Relax, Cubs fans. When you stop seeing Addison Russell’s name in the Arizona Fall League box scores, it doesn’t mean he’s injured or about to get traded.
The Cubs are going to be really good in the future. Just ask them. It might be next season. It could be the year after that. And just wait until the new TV deal finally kicks in.
Addison Russell walked up the dugout steps and took in the panoramic view of Wrigley Field…while three reporters grabbed their iPhones and took pictures that would quickly wind up on Twitter
It's not how you start, it's how you finish.
That old adage always pops up this time of year in the baseball world and it fits just fine with Pierce Johnson's season, too.
Albert Almora won't be playing in Chicago at all this September, but that doesn't mean the Cubs prospect didn't take major steps forward in 2014.