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Anthony Rizzo Speaks: Extension Talks with Cubs, Proving the Offense, Lester, Pizza, More

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The Captain arrived at Cubs Spring Training over the weekend, participating in the first full team workout today, and then sharing some thoughts with the media about the past, present, and future of the team, the game, and his own career.

Starting right at the part that jumps out at most folks: what about an extension for Anthony Rizzo?

Have the talks. Make a deal. Anthony Rizzo just should not go anywhere else.

As for whether the Cubs can just keep running it back on offense and expect better results this time around, Rizzo knows there’s not much he can say right now:

A freshly-shorn Rizzo also knows that no one guy can move the needle enough on this club:

Rizzo had no problem wading into the ugliness of the day, shortly before Mariners President Kevin Mather resigned:

Some love for a guy Rizzo was very close with, and who won’t be his teammate for the first time in seven years:

Best Shape Of His Life:



Author: Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Editor and Lead Cubs Writer at Bleacher Nation, and you can find him on Twitter at @BleacherNation and @Brett_A_Taylor.