The Cubs’ catching prospect figures to catch as many as three times in the next three days.
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That’s not just a visual assessment – that’s the data. Jorge Soler absolutely crushes the ball.
Kyle Schwarber arrived, the rumor mill turned, the Cubs won some games, and Edwin Jackson departed.
The Cubs will have 10 days to trade, waive, or release Jackson.
While folks were busy griping about him and his contract, Lester was busy turning in great start after great start.
The Cubs have reportedly agreed to a minor-league deal with 34-year-old catcher Luke Carlin.
The Cubs have an eight-man pen, but there’s not necessarily an obvious guy to bounce when Soriano is ready.
When you really consider what he’s being asked to do, the results last night were incredible.
Getting thrown right into things.
A couple behind-the-scenes items to give a look today.
We get to do it all over again. It’s something just a little short of “hooray”, though, isn’t it? Given the circumstances?
Would you welcome it? Could you handle it?
Wada said he feels ready to return to the big leagues, and Soriano struck out the side in his inning of work.
Schwarber would be taking the place of Miguel Montero, who is dealing with a thumb injury.
Including the second best player in all of baseball? Yup – that’s the projection for Kris Bryant.
The single most important long-term story in the Cubs’ world right now. And things look good.
The 25-year-old sinkerballer may have a better shot with the Reds. The Cubs must feel pretty good about their emergency depth.
Tied with the New York Jets, which, well … the NFL is popular.
Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo are the Cubs’ All-Stars, and we’ll see if the NL can lock up home-field advantage in the World Series. Meaningfulness!
Jorge Soler is one of the 50 most valuable players in baseball, according to FanGraphs. Let’s discuss that, and some other players.