VIDEO: Cubs prospect Kris Bryant hits two more home runs


Cubs fans got a sneak preview at the future on Tuesday when Jorge Soler, Javier Baez, and Kris Bryant hit back-to-back-to-back home runs. Well, Bryant went mashing again today against the Angels by going 3-for-4 with two home runs and a double. By the way, the first home run went over the head of Will Ferrell, who was playing center field at the time.

Here’s home run No. 1…

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And home run No. 2…

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Bryant led the minors with 43 home runs last season while posting a 1.098 OPS and now he has four homers this spring. You can obviously make the case that the 23-year-old deserves to be with the Cubs on Opening Day from a talent perspective, but the expectation is that he’ll head down to the minors for a couple of weeks to delay his free agency by a year. Unfortunately, that’s the system we have right now.