Social Navigation

It’s Here: Welcome to the Offseason

Chicago Cubs News

wrigley party balloons celebrationNow that the Giants have dispatched the Royals – Madison Bumgarner is not human – and won their third World Series in five years, the Major League Baseball offseason has officially arrived.

Earlier, I wrote about what’s coming this offseason, in terms of dates and deadlines.

Will the Cubs hammer out their deal with Joe Maddon? Will they add a top pitcher? A second quality pitcher? What about Russell Martin? How about the outfield? Will they surprise us with a trade or two?

What will the team look like come March? Will we feel like they’ve got a shot at 85 wins?

Will we have more hope than we’ve had in a long time?

The process starts tonight. Woo hoo!


Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor of Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation.


Bleacher Nation Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Bleacher Nation is a private media site, and it is not affiliated in any way with Major League Baseball or the Chicago Cubs. Neither MLB nor the Chicago Cubs have endorsed, supported, directed, or participated in the creation of the content at this site, or in the creation of the site itself. It's just a media site that happens to cover MLB and the Chicago Cubs.

Bleacher Nation is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to