The Chicago Cubs have a TYPE for their pitchers, and it's gonna work long-term (with LockedOn Cubs!)

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The Chicago Cubs had an interesting trade deadline, acquiring three pitchers in Hayden Wesneski (from the New York Yankees for reliever Scott Effross), Ben Brown (from the Philadelphia Phillies for closer David Robertson) and Saul Gonzalez (from the New York Mets for reliever Mychal Givens), but most notably *NOT* trading catcher Willson Contreras and outfielder Ian Happ. We discuss the overall philosophies of this farm system, including developing tons of pitching with cut-ride fastballs and gyrospin sliders and finding hitters that are defensively versatile that hit for power and put the ball in the air. We close with some players to keep an eye on, like RHP Daniel Palencia, 1B Matt Mervis, and RHP Jeremiah Estrada.

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Follow along with LockedOn MLB Prospects host Lindsay Crosby as we follow 120+ affiliated teams throughout the 2022 season! From prospect call-ups to impactful trades to the ever evolving battle for minor league living and working conditions, Lindsay is covering it all on five days a week. Available exclusively on the Locked On Podcast Network. Follow the show on twitter @LockedOnFarm and email your Mailbag Monday questions to LockedOnMLBProspects@gmail.com

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