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Iowa Cubs 2014 preview

Javier Baez is the top name in Des Moines but Iowa's roster is loaded with Cub prospects on the fringe of Wrigley Field. Northsiders Report breaks down the roster to start the 2014 season at Principal Park.

If you want an indication of how the Cubs rebuild is coming, compare the opening day rosters at Iowa the last two years—its quite a stark contrast. In 2013, the roster was filled with former MLB journeymen looking to get back into the bigs. The Cubs front office ran 62 different players (half spent time in MLB) through the AAA affiliate, involving 172 transactions. This year's roster is littered... Recommended Stories

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