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.