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78 Albert Almora CF

Chicago Cubs

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Bryant, Russell, Schwarber among Cubs' non-roster invites
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

The Cubs announced Friday they handed out spring invites to 19 non-roster players, which includes some of their top prospects. Among the top prospects invited to spring training are Kris Bryant , Albert Almora, Addison Russell and Kyle Schwarber.

The remaining invites are Mike Baxter, Adron Chambers, Jonathan Herrera, Chris Valaika, Logan Watkins, Taylor Teagarden, Daniel Bard, Corey Black, Francisley Bueno, Anthony Carter, Hunter Cervenka, Jorge De Leon, Pierce Johnson, Armando Rivero and Donn Roach.

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Albert Almora promoted to Double-A
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

Cubs outfield prospect Albert Almora has been promoted from Class A Daytona to Double-A Tennessee. Almora is considered the Cubs' fourth-best prospect by MLB.com.

Almora hit .283 with a .306 on-base percentage, .406 slugging percentage and .712 OPS in the hitter-friendly Florida State League. He totaled two triples, seven home runs, 20 doubles, 50 RBI, 55 runs and six stolen bases in 89 games. 

He was much improved in the second half of the season, batting .354 with two triples, five home runs, seven doubles, 20 RBI and 27 runs in 30 games after the FSL All-Star break.

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Cubs option four, re-assign five Wednesday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

The Cubs optioned infielders Arismendy Alcantara and Logan Watkins and outfielders Jorge Soler and Matt Szczur Wednesday, while also re-assigning infielders Kris Bryant and Jeudy Valdez, outfielder Albert Almora and pitchers Carlos Pimentel and Eric Jokisch to minor-league camp.

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Cubs tout Albert Almora as 'Gold Glove-type player'
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

Cubs senior vice president of player development and amateur scouting Jason McLeod didn't hold back Tuesday when talking with MLB Network Radio about outfield prospect Albert Almora's potential.

"He's got incredible makeup, and the best outfield instincts I've seen in a player," McLeod said. "He can be Gold Glove-type player."

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Report: Kris Bryant, Albert Almora will be invited to spring training
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

The Chicago Tribune reports Saturday that Cubs prospects Kris Bryant and Albert Almora will likely earn a trip to spring training.

Bryant was named Arizona Fall League MVP after batting .364 with six home runs and 17 RBI in 20 games. Almora missed some time last season with Class A Kane County due to a broken hand and a groin injury. He batted .307 with 12 RBI and nine stolen bases in 21 games in the Arizona Fall League.

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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-2/180
Birthdate:
4/16/1994
Age:
20
Hometown:
Hialeah, FL
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Chicago Cubs
College:

MLB Experience:
0
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