Cubs Prospect Heading to Iowa

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DES MOINES, Iowa – With the delay of Manny Ramirez’s Des Moines arrival, Iowa Cubs fans got a boost Wednesday.

The second overall pick in last year’s draft has been promoted.

Kris Bryant started at Double-A Tennessee and has dominated. Bryant has hit 355 with 22-homeruns and 58 RBI’s.

He broke the news Wednesday on Twitter.

Welington Castillo will join him. The Cubs starting catcher has been on the disabled list with a rib injury. He starts his Minor League rehab on Thursday.