Chicago Cubs have called up top prospect Ian Happ!

The Chicago Cubs have called up top prospect Ian Happ. He will bat second and play right field on Saturday against the Cardinals. Happ is 22 years old and played his college baseball at the University of Cincinnati. He was originally selected by the Cubs with the ninth overall pick of the 2015 MLB Draft. In 26 games at Triple-A Iowa, Happ has recorded a slash line of .298/.362/.615. He has had nine home runs and and 25 RBI’s across 116 plate appearances. Happ has played multiple positions in the minor leagues. The Cubs have a 18-17 record over their first 35 games. Cubs are just 1.5 games behind the Cardinals for first place.

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