Players of the Day for August 11, 2022 – Smokies Were Dealing It Tonight!

Players of the Day for August 11, 2022 – Smokies Were Dealing It Tonight!

Walker Powell - Picture by Todd Johnson Debut of the Day Congrats go out to Delvin Zinn and his family as Delvin became the father of a little girl today! She is just a cutie! https://twitter.com/delvinzinn3/status/1557857991499579392 As rough as last night was for...

Affiliate Update – South Bend Is Full Steam Ahead for the Playoffs

Affiliate Update – South Bend Is Full Steam Ahead for the Playoffs

South Bend Manager Lance Rymel - Picture by Todd Johnson Before the pandemic, following the South Bend Cubs in the western part of the division meant that I only got to see them about four times a year. It was usually for a week at a time and one of those weeks always...

Baseball America’s Newest Top 30 List Has Some New Faces in Different Places

Baseball America’s Newest Top 30 List Has Some New Faces in Different Places

Pete Crow-Armstrong - Picture by Todd Johnson It wasn’t too long ago that all four of us here at North Side Bound put out our midseason prospect lists. Our reasoning behind that was that we wanted to see the draft picks and any newly traded for prospects get some...

Draft Pick Profile -Will Frisch Might Be the Best Risk the Cubs Made in the Draft

Draft Pick Profile -Will Frisch Might Be the Best Risk the Cubs Made in the Draft

Will Frisch - Photo via Oregon State University Coming out of high school, Will Frisch was thought highly enough of to be taken in the 36th Round of the 2019 MLB draft by the Minnesota twins. Nothing ever came of that and Frisch went ahead and followed his commitment...

Tuesday Transactions – Not Much in the Works Today After Last Night

Tuesday Transactions – Not Much in the Works Today After Last Night

As most of you are reading this, I am probably getting ready to load up my truck and go top off the gas and head north on I 39 towards Appleton, Wisconsin. Along the way, I’ll make a pit stop and check the transaction wires to see what kind of moves the Cubs made...

Affiliate Update – Myrtle Beach Has Some Things to Clean Up Before the Playoffs

Affiliate Update – Myrtle Beach Has Some Things to Clean Up Before the Playoffs

You all know the story by now. Myrtle Beach had the best record in all of minor league baseball in the first half of the year. They won their division by one game over Charleston and earned a spot in the Carolina League playoffs. Now here’s the rest of the story. Good...

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