What was the trade all about? What happens next?
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The Cubs’ back-up catcher is a free agent after the season, but he certainly feels like a guy the Cubs would love to bring back.
The trade is something of a surprise, mostly because of the timing.
Ryan Braun reportedly told other baseball players that the sample collector associated with his 2011 positive test was a Cubs fan, and that was a problem.
As much as you might hate to continue hearing it, that doesn’t make it any less true.
Their appearance together is become less of a coincidence.
The extent to which Baez has been good in AA so far surpasses my ability to keep coming up with new ways to compliment him.
Nothing but well-wishes for Sandberg, who would have been the wrong guy for the Cubs two years ago. Now is his time.
It only took a hot streak. Er, wait: it only took a move to the Yankees.
The hard-throwing righty will get something of an extended audition with the Cubs.
Is it realistic to think Bryant could break camp with the Cubs next year? I really don’t think so.
The Cubs spent a lot internationally, but haven’t spent much on payroll. Are those things really all that related?
Fortunately it is his non-throwing elbow, and it will not require surgery.