More deals to study as we think ahead to the Cubs’ extension future.
MLB News and Rumors
The top of the MLB Draft is once again very relevant to the Cubs! Hooray! That, and much more from around the league.
That includes Jeimer Candelario, but not Ian Happ (for today).
Baez lands on the All-WBC Team with a bunch of other stars from the tournament.
It was an exciting, fun tournament, but it ends with a dominant, one-sided win.
Ian Kinsler Wants Kids to Appreciate US-Style Baseball, As Opposed to Puerto Rican or Dominican Style
“That just wasn’t the way we were raised.”
One of the interested teams is the Pirates, so you can see how this could have a significant impact on the Cubs.
What a fantastic tournament this has been, and it’s a reminder of how great the sport can – and should – be.
Can Kyle Hendricks top 200 innings this year? Will Kyle Schwarber be the big breakout guy?
Anderson did not yet even have a full year of service time. How does this move the market for young player extensions?
Javy. Baez. Is. The. Best.
It will be very attractive to teams to try to play around a bit, but it might actually now be more difficult to do so.
“We don’t get paid by the hour.”
Might improving pace of play be beneficial to pitchers?
Anthony Rizzo has the fourth best odds, behind Bryant, Bryce Harper, and Nolan Arenado. Also: Cy Young and homer favorites.