Javy Baez has the stones, man.
Bud is gonna fix Rizzo’s damage. Also, top pitching prospect Adbert Alzolay fired a gem.
Getting a fully effective Strop back soon would be quite the boost to the bullpen.
Each blast last night was as fun as the last.
Boom. Boom. Boom. Cubs win.
Watch it fly way out to center, and watch the runs tally!
Rizzo just pulled a Schwarber!
He’s back! He’s back!
Theo Epstein Speaks: Javy’s Foot, Quintana’s Improvement, Bullpen Additions, Darvish, Contreras, More
Hi, Theo. Penny for your thoughts.
The reliever has been fantastic at Iowa.
You may have missed the Cubs picking him up in the first place.
Oh you want a baseball, do you?
MLBits: Amateurs Taking Back Leverage, Reed’s Release, Urias Reinstated, Eaton/Frazier Feud, Soto, Greinke, More
One top prospect has decided to forego the draft to sign for big bucks in Japan.
Baseball is Fun: That’s a game-ending hidden ball trick, sending the winners to the College World Series. WOW.
Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo deserve plenty of love for their role in the comeback win, too.
Yelich missed time earlier this year with back issues.
The 26-year-old righty is posting stellar numbers, and may have the fewest warts of the “next guys up.”
It was Baez’s first walk-off hit in over three years, if you can believe that.
The Cubs’ bats and bullpen conspired to make this one thrilling at the end.
NOBODY BUT EL MAGO.
The soreness is lingering.
Scoring from second on a groundout!
Things are moving along on the TV front, including rights fees that are going to bump the Cubs’ revenues “significantly.”
At least one connected insider thinks so, and there are a lot of reasons it makes sense.
Baez is dealing with a heel contusion.