All along, Theo Epstein said the Cubs were going to wait for the right player at the right time before making a splash in free agency.
Scott Baker missed the entire 2012 season and wont throw from a mound again until the middle of December at the earliest. He couldnt even showcase himself with a bullpen session.
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. Step outside the Hyatt Regency and there are palm trees and sweeping views of the mountains set against a blue sky.
The Cubs have already targeted free agents and contacted their representatives to express interest.