Spring training has been officially underway for a few days and some of you just might not know who those players walking around with numbers such as 70, 67, and 71 stitched to their jerseys are.
But as random as their jersey numbers are, the player’s presence at spring training is not.
Some of those players are the organization’s best and brightest overall and positional prospects taking part in their first or second big league spring training. While others, yes, are simply trying to earn any sort of contract.
The following players lie somewhere in the former.
This list is not a compilation of scouting reports of the organization’s overall top 10 players, but rather the 10 best prospects at currently participating in the Cubs 2013 spring training.