Jeimer Candelario


The minor-league baseball season opens Thursday evening and once again, the focus will be on the prospects in the Cubs organization.


The Cubs are coming.

Theo Epstein said the organization's top prospects have used that as a rallying cry as they worked out over the winter.


Everybody has a different opinion on prospects.

It's part of the reason why they're called "prospects." There are no guarantees with young players. They're all just possibilities.


As the Cubs' top young players were busy showcasing their skills at the team's prospect camp this week, the experts at FanGraphs were ranking them in order.

8m's John Sickels released his Top 20 (21) Cubs prospects for 2014