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2014 Assume the Position: 1B

In Commentary And Analysis by myles

It's the second installment of Assume the Position for 2014. Here are some relevant articles: 2014 Assume the Position: Catchers 2013 Assume the Position: First Base       Last Year 2014 Career   Name Age (2014 season) AVG OBP SLG wOBA Oliver wOBA AVG OBP SLG wOBA MLB Rizzo 23 .233 .323 .419 .325 .336 .238 .324 .412 .323 …

Cubs Sign International Free Agents Mark Malave and Ricardo Marcano

In Unobstructed Views by dmick89

Terms aren’t yet available, but the Cubs have signed two more international free agents. Scouting reports for the players are below. Malave is the 8th ranked international free agent, one spot ahead of Enrique Acosta who the Cubs gave big bucks to. Malave’s arm might be his best tool. He has a short arm stroke and delivers plus throws consistently …