
  8. Christopher Morel, 3B
  9. Chase Strumpf, 2B
  10. Riley Thompson, RHP

Source: Baseball America

2020

  1. Brailyn Marquez, LHP
  2. Nico Hoerner, INF
  3. Brennen Davis, OF
  4. Miguel Amaya, C
  5. Chase Strumpf, 2B
  6. Cole Roederer, OF
  7. Ryan Jensen, RHP
  8. Ethan Hearn, C
  9. Riley Thompson, RHP
  10. Cory Abbott, RHP

Source: Baseball America

2019

  1. Nico Hoerner, SS
  2. Miguel Amaya, C
  3. Brailyn Marquez, LHP
  4. Cole Roederer, OF
  5. Brennen Davis, OF
  6. Adbert Alzolay, RHP
  7. Paul Richan, RHP
  8. Cory Abbott, RHP
  9. Justin Steele, LHP
  10. Aramis Ademan, SS

Source: Baseball America

2018

  1. Aramis Ademan, SS
  2. Adbert Alzolay, RHP
  3. Jose Albertos, RHP
  4. Victor Caratini, C-1B
  5. Alex Lange, RHP
  6. Oscar de la Cruz, RHP
  7. Brendon Little, LHP
  8. Thomas Hatch, RHP
  9. Jen-Ho Tseng, RHP
  10. Nelson Velazquez, OF

Source: Baseball America

2017

  1. Eloy Jimenez, OF
  2. Ian Happ, IF-OF
  3. Albert Almora Jr, OF
  4. Dylan Cease, RHP
  5. Oscar de la Cruz, RHP
  6. Mark Zagunis, OF
  7. Jeimer Candelario, 3B
  8. Trevor Clifton, RHP
  9. D. J. Wilson, OF
  10. Jose Albertos, RHP

Source: Baseball America

2016

  1. Gleyber Torres, SS
  2. Wilson Contreras, C
  3. Ian Happ, OF
  4. Duane Underwood, RHP
  5. Dylan Cease, RHP
  6. Albert Almora, OF
  7. Billy McKinney, OF
  8. Oscar de la Cruz, RHP
  9. Eloy Jimenez, OF
  10. Jeimer Candelario, 3B

Source: Baseball America

2015

  1. Kris Bryant, 3B
  2. Addison Russell, SS
  3. Jorge Soler, OF
  4. Kyle Schwarber, C
  5. C.J. Edwards, RHP
  6. Billy McKinney, OF
  7. Albert Almora, OF
  8. Gleyber Torres, SS
  9. Pierce Johnson, RHP
  10. Duane Underwood, RHP

Source: Baseball America

2013

  1. Javier Baez, SS
  2. Albert Almora, OF
  3. Jorge Soler, OF
  4. Aroldys Vizcaino, RHP
  5. Brett Jackson, OF
  6. Pierce Johnson, RHP
  7. Dan Vogelbach, 1B
  8. Jeimar Candelario, 3B
  9. Kyuji Fujikawa, RHP
  10. Arismendy Alcantara, SS

Source: Baseball America

2012

  1. Brett Jackson, OF
  2. Javier Baez, SS
  3. Matt Szczur, OF
  4. Trey McNutt, RHP
  5. Dillon Maples, RHP
  6. Welington Castillo, C
  7. Rafael Dolis, RHP
  8. Junior Lake, SS
  9. Josh Vitters, 3B
  10. Dan Vogelbach, 1B

Source: Baseball America

2011

  1. Chris Archer, RHP
  2. Brett Jackson, OF
  3. Trey McNutt, RHP
  4. Hak-Ju Lee, SS
  5. Josh Vitters, 3B
  6. Chris Carpenter, RHP
  7. Matt Szczur, OF
  8. Hayden Simpson, RHP
  9. Rafael Dolis, RHP
  10. Brandon Guyer, OF

Source: Baseball America

2010

  1. Starlin Castro, SS
  2. Brett Jackson, OF
  3. Josh Vitters, 3B
  4. Andrew Cashner, RHP
  5. Jay Jackson, RHP
  6. Hak-Ju Lee, SS
  7. Logan Watkins, 2B
  8. Chris Carpenter, RHP
  9. Ryan Flaherty, 2B
  10. D.J. LeMahieu, SS

Source: Baseball America

2009

  1. Josh Vitters, 3B
  2. Jeff Samardzija, RHP
  3. Andrew Cashner, RHP
  4. Dae-Eun Rhee, RHP
  5. Welington Castillo, C
  6. Kevin Hart, RHP
  7. Starlin Castro, SS
  8. Ryan Flaherty, SS
  9. Jay Jackson, RHP
  10. Hak-Ju Lee, SS

Source: Baseball America

2008

  1. Josh Vitters, 3B
  2. Geovany Soto, C
  3. Tyler Colvin, OF
  4. Jose Ceda, RHP
  5. Sean Gallagher, RHP
  6. Donald Veal, LHP
  7. Josh Donaldson, C
  8. Jeff Samardzija, RHP
  9. Tony Thomas, 2B
  10. Kevin Hart, RHP

Source: Baseball America

2007

  1. Felix Pie, OF
  2. Donald Veal, LHP
  3. Jeff Samardzija, RHP
  4. Tyler Colvin, OF
  5. Sean Gallagher, RHP
  6. Eric Patterson, 2B
  7. Scott Moore, 3B
  8. Ryan Harvey, OF
  9. Chris Huseby, RHP
  10. Mark Pawelek, LHP

Source: Baseball America

2006

  1. Felix Pie, OF
  2. Mark Pawelek, LHP
  3. Ronny Cedeno, SS
  4. Angel Guzman, RHP
  5. Rich Hill, LHP
  6. Sean Marshall, LHP
  7. Ricky Nolasco, RHP
  8. Ryan Harvey, OF
  9. Brian Dopirak, 1B
  10. Eric Patterson, 2B

Source: Baseball America

2005

  1. Brian Dopirak, 1B
  2. Felix Pie, OF
  3. Ryan Harvey, OF
  4. Angel Guzman, RHP
  5. Billy Petrick, RHP
  6. Renyel Pinto, LHP
  7. Sean Marshall, LHP
  8. Jon Leicester, RHP
  9. Grant Johnson, RHP
  10. Jason Dubois, OF

Source: Baseball America

2004

  1. Angel Guzman, RHP
  2. Justin Jones, LHP
  3. Ryan Harvey, OF
  4. Andy Sisco, LHP
  5. Felix Pie, OF
  6. Bobby Brownlie, RHP
  7. Chadd Blasko, RHP
  8. Brendan Harris, 3B
  9. David Kelton, OF
  10. Jae-kuk Ryu, RHP

Source: Baseball America

2003

  1. Hee Seop Choi, 1B
  2. Angel Guzman, RHP
  3. Andy Sisco, LHP
  4. Felix Pie, OF
  5. Nic Jackson, OF
  6. Francis Beltran, RHP
  7. Luke Hagerty, LHP
  8. Brendan Harris, 3B
  9. David Kelton, 1B
  10. Todd Wellemeyer, RHP

Source: Baseball America

2002

  1. Mark Prior, RHP
  2. Juan Cruz, RHP
  3. Hee Seop Choi, 1B
  4. David Kelton, 3B
  5. Bobby Hill, 2B
  6. Carlos Zambrano, RHP
  7. Nic Jackson, OF
  8. Ben Christensen, RHP
  9. Scott Chiasson, RHP
  10. Luis Montanez, SS

Source: Baseball America

2001

  1. Corey Patterson, OF
  2. Juan Cruz, RHP
  3. Hee Seop Choi, 1B
  4. Ben Christensen, RHP
  5. Carlos Zambrano, RHP
  6. Luis Montanez, SS
  7. David Kelton, 3B
  8. Bobby Hill, 2B
  9. John Webb, RHP
  10. Nate Frese, SS

Source: Baseball America

2000

  1. Corey Patterson, OF
  2. Hee Seop Choi, 1B
  3. Carlos Zambrano, RHP
  4. Ruben Quevedo, RHP
  5. Ben Christensen, RHP
  6. Jeff Goldbach, C
  7. Mike Meyers, RHP
  8. David Kelton, 3B
  9. Scott Downs, LHP
  10. Eric Hinske, 3B

Source: Baseball America

1999

  1. Corey Patterson, OF
  2. Kyle Farnsworth, RHP
  3. Chris Gissell, RHP
  4. Jaisen Randolph, OF
  5. Jose Nieves, SS
  6. Kyle Lohse, RHP
  7. Pat Cline, C
  8. Phil Norton, LHP
  9. Brian McNichol, LHP
  10. David Kelton, 3B

Source: Baseball America

1998

  1. Kerry Wood, RHP
  2. Todd Noel, RHP
  3. Pat Cline, C
  4. Jon Garland, RHP
  5. Chris Gissell, RHP
  6. Jason Smith, SS
  7. Courtney Duncan, RHP
  8. Dennis Abreu, SS
  9. Brad Ramsey, C
  10. Chad Meyers, 2B

Source: Baseball America

1997

  1. Kerry Wood, RHP
  2. Kevin Orie, 3B
  3. Pat Cline, C
  4. Jeremi Gonzalez, RHP
  5. Chris Gissell, RHP
  6. Quincy Carter, OF
  7. Brooks Kieschnick, OF
  8. Steve Rain, RHP
  9. Todd Noel, RHP
  10. Kyle Farnsworth, RHP

Source: Baseball America

1996

  1. Brooks Kieschnick, OF
  2. Kerry Wood, RHP
  3. Terry Adams, RHP
  4. Amaury Telemaco, RHP
  5. Pat Cline, C
  6. Jason Ryan, RHP
  7. Brian Stephenson, RHP
  8. Wade Walker, LHP
  9. Kevin Orie, 3B
  10. Robin Jennings, OF

Source: Baseball America

1995

  1. Brooks Kieschnick, OF
  2. Amaury Telemaco, RHP
  3. Kevin Orie, 3B
  4. Derek Wallace, RHP
  5. Jayson Peterson, RHP
  6. Mike Hubbard, C
  7. Javier Martinez, RHP
  8. Jason Ryan, RHP
  9. Doug Glanville, OF
  10. Brian Stephenson, RHP

Source: Baseball America

1993

  1. Jessie Hollins, RHP
  2. Steve Trachsel, RHP
  3. Derek Wallace, RHP
  4. Kevin Roberson, OF
  5. Dave Stevens, RHP
  6. Doug Glanville, OF
  7. Jose Viera, 3B
  8. Matt Walbeck, C
  9. Brant Brown, 1B
  10. Ozzie Timmons, OF

Source: Baseball America

1992

  1. Lance Dickson, LHP
  2. Pedro Castellano, 3B
  3. Ryan Hawblitzel, RHP
  4. Gary Scott, 3B
  5. Doug Glanville, OF
  6. Tim Parker, RHP
  7. Earl Cunningham, OF
  8. Elvin Paulino, 3B
  9. Turk Wendell, RHP
  10. Phil Dauphin, OF

Source: Baseball America

1991

  1. Lance Dickson, LHP
  2. Gary Scott, 3B
  3. Earl Cunningham, OF
  4. Jose Viera, 3B
  5. Jesse Hollins, RHP
  6. Sam Cheetham, RHP
  7. Rick Wilkins, C
  8. Pedro Castellano, 3B
  9. Paul Torres, OF
  10. Alex Arias, SS

Source: Baseball America

1989

  1. Mike Harkey, RHP
  2. Jerome Walton, OF
  3. Ty Griffin, 2B
  4. Rick Wilkins, C
  5. Frank Castillo, RHP
  6. Shawn Boskie, RHP
  7. Joe Girardi, C
  8. Dwight Smith, OF
  9. Roberto Smalls, RHP
  10. Derrick May, OF

Source: Baseball America

1988

  1. Mark Grace, 1B
  2. Mike Harkey, RHP
  3. RicK Wilkins, C
  4. Dave Masters, RHP
  5. Dwight Smith, OF
  6. Joe Girardi, C
  7. Pat Gomez, LHP
  8. Leonard Damian, RHP
  9. Jerome Walton, OF
  10. Doug Dascenzo, OF

Source: Baseball America

Cubs MLB Roster

Cubs Organizational Depth Chart
40-Man Roster Info

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36 players are on the MLB RESERVE LIST (four slots are open)  

Last updated 12-2-2022
 
* bats or throws left
# bats both

PITCHERS: 20
Adbert Alzolay
Javier Assad 
Ben Brown
Jeremiah Estrada
Kyle Hendricks
Codi Heuer 
* Brandon Hughes
Ryan Jensen
Caleb Kilian 
Mark Leiter Jr
Ethan Roberts 
Manuel Rodriguez
Michael Rucker
Adrian Sampson
* Justin Steele 
Marcus Stroman
Keegan Thompson
Erich Uelmen 
Hayden Wesneski
Rowan Wick

CATCHERS: 3 
Miguel Amaya
Yan Gomes
P. J. Higgins 

INFIELDERS: 7
Nico Hoerner
Nick Madrigal
* Miles Mastrobuoni
* Zach McKinstry
Christopher Morel
* Alfonso Rivas
Patrick Wisdom

OUTFIELDERS: 6
Kevin Alcantara 
Alexander Canario
Brennen Davis
# Ian Happ
Seiya Suzuki 
Nelson Velazquez

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