When Jackson went fastball-only in his start on Friday, apparently it wasn’t something he’d discussed with the coaches.
The Cubs can win big in fake games, too!
Jason Hammel makes his Cactus League debut, and actually bats in the lineup, too.
For me, the answer is probably not. But I’m open to the discussion.
As the Cubs’ second baseman plans for his future, showing versatility can only help.
The Cubs split their split squad action today.
The Reds’ second baseman has become quite a treasure for outside observers.
McDonald and Jackson draw the starts, and many prospects are sprinkled into the starting lineups.
A new analysis over at Beyond the Box Score says the Cubs were the least effective shifting team in baseball. By a lot.
Do the Cubs really want Mike Olt to win the third base job out of Spring Training? Well, I mean, probably.
Online and on the phone, if you want to grab any of the harder-to-get tickets.
It’s easy to see why he’s getting the attention and hype, but we’ve got to remember: he’ll still need time.
Eloy Jimenez is huge, Juan Paniagua is present, and Gerardo Concepcion is still in the organization. Much more.
Pitchers duel! Featuring lots of pitchers!
A couple of interesting positional starters today.
Arrieta is feeling good after throwing off the mound, and Russell isn’t worried about his dead arm.
Tom Ricketts recently spoke about the former Cubs star. Is it finally time to mend fences? Is there some value there?
There isn’t a main Bullet today, as far as I can tell. Just a lot of players to discuss.
Baez and Kottaras went deep, but the Cubs gave away a few too many runs.