Alfonso Soriano


The Chase Utley situation sounds like something the Cubs went through during their teardown years, a fading All-Star player using his hard-earned no-trade rights to get what he wants.


It seems like so long ago that Junior Lake was the "it" prospect to talk about in the Cubs clubhouse.


The Cubs hope Jon Lester can become their Andy Pettitte, a durable lefty who has nerves of steel in October and keeps performing at a high level through his mid-to-late 30s.


Tune in to Comcast SportsNet at 7 p.m. for the latest Comcast SportsNet 10-year Anniversary re-air: Carlos Zambrano's no-hitter from Sept. 14, 2008.