After the Cubs wrapped up their 5-round Draft, the organization's vice president of scouting Dan Kantrovitz stopped by the Cubs Weekly Podcast to share his thoughts on the picks.Kantrovitz is in his first year running the draft for the Cubs and believes it could not have gone any better, from the Ed Howard pick 16th overall to Koen Moreno in the 5th round.Then, MLB Pipeline's senior writer Jim Callis shared his thoughts on the Cubs draft with Cole Wright and Tony Andracki. In addition to evaluating each of the 5 picks, Callis explains what comes next for the Cubs and other MLB teams after the Draft and also made a bold statement about a current prospect in the Cubs system.
Matt Spiegel was joined by Jim Callis of MLB.com to discuss MLB's decision to reduce its amateur draft to just five rounds in 2020 during the coronavirus pandemic and how that will affect the league and its prospects.
Mike Mulligan and David Haugh were joined by Jim Callis of MLB Pipeline to discuss the White Sox's expectations and which teams have the most to offer the Cubs in a potential trade for star third baseman Kris Bryant. Callis also shared his thoughts on the Red Sox agreeing to trade star outfielder Mookie Betts to the Dodgers. (2/6/20)
Mike Mulligan and David Haugh were joined by Jim Callis of MLB Pipeline to discuss the expectations for Cubs rookie infielder Nico Hoerner, the decision by the White Sox to not call up top prospect Luis Robert and more. (9/11/19)