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Weekend Catch-Up: Rumors, Prospects, Cubs Sale, Wada, Epstein, Bullpen, More

Chicago Cubs News

bn baseball featureWith Spring Training underway, there was a lot more going on this weekend than there has been in recent weeks …

Friday, February 20

Saturday, February 21

Sunday, February 22

  • Theo Epstein spoke on a range of topics, but most notably about what’s going to happen with Welington Castillo, and if/when the Cubs will make another significant pitching addition.
  • The Cubs have a ton of flexibility in the way their bullpen is deployed, even if Hector Rondon is locked in as the closer.


  • A late-night MLBits to round out the weekend, feature an MLB player who is now known as Melvin. And you’re wondering who it is. That’s what they call a “tease” to entice you to check it out. Nailed it.


Brett Taylor

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