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    Cubs Depth Chart—Shortstop

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    Cubs Depth Chart—Second Base

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    Cubs Depth Chart—Catchers

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    Cubs hire hitting coach; 10/9 recap

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    Cubs prospects, AFL preview

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    Cubs Depth Chart—Third Base

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    Cubs Depth Chart—Shortstop

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    Cubs Depth Chart—Second Base

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    Cubs Depth Chart—Catchers

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    Cubs hire hitting coach; 10/9 recap

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    Cubs prospects, AFL preview

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    Cubs Depth Chart—Third Base

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Cubs Recap Oct. 19-20

A look at Cubs prospects in Arizona, Dominican and Venezuela as well as an update on Arismendy Alcantara’s winter plans. Former Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano made news as a DH on Monday and Manny Ramirez collected his first hit.

Cubs Oct. 17-18 Recap

Bijan Rademacher had a pair of hits to help Mesa to another win in the Arizona Fall League. Junior Lake and Manny Ramirez are both playing in the DWL.

Cubs Oct. 16 Recap

Missing most of the season with an arm injury, Ivan Pineyro tossed three shutout innings in his first Arizona Fall League start. The Dominican League opened on Thursday night with Junior Lake starting in left field for Estrellas.

10/15 Cubs Recap

C.J. Edwards tossed three shutout innings and earned the win against Peoria in Arizona Fall League action. Bijan Rademacher had two hits in the win and Addison Russell added a RBI double. Willson Contreras had three hits and help lead Aragua to victory in the Venezuelan Winter League.

10/14 Cubs Recap

The Mesa Solar Sox and Cubs prospects continue to struggle in the Arizona Fall League as the club dropped its fourth game in five tries on Tuesday.

10/13 Cubs Recap

Willson Contreras drove home a pair of runs to help lead Aragua to a win over Buddy Bailey’s team. Cubs prospects continue to struggle at the plate in the AFL.

Cubs 10/12 Recap

Mesa got their first win of the season as A’s prospect Matt Olsen slugged a pair of homers. Greyfer Euegua, who hadn’t pitched since July, made his debut in the VWL.

Oct. 10 Cubs Recap

C.J. Edwards made his Arizona Fall league debut, working two innings in Mesa’s 14-3 loss. Billy McKinney won the home run derby at fall instruct beating pitcher Scott Frazier. Play got under way in Mexico and a pari of former Cubs has success in Venezuela.

AFL Rained out, 10/8 Cubs Recap

For the first time since 2011, a game was rained out in the Arizona Fall League, canceling Mesa’s game with Glendale.

Mueller resigns, AFL kicks off

Cubs were making headlines off the field as hitting coach Bill Mueller resigned. The Arizona Fall league got underway on Tuesday as Addison Russell was the only Cubs prospect in the starting lineup and delivered a two-run single in Mesa’s 9-3 loss.

Cubs claim Ortiz off waivers

Cubs Depth Chart—First Base

With Anthony Rizzo manning first base at Wrigley, the Cubs don’t have a stockpile of first basemen in waiting to unseat the 2014 all-star. Daniel Vogelbach just finished his second year of A-ball and Dustin Geiger took a step back in AA in 2014. Here’s a look at the Cubs organizational depth at first base.

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