That’s not what anyone was expecting if they had to guess, but Caratini is a big-league-caliber player.
Category: Chicago Cubs News
It’s been a terrible week for the Giants. Also: the Cubs lose a pitching prospect to a suspension, and possibly another one to the Orioles.
A moment of panic subsides into everything-is-fine.
The 23-year-old lefty had a nice camp, but he’ll get more time in the minor leagues.
In recent days, an extra position player seemed to be under consideration, but that isn’t the way the Cubs will go.
The GM speaks! Lots to get into.
YOOOOOO. I’ll take that.
Strop looked and felt healthy, so that’s a good sign.
The NL Central is arguably – statistically! – the best division in the National League.
We Really Believe in the Hitter, the Person: Theo Epstein Is Willing to Bet on Kyle Schwarber in 2018
Kyle Schwarber has raked this spring, and he will soon get to show the baseball world just how much has changed since last year.
From the sound of things, it isn’t an absolute lock that Chris Gimenez will get the gig over Victor Caratini
Also, the Cubs are one of the teams projected for a big bounce-back season. … from a year they won 92 games and went to the NLCS.
Let’s get this party started.
Can’t keep ’em all, I guess. You probably barely remember Alvarez anyway.
High praise, and not a comp you would have expected.
Former Cubs catcher Welington Castillo seems to think so, and he was there for both.
I’d say he was actually feeling pretty good.
The Cubs have some of the best guys you could learn from if you were a young pitcher.
Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo have OPS’s above .850 this Spring, and neither is in the top six of Cubs performers.
We’re assuming the Cubs go with eight relievers. But it sounds like seven – and an extra position player – is still on the table.
It doesn’t seem like a serious situation, though, so don’t freak.
The offense may have just caught a break.
MLB’s holiday uniforms have been unveiled, and the Cubs’ looks are solid.
Not that he was going to show the Reds too much.