Joe Maddon had excellent defensive second basemen in Tampa Bay. Can Javier Baez be that for the Cubs?
MiLB, in partnership with MLB, will implement pace-of-game rules changes with penalties beginning May 1. The 20-second pitch clock is the big one.
By releasing Doubront today, the Cubs save about $1.45 million.
It’s a split squad day for the Cubs, with two good lineups put together from just one roster.
The 25-year-old lefty is among the Cubs’ primary rotation depth at AAA Iowa.
The latest round of responses from Theo Epstein and Kris Bryant. Plus hurry, late April.
Four Cubs took Samardzija deep yesterday. Let’s watch and discuss.
The Cubs weren’t so kind to Jeff Samardzija, taking him deep four times.
The tide of the one-sided rivalry is turning, and 2015 could be a very different year.
Jeff Samardzija comes to Sloan Park to face the Cubs and the guy with whom he was traded.
The conversation reaches all the way to the top.
There’s a chance that 18-year-old Eloy Jimenez will open the season with Low-A South Bend. Want.
Injuries have taken their toll on the Cubs’ rotational depth – could there be a connection to a possible Castillo deal?
The accused is the owner of Skybox on Sheffield, one of the rooftops currently suing the Cubs.
So far, so good. No one is guaranteeing anything for Opening Night just yet, though.
Is the glove good enough to make him the starter on April 5? In May? He’s sure looking good right now.
Much to discuss after this one, even though it was a loss.
This has been a fun game, regardless of the score. Three very interesting highlights already.