We know this is the route the Cubs are going, and we know why. But is it the right move?
Jake Arrieta and Matt Cain square up at Sloan.
You want valuable trade pieces? Well the Cubs have ’em in spades. (But you can’t have them.)
Cubs Prospect Notes: Happ is Close, Taking it Slow with Albertos, Big Seasons Ahead for Jimenez, Cease
Ian Happ is going to start the year at AAA Iowa, which – without more – says a whole lot about his progress. But there *IS* more to say.
Ben Zobrist had been out with a stiff neck.
Kawasaki is getting a shot to explore other big league opportunities.
Take yourself back to that night, when the Cubs finished it. Beautiful new insights, great quotes, much more.
Baseball is Fun: Nine swings, nine misses, and three outs? Yeesh. Maybe basketball?
Another good week for Ross, who threw it back to 1990.
Almora is so talented in center field that he plays at only one speed. He showed it again last night.
Just in case you were developing any concerns.
The young Cubs catcher has been thumping it this spring, and has homered twice tonight.
Ian Happ is part of the latest rounds of cuts at Cubs camp, despite hitting .417 with five home runs.
The Cubs and the Indians get together for Game 9 … or 10 … or whatever.
Quite a range, with one Cubs outfield spot ranking in the top three, and another outfield spot ranking in the bottom three.