It’s not hard to dream on Jimenez’s future, given what he’s shown us so far.
Analysis and Commentary
There are reasons Anderson is worth pursuing – so long as the injury history is understood.
There’s a lot to discuss on the Cubs TV front. It’s complicated, and still lacks clarity, but it’s very important.
Jon Lester had the Dodgers’ number this year.
One of the team’s bright young stars is also one of the best catchers in the game.
The Cubs durability and consistency thrusts them into the top spot overall.
Even after missing most of 2016, Kyle Schwarber is right up there on the list of the top left fielders in baseball.
It’s everybody’s favorite offseason game! And Joe Maddon throws his hat in the ring.
Wade Davis is closing, but how will the other roles at the back end of the bullpen be sorted out? And for how long?
If you’re the second best player in baseball behind only Mike Trout, you have to be the best third baseman, right?
Even at a loaded position, it’s not hard to argue that Russell stands out among big league shortstops.
The Cubs will be creatively covering center field this year, which doesn’t make for rankings material. Also: Brewers ZiPS are out, Wrigley reno visuals, more.
Very few big league shortstops have done what Russell’s done through age 22.
In his final year before free agency, Jake Arrieta is going to get a huge raise.
Ben Zobrist makes the top ten list, and Javy Baez – well, he’s in a category of his own.