Davis, Marquez climbing toward Wrigley

Prospect projects stand out as Chicago retools farm system

Brennen Davis compiled a .305/.381/.525 slash line for Class A South Bend in his first full season. (Tim Reilly/MiLB.com)

By Joe Bloss | October 21, 2019 10:01 AM ET

Chicago Cubs No. 3 prospect Brennen Davis and fourth-ranked Brailyn Marquez were among the Organization All-Stars to flash potential in 2019.

Joe Bloss is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @jtbloss. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

View More

Kendall feeling cool in the desert

Late-season surge rekindles confidence for Dodgers prospect

Jeren Kendall batted .296/.367/.444 with a homer and five RBIs in his first eight Arizona Fall League games. (Buck Davidson/Getty Images)

By Michael Avallone | October 21, 2019 10:01 AM ET

Dodgers outfield prospect Jeren Kendall is using a strong final month of the regular season as a springboard in the Arizona Fall League.

Michael Avallone is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @MavalloneMiLB. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

View More

Flying Squirrels? No, Ardillas Voladoras!

Guest reporter Canetti examines Richmond's Copa identity

The Richmond Flying Squirrels' "Las Ardillas Voladores" identity helped the team connect with their Latino fans. (Photo: Craig Canetti)

By Benjamin Hill | October 18, 2019 3:02 PM ET

Guest writer Jae Canetti visited Richmond's The Diamond, where the Flying Squirrels transformed into their Las Ardillas Voladoras Copa de la Diversión identity.

Benjamin Hill is a reporter for MiLB.com and writes Ben's Biz Blog. Follow Ben on Twitter @bensbiz. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

View More

M's Rodriguez shut down in Fall League

No. 25 overall prospect sidelined with mild strain in lower back

Julio Rodriguez batted .462/.514/.738 in 17 games after he was promoted to the California League. (Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

By Katie Woo | October 19, 2019 11:49 PM ET

Mariners No. 2 prospect Julio Rodriguez has been shut down for the final week of the Arizona Fall League season after being diagnosed with a lower back strain.

Katie Woo is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow her on Twitter @katiejwoo. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

View More

Toolshed: Nationals pitcher in Sharp shape

As club makes history, its No. 13 prospect standing out in AFL

Sterling Sharp has posted a 1.00 WHIP through five starts in the Arizona Fall League. (Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

By Sam Dykstra | October 18, 2019 10:05 AM ET

Washington Nationals No. 13 prospect Sterling Sharp has continued impressing in the Arizona Fall League while his organization looks forward to its first World Series appearance.

Sam Dykstra is a reporter for MiLB.com. Follow and interact with him on Twitter, @SamDykstraMiLB. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

View More

Stephenson, Aquino surge for Cincinnati

Pair of Reds prospects leaps forward to lead promising bunch

Tyler Stephenson threw out 26.9 percent of would-be base stealers this season. (Brian McLeod/MiLB.com)

By Jordan Wolf | October 18, 2019 10:02 AM ET

Tyler Stephenson and Aristides Aquino both turned in career-propelling seasons to lead a promising crop of 2019 Cincinnati Reds Organization All-Stars.

Jordan Wolf is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter: @byjordanwolf. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

View More

Adell focused on taking next step in AFL

Top Angels prospect missed first two months of regular season

Since a 1-for-24 start, Jo Adell is batting .358 (19-for-53) in the Arizona Fall League. (Buck Davidson/Getty Images)

By Rob Terranova | October 17, 2019 10:05 AM ET

After missing the first two months of the season, top Angels prospect Jo Adell is looking to make up for lost time in the Arizona Fall League while taking the next step in his development.

Rob Terranova is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter, @RobTnova24. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

View More

Planning for 2020 in Jacksonville

Chapter 1: Evolution of the Jumbo Shrimp promo schedule

The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp staged a wide array of unique and attention-getting promos in 2019. What will they do for an encore?

By Benjamin Hill | October 17, 2019 10:01 AM ET

In the first installment of a series, Ben Hill speaks with Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp promotions director David Ratz to find out how the team's promos come to be.

Benjamin Hill is a reporter for MiLB.com and writes Ben's Biz Blog. Follow Ben on Twitter @bensbiz. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

View More

Lewis, Sharp win AFL Week 4 awards

Twins infielder, Nationals right-hander are latest honorees

Royce Lewis and Sterling Sharp were each strong in a short week in the Fall League. (Jennifer Stewart, Buck Davidson)

By Sam Dykstra | October 16, 2019 5:33 PM ET

Top Twins prospect Royce Lewis and Nationals right-hander Sterling Sharp were named Arizona Fall League Player and Pitcher of the Week for Week 4.

Sam Dykstra is a reporter for MiLB.com. Follow and interact with him on Twitter, @SamDykstraMiLB. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

View More

Robert, Madrigal form future for White Sox

Outfielder, second baseman continue quick climbs to Majors

Luis Robert ranked second among all Minor Leaguers with 314 total bases and fourth with 74 extra-base hits. (Laura Wolff/Charlotte Knights)

By Brian Stultz | October 16, 2019 10:34 AM ET

Luis Robert and Nick Madrigal continue to work their way to the big leagues after big seasons that saw both Top 100 prospects break out for their respective White Sox affiliates.

Brian Stultz is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @brianjstultz. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

View More