Tuesday is the deadline for MLB teams to set their 40-man roster and the Cubs made some corresponding moves.
Javier Baez is missing out on the chance to develop further in the Arizona Fall League.
Cubs top prospect Javier Baez, who has been playing in the Arizona Fall League, may miss the rest of the fall after injuring his thumb.
The 2012 Cubs could have had a representative on the AL-pennant-winning Tigers, as utilityman and lefty-masher Jeff Baker was dealt to Detroit at the trading deadline.
As hard as it is to believe, the Cubs minor league system will continue to play games even without the first half juggernaut that was Anthony Rizzo.