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Below is a partial list of minor league baseball players in the Chicago Cubs system:

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Cory AbbottEdit

Cory Abbott
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1995-09-20) September 20, 1995 (age 23)
San Diego, California
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Cory James Abbott (born September 20, 1995) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Abbott attended Junipero Serra High School in San Diego, California. As a senior, he went 7-2 with a 1.52 ERA.[1] Undrafted out of high school in the 2014 MLB draft, he enrolled and played college baseball at Loyola Marymount University.[2] As a junior in 2017, he went 11-2 with a 1.74 ERA in 15 starts[3] and threw a perfect game.[4] After the season, he was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the second round of the 2017 Major League Baseball draft.[5]

Abbott signed with the Cubs and made his professional season with the Eugene Emeralds, compiling a 3.86 ERA in 14 innings. He pitched 2018 with the South Bend Cubs and Myrtle Beach Pelicans, going 8-6 with a 2.50 ERA in 22 starts between the two clubs,[6] and started 2019 with the Tennessee Smokies.[7]

Aramis AdemánEdit

Aramis Ademán
Chicago Cubs
Shortstop
Born: (1998-09-13) September 13, 1998 (age 20)
Santiago, Dominican Republic
Bats: Left Throws: Right

Aramis Rainier Ademán Sánchez (born September 13, 1998) is a Dominican professional baseball shortstop in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Ademán signed with the Chicago Cubs as an international free agent in July 2015.[8] He made his professional debut in 2016 with the Dominican Summer League Cubs[9] and spent the whole season there, posting a .254 batting average with 16 RBIs and 17 stolen bases in 59 games.

Ademán spent 2017 with both the Eugene Emeralds and South Bend Cubs, batting a combined .267 with seven home runs and 42 RBIs in 68 total games between both teams.[10][11] After the season, he was named the Cubs number one prospect by Baseball America.[12] In 2018, he played for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans where he hit .207 with three home runs and 38 RBIs in 114 games.[13] He returned to Myrtle Beach to begin 2019.[14]

Adbert AlzolayEdit

Adbert Alzolay
Chicago Cubs – No. 73
Pitcher
Born: (1995-03-01) March 1, 1995 (age 24)
Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Adbert Marcelo Alzolay (born March 1, 1995) is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Alzolay signed with the Chicago Cubs as an international free agent in November 2012. He made his professional debut in 2013 with the Venezuelan Summer League Cubs and spent the whole season there, posting a 5-3 record and 1.07 ERA in 15 games. He pitched with the Arizona League Cubs and Boise Hawks in 2014, going a combined 2-5 with a 7.90 ERA in ten total games between both teams, the Eugene Emeralds in 2015 where he went 6-2 with a 2.04 ERA, and the South Bend Cubs in 2016, pitching to a 9-4 record and 4.34 ERA in 22 games (twenty starts).

Alzolay spent 2017 with both the Myrtle Beach Pelicans and the Tennessee Smokies, posting a combined 7-4 record and 2.99 ERA in 22 starts.[15][16][17] After the season, he played in the Arizona Fall League and was selected to play in the Fall Stars Game.[18][19] The Cubs added him to their 40-man roster after the season.[20]

MLB.com ranked Alzolay as Chicago's top prospect going into the 2018 season.[21]

Miguel AmayaEdit

Miguel Amaya
Chicago Cubs
Catcher
Born: (1999-03-09) March 9, 1999 (age 20)
Chitré, Panama
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Miguel Antonio Amaya (born March 9, 1999) is a Panamanian professional baseball catcher in the Chicago Cubs organization. As of May 2019 he is ranked as the #81 prospect in baseball according to MLB.com

Amaya signed with the Chicago Cubs as an international free agent in July 2015.[22] He made his professional debut in 2016 with the Dominican Summer League Cubs where he hit .245 with one home run and 22 RBIs in 58 games.

Amaya played 2017 with the Eugene Emeralds where he slashed .228/.266/.338 with three home runs and 26 RBIs in 58 games,[23] and spent 2018 with the South Bend Cubs,[24] slashing .256/.349/.403 with 12 home runs and 52 RBIs in 116 games.[25] He was selected to play in that year's All-Star Futures Game.[26]

Amaya began 2019 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans.[27]

Charcer BurksEdit

Charcer Burks
Chicago Cubs
Outfielder
Born: (1995-03-09) March 9, 1995 (age 24)
Houston, Texas
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Charcer Lanart Burks (born March 9, 1995) is an American professional baseball outfielder in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Burks attended William B. Travis High School in Austin, Texas. He was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the ninth round of the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft.[28] He signed and spent 2013 with the Arizona League Cubs[29] where he slashed .269/.344/.296 in 31 games. He spent 2014 with both the AZL Cubs and Boise Hawks, compiling a combined .311 batting average with one home run, 30 RBIs, and an .802 OPS in 57 total games between the two teams, 2015 with the South Bend Cubs where he batted .257 with three home runs, 44 RBIs, and 28 stolen bases in 116 games, and 2016 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans where he collected a .247 batting average with 11 home runs, 43 RBIs, and .763 OPS in 124 games.

Burks spent 2017 with the Tennessee Smokies, where he posted a .270 batting average with ten home runs and 40 RBIs in 121 games.[30] After the season, he played in the Arizona Fall League.[31] He returned to the Smokies in 2018, batting .229 with six home runs and 33 RBIs in 125 games.[32] In 2019, Burks once again began the year with Tennessee.[33]

Trevor CliftonEdit

Trevor Clifton
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1995-05-11) May 11, 1995 (age 24)
Maryville, Tennessee
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Trevor Blaine Clifton (born May 11, 1995) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Clifton attended Heritage High School in Maryville, Tennessee. He committed to play college baseball at the University of Kentucky.[34] He was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 12th round of the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft.[35] He signed with the Cubs and made his professional debut with the Arizona League Cubs.[36] He spent 2014 with the Boise Hawks, posting a 4-2 record with a 3.69 ERA in 13 starts and 2015 with the South Bend Cubs, posting an 8-10 record with a 3.98 ERA in 23 games (22 starts).[37] Clifton spent 2016 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans where he went 7-7 with a 2.72 ERA, along with 129 strikeouts in 119 innings.[38] He spent 2017 with the Tennessee Smokies where he posted a 5-8 record with a 5.20 ERA in 21 starts,[39] and 2018 with both the Smokies and the Iowa Cubs, compiling a combined 7-7 record and 3.43 ERA in 26 games (24 starts) between both teams.[40]

Clifton returned to Iowa to begin 2019.[41]

Oscar De La CruzEdit

Oscar De La Cruz
Chicago Cubs – No. 71
Pitcher
Born: (1995-03-04) March 4, 1995 (age 24)
La Romana, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Oscar Eduardo De La Cruz (born March 4, 1995) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

De La Cruz signed with the Chicago Cubs as an international free agent in October 2012. He made his professional debut with the Dominican Summer League Cubs in 2013 and pitched 2014 with them. In 2015, he played for the Eugene Emeralds.[42] After missing the first two months of the 2016 season due to injury, De La Cruz appeared in three games with the Arizona League Cubs and Euguene, before pitching for the South Bend Cubs,[43][44] where he posted a 3.25 ERA in six games. De La Cruz spent 2017 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, where he went 4-3 with a 3.34 ERA in 56.2 innings.[45] The Cubs added him to their 40-man roster after the season.[20]

MLB.com ranked De La Cruz as Chicago's third best prospect going into the 2018 season.[21]

On July 6, 2018, De La Cruz was suspended 80 games for testing positive for furosemide, the same substance Robinson Cano was banned for earlier in the year.

Thomas HatchEdit

Thomas Hatch
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1994-09-24) September 24, 1994 (age 24)
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Thomas Hatch (born September 29, 1994) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Chicago Cubs organization.

Hatch attended Jenks High School in Jenks, Oklahoma.[46] As a junior, he went 7-2 with a 1.60 ERA.[47] He was not drafted out of high school in the 2013 MLB draft, and he enrolled at Oklahoma State University and pitched for the Oklahoma State Cowboys. He did not pitch in 2015 due to a sprained ulnar collateral ligament of the elbow, which did not require surgery. He pitched extensively in 2016, as Oklahoma State reached the 2016 College World Series. In 2016, his junior year, Hatch went 9-3 with a 2.14 ERA in 19 starts, winning the Big 12 Conference Baseball Pitcher of the Year Award.[48]

Hatch was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the third round, with the 104th overall selection, of the 2016 MLB draft. He signed with the Cubs, receiving a $573,900 signing bonus.[49] He did not pitch in 2016 after signing.[50] He made his professional debut in 2017 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans of the Class A-Advanced Carolina League,[51] posting a 5-11 record with a 4.04 ERA in 26 starts.[52]

MLB.com ranked Hatch as Chicago's seventh best prospect going into the 2018 season.[21] He spent the 2018 season with the Tennessee Smokies of the Class AA Southern League, compiling an 8-6 record with a 3.82 ERA in 26 starts.[53] He returned to Tennessee to start the 2019 season.[54]

Ryan JensenEdit

Ryan Jensen
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1997-11-23) November 23, 1997 (age 21)
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Ryan Jensen (born November 23, 1997) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization. He played college baseball at Fresno State University.[55][56][57]

Jensen attended Salinas High School in Salinas, California. In 2016, as a senior, he went 2-5 with a 2.75 ERA.[58] He was not drafted in the 2016 MLB draft, thus enrolling at Fresno State University. He struggled as a freshman in 2017 and as a sophomore in 2018, posting ERAs of 6.60 and 5.35, respectively.[59] He broke out as a junior in 2019, going 12-1 with a 2.88 ERA in 16 games[60] and being named Mountain West Conference Pitcher of the Year.[61]

Jensen was selected by the Chicago Cubs with the 27th overall pick in the 2019 MLB draft.[62][63][64] He signed with the Cubs for $2 million.[65][66]

Brendon LittleEdit

Brendon Little
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1996-08-11) August 11, 1996 (age 22)
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
Bats: Left Throws: Left

Brendon David Little (born August 11, 1996) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Little graduated from Conestoga High School in 2015. He was drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 36th round of the 2015 MLB draft, but he chose not to sign and instead decided to enroll at the University of North Carolina to play college baseball.[67] After appearing in only four games as a freshman in 2016, he transferred to the State College of Florida, Manatee–Sarasota.[68][69][70] In 2017, his sophomore year, he went 5-3 with a 2.53 ERA in 15 starts.[71] After his sophomore season, was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the first round of the 2017 MLB draft.[72][73] He signed, and was assigned to the Eugene Emeralds, where he went 0-2 with a 9.37 ERA in six starts.[74]

Little spent the 2018 season with the South Bend Cubs, compiling a 5-11 record with 5.15 ERA in 22 games (21 starts).[75] Little began 2019 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans on the injured list.[76]

Eddy Julio MartínezEdit

Eddy Julio Martinez
 
Martinez with the South Bend Cubs in 2016
Chicago Cubs
Outfielder
Born: (1995-01-18) January 18, 1995 (age 24)
Las Tunas, Cuba
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Eddy Julio Martinez (born January 18, 1995) is a Cuban professional baseball outfielder in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Martinez was considered a top international free agent for 2015.[77] His signing came under some controversy as it was originally thought he had signed with the San Francisco Giants for a $2.5 million bonus, but other agents working for Martinez had worked out a $3 million bonus with the Chicago Cubs.[78] On October 19, 2015 Major League Baseball sided with the Cubs, and Martinez signed with the team.[78]

Martinez made his debut in 2016 with the South Bend Cubs and spent the whole year there, posting a .254 batting average with ten home runs and 67 RBIs in 126 games. He spent 2017 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans where he batted .244 with 14 home runs and 61 RBIs in 127 games, and 2018 with the Tennessee Smokies where he hit .221 with 12 home runs and 54 RBIs in 119 games.[79] He returned to the Smokies to begin 2019.

Dakota MekkesEdit

Dakota Mekkes
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1994-11-06) November 6, 1994 (age 24)
Jenison, Michigan
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Dakota Mekkes (born November 6, 1994) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Mekkes attended Jenison High School in Jenison, Michigan. As a senior in 2013, he was 6-1 with a 2.28 ERA and 73 strikeouts.[80] He went undrafted out of high school in the 2013 MLB draft and enrolled at Michigan State University where he played college baseball.[81] He redshirted his 2014 freshman season and pitched only 12 innings as a redshirt freshman in 2015, but broke out as a redshirt sophomore in 2016, going 3-2 with a 1.74 ERA in 57 relief innings, striking out 96.[82] After the season, he was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 10th round of the 2016 Major League Baseball draft.[83]

Mekkes signed and spent his first professional season with the Arizona League Cubs and Eugene Emeralds, pitching to a combined 1-1 record and a 1.80 ERA in 20 relief innings pitched between both teams. He pitched 2017 with the South Bend Cubs and Myrtle Beach Pelicans, going 8-2 with a 0.98 ERA and a 1.00 WHIP in 42 total relief appearances,[84] and started 2018 with Tennessee Smokies before being promoted to the Iowa Cubs.[85][86] In 41 relief appearances between the two clubs, he was 4-0 with a 1.17 ERA and a 1.21 WHIP.[87]

Mekkes returned to Iowa to begin the 2019 season.[88]

Tyson MillerEdit

Tyson Miller
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1995-07-29) July 29, 1995 (age 23)
Fairfield, California
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Tyson Miller (born July 29, 1995) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Miller attended Shadow Hills High School in Indio, California. In 2013, as a senior, he went 6-0 with a 0.19 ERA.[89] He was not drafted in the 2013 MLB draft, thus enrolling at California Baptist University where he played college baseball.[90] In 2014, his freshman year, he appeared in 13 games (ten starts), going 7-1 with a 2.63 ERA, and in 2015, as a sophomore, he went 7-3 with a 3.32 ERA in 14 games (13 starts),[91] earning a spot on the Pacific West Conference Second Team.[92] As a junior in 2017, Miller pitched to a 9-3 record with a 2.27 ERA in 16 games (15 starts).[93] He was named to the PacWest First Team.[94] After the season, he was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the fourth round of the 2016 Major League Baseball draft.[95][96]

Miller signed with Chicago and spent his first professional season with the Arizona League Cubs and Eugene Emeralds,[97] going 2-1 with a 3.14 ERA in 28.2 innings. He spent 2017 with the South Bend Cubs, pitching to a 6-7 record and a 4.48 ERA in 28 games (twenty starts), and 2018 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans,[98] going 9-9 with a 3.54 ERA in 23 starts.[99] He started 2019 with the Tennessee Smokies.[100]

Cole RoedererEdit

Cole Roederer
Chicago Cubs
Outfielder
Born: (1999-09-24) September 24, 1999 (age 19)
Newhall, California
Bats: Left Throws: Left

Cole Roederer (born September 24, 1999) is an American baseball outfielder in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Roederer attended William S. Hart High School in Newhall, California.[101] In 2018, as a senior, he batted .392 with seven home runs and 19 RBIs.[102] After his senior year, the Chicago Cubs drafted Roederer with the 77th overall pick of the 2018 MLB draft.[103][104] He signed with the Cubs,[105] forgoing his committment to play college baseball at UCLA.[106]

After signing, Roederer was assigned to the Arizona League Cubs. He homered in his first at-bat of his first professional game.[107] He finished the year in Arizona batting .275 with five home runs, 24 RBIs, and 13 stolen bases in 36 games.[108] He began the 2019 season with the South Bend Cubs.[109]

Michael RuckerEdit

Michael Rucker
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1994-04-27) April 27, 1994 (age 25)
Columbus, Mississippi
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Michael Patrick Rucker (born April 27, 1994) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Rucker attended and played baseball Auburn Riverside High School in Auburn, Washington.[110] In 2011, as a junior, he was 8-2 with a 1.51 ERA.[111] Undrafted out of high school in the 2012 MLB draft, Rucker enrolled at Gonzaga University to play college baseball for the Bulldogs.[112] After his freshman year at Gonzaga, he transferred to Brigham Young University where he played baseball for the Cougars.[113] In 2016, as a junior at BYU, he was 11-1 with a 2.73 ERA,[114] earning a spot on the All-West Coast Conference First Team.[115] After his junior year, Rucker was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 11th round of the 2016 MLB draft,[116] and signed with the for $180,000.[117]

After signing, Rucker made his professional debut with the AZL Cubs before finishing the season with the Eugene Emeralds; in 12.2 relief innings pitched between both teams, he did not give up an earned run and was 3-0. He began 2017 with the South Bend Cubs, and after seven relief appearances in which he compiled a 1.42 ERA, he was promoted to the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, where he transition into a starting pitcher.[118] In 20 games (15 starts) for Myrtle Beach, he was 5-5 with a 2.51 ERA.[119] He spent the 2018 season with the Tennessee Smokies,[120] going 9-6 with a 3.73 ERA in 26 starts.[121] He returned to Tennessee to begin 2019.[122]

Zack ShortEdit

Zack Short
Chicago Cubs
Shortstop
Born: (1995-05-29) May 29, 1995 (age 24)
Kingston, New York
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Zachary Ryan Short (born May 29, 1995) is an American professional baseball shortstop in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Short attended Kingston High School in Kingston, New York and played college baseball at Sacred Heart University. He was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 17th round of the 2016 Major League Baseball draft.[123]

After signing, Short spent his first professional season with both the Arizona League Cubs and Eugene Emeralds where he batted .257 with one home run and 31 RBIs in 53 games between the two teams. He played 2017 with the South Bend Cubs and Myrtle Beach Pelicans, slashing a combined .250/.383/.419 with 13 home runs, 47 RBIs, and 18 stolen bases in 131 games, and 2018 with the Tennessee Smokies,[124][125] hitting .227 with 17 home runs and 59 RBIs in 124 games.[126]

The Cubs invited Short to spring training in 2019.[127] He began 2019 with the Iowa Cubs.[128]

Justin SteeleEdit

Justin Steele
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1995-07-11) July 11, 1995 (age 23)
Lucedale, Mississippi
Bats: Left Throws: Left

Justin C. Steele (born July 11, 1995) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Steele attended George County High School in Lucedale, Mississippi.[129] He was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the fifth round of the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft.[130] He made his professional debut with the Arizona League Cubs, compiling a 2.89 ERA in 18.2 innings pitched.

Steele pitched 2015 with the Eugene Emeralds, going 3-1 with a 2.66 ERA in ten starts, and 2016 with the South Bend Cubs, pitching to a 5-7 record with a 5.00 ERA in 19 starts. He started 2017 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, but had his season cut short in August due to injury which required Tommy John Surgery.[131][132] In 20 starts prior to the injury, he went 6-7 with a 2.92 ERA. He returned from the injury in 2018 and pitched for the Arizona League Cubs, Myrtle Beach and Tennessee Smokies, pitching to a combined 2-2 record with a 2.31 ERA in 11 starts.[133] After the season, he played in the Arizona Fall League.[134] The Cubs also added him to their 40-man roster after the season.[135]

Steele returned to the Smokies to begin 2019.[136]

Jake StinnettEdit

Jake Stinnett
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1992-04-25) April 25, 1992 (age 27)
Vista, California
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Jake Douglas Stinnett (born April 25, 1992) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

After graduating from Rancho Buena Vista High School in Vista, California, Stinnett played college baseball at the University of Maryland from 2011 to 2014. After his junior season he was drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 29th round of the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft.[137] Stinnett did not sign with the Pirates and returned to Maryland for his senior season.[138] On March 31, 2014, he threw a no-hitter against UMass.[139] For his career, Stinnett went 14–11 with a 2.78 earned run average (ERA) with 197 strikeouts.

After his senior season, Stinnett was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the second round of the 2014 MLB Draft.[140] He signed with the Cubs and made his professional debut with the Arizona League Cubs. He was later promoted to the Boise Hawks where he ended the year. Stinnett spent the 2015 season with the South Bend Cubs, where he put up a 4.46 ERA and 4.20 FIP. During the 2016 season, Stinnett played for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans where he posted a 9-4 record with a 4.27 ERA.[141] In 2017, he played the Tennessee Smokies, where he went 0-1 with a 0.61 ERA in 14.2 innings, and in 2018, he returned to Tennessee, going 0-6 with a 4.91 ERA in 42 relief appearances.[142]

Keegan ThompsonEdit

Keegan Thompson
Chicago Cubs
Pitcher
Born: (1995-03-13) March 13, 1995 (age 24)
Cullman, Alabama
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Keegan Cole Thompson (born March 13, 1995) is an American baseball pitcher in the Chicago Cubs organization.

Thompson attended Cullman High School in Cullman, Alabama.[143] As a sophomore in 2011, he was named Alabama's Gatorade Player of the Year after finishing the season with a 9-2 record and a 1.70 ERA along with batting .433 with 17 home runs and 66 RBIS.[144] He won the award once again as a senior in 2013 after going 9-2 with a 1.25 ERA, striking out 124 batters in 72.2 innings pitched, along with hitting .420 with nine home runs and 43 RBIs.[145] Undrafted out of high school, he enrolled at Auburn University where he played college baseball for the Auburn Tigers.[146]

In 2014, as a freshman for the Tigers, Thompson appeared in 14 games (with 12 being starts) in which he compiled a 5-3 record with a 2.01 ERA, earning him a spot on the SEC All-Freshman Team.[147] As a sophomore in 2015, he pitched to a 7-3 record with a 3.10 ERA in 12 games (11 starts) in a season that was shortened due to elbow issues.[148] He underwent Tommy John surgery in June 2015, and was forced to miss the whole 2016 season.[149] Despite not pitching in 2016, he was still drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 33rd round of the 2016 MLB draft, but did not sign.[150] He returned in 2017 as a redshirt junior, compiling a 7-4 record and a 2.41 ERA in 15 starts.[151] After the season, he was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the third round of the 2017 MLB draft.[152] He signed with the Cubs for $511,900.[153]

After signing, Thompson made his professional debut with the Eugene Emeralds where he was 1-2 with a 2.37 ERA in 19 innings pitched. He began 2018 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, with whom he was named the Carolina League Pitcher of the Week twice.[154][155] After compiling a 3-3 record with a 3.19 ERA in 12 starts, he was promoted to the Tennessee Smokies in June.[156] He spent the remainder of the season with the Smokies, going 6-3 with a 4.06 ERA in 13 starts.[157]

Thompson returned to Tennessee to begin the 2019 season.[158]

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  • 16 Erick Castillo
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  • 12 Yasiel Balaguert
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  • 55 Elvis Diaz
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  • 50 Bryan Hudson
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  • 48 Jhon Romero
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  • 34 Wyatt Short
  • 21 Matt Swarmer
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  • 51 P. J. Higgins
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  • 11 Aramis Ademán
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  • 44 Wladimir Galindo
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  • 16 Andrew Monasterio
  • -- Carlos Sepulveda
  •  5 Austin Upshaw

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  • -- Luis Ayala
  • 25 Kevonte Mitchell
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  • 28 Chris Pieters
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  • 28 Sean Barry
  •  9 Faustino Carrera
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  • 21 Ryan Lawlor
  • 30 Brailyn Marquez
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  • 36 Riley Thompson

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  • 20 Eric Gonzalez
  • 33 Rafelin Lorenzo

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  • 27 Tyler Durna
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  • 40 Fidel Mejia  
  • 29 Christopher Morel
  •  2 Rafael Narea
  • 24 Andy Weber
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  • 11 D. J. Artis
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  • 19 Jose Albertos
  • 46 Luis Aquino
  • 12 Sean Barry
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  • 37 Yan De La Cruz
  • 34 Dalton Geekie
  • 30 Brailyn Marquez
  • 32 Eugenio Palma
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  • 28 Stephen Ridings
  • 24 Casey Ryan
  • 45 Jake Steffens
  • 35 Ryan Williams

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  • 11 Brennon Kaleiwahea
  • 40 Gustavo Polanco
  • 21 Jonathan Soto

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  • 15 Luis Diaz
  • 23 Rafael Mejia
  • 31 Christopher Morel
  •  3 Ramsey Romano
  •  7 Luis Vazquez

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  •  5 Fernando Kelli
  • 25 Kwang-Min Kwon
  • 29 Ruben Reyes
  • 22 Jonathan Sierra
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  • -- Armando Gabino (pitching)
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  • 99 Jose Albertos
  • 63 Luis Aquino
  • 70 Javier Assad
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  • -- Enrique De Los Rios
  • 96 Yapson Gomez
  • -- Chi-Feng Lee
  • 91 Jose Leidenz
  • -- Gabriel Lima
  • 71 Junior Marte
  • 98 Pablo Ochoa
  • 66 Eugenio Palma
  • 60 Eury Ramos
  • 83 Andry Rondon
  • 49 Nathan Sweeney

Catchers

  •  8 Michael Cruz
  • 68 Carlos Diaz

Infielders

  • 81 Jhonny Bethencourt
  •  3 Gustavo Polanco
  • 86 Edgar Rondon
  •  4 Kevin Zamudio
  • 19 Delvin Zinn

Outfielders

  • 20 Zach Davis
  • 24 Tolly Filotei
  • 25 Kwang-Min Kwon
  • 29 Ruben Reyes


Manager

Coaches

  • -- Michael Carter (hitting)
  • -- Darnell McDonald (coach)
  • -- Anderson Tavares (pitching)


  7-day injured list
* On Chicago Cubs 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated March 16, 2019
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Pitchers

  • None

Catchers

  • None

Infielders

  • None

Outfielders

  • None


Manager

  • -- Lance Rymel

Coaches

  • -- Claudio Almonte (hitting)
  • -- Manuel Olivera (pitching)
  • -- Jacob Rogers (coach)


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* On Chicago Cubs 40-man roster
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‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
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Roster updated May 2, 2018
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Foreign RookieEdit

Dominican Summer League Cubs 1 roster
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Pitchers

  • -- Anderson Acevedo
  • -- Maikel Aguiar
  • -- Wilfre Delgado §
  • -- Moises Diaz
  • -- Wander Feliz
  • -- Julio Guante
  • -- Ferrol Heredia
  • -- Andy Hernandez
  • -- Ronaldo Lopez
  • -- Carlos Paula
  • -- Luis Ramos
  • -- Jorge Remon
  • -- Benjamin Rodriguez
  • -- Luis Rodriguez
  • -- Saul Vazquez
  • -- Omar Ventura

Catchers

  • -- Daniel Diaz
  • -- Brayan Mancilla

Infielders

  • -- Flemin Bautista
  • -- Rochest Cruz
  • -- Nestor Heredia
  • -- Fabian Pertuz
  • -- Oswaldo Pina

Outfielders

  • -- Josue Fernandez
  • -- Albert Hinirio
  • -- Ervis Marchan
  • -- Jonathan Rodriguez
  • -- Ricardo Verenzuela


Manager

  • Lance Rymel

Coaches

  • Antonio Valerio (coach)
  • Eduardo Villacis (pitching)
  • Jose Zapata (hitting)


  7-day injured list
* On Chicago Cubs 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated June 3, 2018
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Pitchers

  • 51 Andres Bonalde
  • 36 Jonathan Bruzual
  • 72 Fernando Calderon
  • 68 Danis Correa
  • 45 Luiz Escaino ‡
  • 64 Wander Feliz
  • 58 Riger Fernandez
  • 73 Emilio Ferrebus
  • 43 Jose Gonzalez
  • 59 Ferrol Heredia
  • 54 Ivan Medina
  • 63 Edison Novas
  • 40 Benjamin Rodriguez
  • 55 Jesus Tejada
  • 52 Freddy Tineo
  • 41 Didier Vargas
  • 53 Omar Ventura

Catchers

  • 34 Raymond Pena
  • 25 Jonathan Soto

Infielders

  • 13 Aremis Ademan
  • 30 Santiago Blanco
  •  7 Josue Huma
  • 27 Fidel Matos
  •  1 Orian Nunez
  • 29 Henrry Pedra
  • 16 Jose Rojas

Outfielders

  • 24 Carmelo Alfonzo
  • -- Alonso Gaitan
  • 12 Tony Rijo
  •  4 Luis Ubiera
  •  3 Ricardo Verenzuela


Manager


Coaches

  • -- Carlos E Rojas (assistant coach)


  7-day injured list
* On Chicago Cubs 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated June 3, 2017
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