The CCO’s Cubs All-Prospect Team – Pitchers

The Cubs system is known for the position players up and down the organization at each affiliate. There is more pitching in the system than is recognized by most publications. Duane Underwood Jr., Carl Edwards Jr. and Pierce Johnson may headline the young arms in the organization while pitchers such as Ryan Williams, Jonathan Martinez, […]

The CCO’s Cubs All-Prospect Team – Position Players

The depth in the Cubs system has been well documented. And over the last four years, the prospects in the organization became more well-known the players on the big league team. The hard work and player development that has been done by the front office, minor league staffs and coordinators since June 2011 have started […]

Cubs 2015 Instructional League Roster

Baseball America posted the Cubs roster for the upcoming Instructional League that begins on Sept. 21. And the roster features several of the organization’s top prospects as well as recent International free agent signings. RHP Dylan Cease, LHP Carson Sands, LHP Justin Steele, LHP Bryan Hudson and RHP Oscar De La Cruz are among the […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 05/08/15

It was an up and down end of the week for the Cubs’ affiliates as Wednesday was a make-up day for Myrtle Beach and Tennessee. Charcer Burks and Gleyber Torres stayed hot for South Bend while no other prospect in the system may be as locked in as Billy McKinney right now. McKinney walked off […]

Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 05/01/15

Gleyber Torres and Jeremy Null continue to be the story for the South Bend Cubs as the organization’s Low-A affiliate improved to a game over .500. Torres finished his first month with South Bend with a .352/.446/.423 slash line with a .868 OPS. And Null was a perfect 2-0 in four starts with a 0.79 […]

The CCO’s Top 21 Cubs Prospects for 2015

Armed with an impressive group of hitting prospects, the Cubs organization has done an about face since the 2011 draft and is widely considered the top farm system in the game. The Cubs have added impact talent through the draft, trades and international signings. Kris Bryant and Addison Russell are two of the top five […]

CCO Fantasy Baseball League – World Series

Runnin’ Bredstiks are the CCO FBL CHAMPS! It doesn’t get much better than this. In what was the highest combined one week game of the year, Runnin’ Bredstiks wins the CCO FBL World Series. What came down to the final day with only 13 points separating the two teams, Bredstiks extended his lead with a […]

CCO Fantasy Baseball League – Playoffs Week 2

CCO FBL World Series – #5 Runnin’ Bredstiks vs #6 FL JimBoC The playoffs are an exciting time and this week we had two very good games that came down to Sunday to determine the winners. Good example this week of how head-to-head is not always the fairest or even the best way to do […]

CCO Fantasy Baseball League – Playoffs Week 1

The playoffs are an exciting time and after the seeding’s, the regular season records are out the window. Making the playoffs can be done with a good team, but even then you can miss the playoffs. But once you are in the playoffs it is just one week. Anything can happen and anyone can win […]

CCO Fantasy Baseball League – Week 21

The regular season is over. I hope everyone had fun this season.