Jon Lester takes the mound for the Cubs as they square up against the Braves.
With the draft approaching, punishing tied to it may not be possible.
Kris Bryant is out of the lineup today, and Javier Baez is taking his place.
That’s relatively good news.
I know. A rumor post in April. This is nuts. But there are things to discuss!
The last place Braves come to Wrigley Field to take on the first place Cubs.
Why didn’t Contreras get the call this week? And why didn’t Arrieta get a chance to keep his streak going? And why do I agree with both moves?
The group at AAA is hitting quite well.
It’s hard to be shocked by these things anymore, but it’s still very surprising.
Two out of two games, whatever the weather, is a sweep in my book.
The Cubs pull off the two-game sweep.
He’s being evaluated further.
Aledmys Diaz is potentially going to break some records, because of course. Also: lots of top prospects coming, and a top arm coming back.