Prospects / Minors: February 2009 Archives

I've been a Chicago Cubs fan since I was little so naturally when I stumbled across "Chicago Cubs Online" I was an instant fan. I am a baseball columnist and have written for numerous sites including my blog "The Diamond Cutter" ( where I have covered Major League Baseball and it's prospects.

Earlier this winter I started my annual coverage of the top five prospects from each organization. I wanted to share my Cubs list with the community to see how you feel its stacks up. I have received input from the baseball world and would now like some discussion from true Cubs fans. Who do you think are the top prospects?

1.) Josh Vitters Position: Third Base | 2008 Rank: #1 Bats: Right | Throws: Right | Height: 6-3 | Weight: 195

Scouting Report: Vitters was the best high school hitter to come out of the 2007 draft. What makes him so special at the pl ...