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2015 MLB draft: Chicago Cubs select OF Ian Happ in first round

Ian Happ is considered the best bat in the draft by many.

Ian Happ is considered the best bat in the draft by many. In the last two drafts, the Chicago Cubs have managed to snag the best college bats available. In 2013, they chose San Diego third baseman Kris Bryant with the second-overall pick, and he is now abusing baseballs in the major leagues. Last year, they took Indiana catcher Kyle Schwarber with the More...

by Dan Kirby | Published 3 months ago

Dansby Swanson has shown all five tools this spring.
By Dan Kirby On Monday, June 8th, 2015

2015 MLB draft — Final mock

My favorite day of the year has arrived. The 2015 MLB draft starts with the first two rounds today, rounds three through 10 tomorrow and rounds 11-40 on Wednesday. I have been covering the draft for years now, and More...

Triple Crown
By R. Lincoln Harris On Sunday, June 7th, 2015

Triple Crown reminder of how different things were in ’78

The Reggie! bar was a big deal back in 1978. (photo by R. Lincoln Harris) I’ll never forget the stretch run between Affirmed and Alydar in the Belmont Stakes back in 1978. It was just a few days before my More...

Robinson Cano
By Jed Rigney On Thursday, May 28th, 2015

What the heck is up with Robinson Cano?

One of the great perks for players who leave a team like the New York Yankees or the Boston Red Sox is getting away from the constant media attention. And in the case of Robinson Cano, this is probably why you More...

Trent Clark is a five-tool stud.
By Dan Kirby On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

2015 MLB draft: Chicago Cubs targets at 1.9 — hitters

Yesterday, I profiled seven pitchers the Cubs could target with their first-overall selection in the 2015 MLB draft. The last two years, many thought they would opt for a pitcher in the first round due to lack More...

Carson Fulmer is second in the country with 136 strikeouts.
By Dan Kirby On Monday, May 25th, 2015

2015 MLB draft: Chicago Cubs targets at 1.9 — pitchers

It was easier the last two years. Maybe not easier to nail the pick, but at least to put together a list of targets. The Cubs were picking fourth and second, respectively, and you didn’t have to think about eight More...

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