Kris Bryant is getting rewarded for his dominant season as it was announced Tuesday the Cubs' slugging prospect was named to the Southern League All-Star Game.
The minor-league baseball season opens Thursday evening and once again, the focus will be on the prospects in the Cubs organization.
The Cougars' roster looks a little bit different as the Cubs enter Year 2 with Class-A Kane County in the Chicagoland suburbs.
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.