Injuries and potential ineffectiveness have left the Cubs with one big question spot. Also: big-time bat flips … how do you feel?
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Spring Training Miscellany: A’s 9, Cubs 8 – Arrieta Ks, Big Bats Thump, Forgettable Day for Some Pitchers
Ah! Another huge lead lost late …
It was a homer-happy win for the Cubs over the Rockies yesterday, with Jon Lester getting in his work.
It might be Mike Montgomery, it might be Brett Anderson. But it’s mostly likely to be “both”. Or, you know, totally disrupted by injuries.
Willson Contreras just wants to play ball.
Not much more you can do than ten extra-base hits and ten runs. Good thing it’s just Spring Training!
How the Theo-Epstein-led Cubs front office differs from the one in Boston, and the young pitcher the Cubs apparently tried to acquire.
Remember when Bryant, Soler, and Baez went back-to-back-to-back? That was two years ago today.
Sponsored: People were digging the bear face cap the Cubs added for Spring Training, and Fanatics now has the version without the Spring Training logo.
Cubs pitchers got smacked around in this one, and the Cubs lost the game late. Still a ton to discuss, though.
Lovely deals for lovely players.
Bryant’s new $1.05 million deal tops Mike Trouts old pre-arbitration record.
Maddon didn’t even know he had an escalator in his deal with the Cubs.
Recent deals – Jon Lester notwithstanding – haven’t turned out too great for big league teams. Is the market going to shift?
The Cubs’ man in charge offers a range of thoughts from the big league roster, to the state of pitching prospects and building a rotation.