The Cubs kicked off last week with a three-game sweep over their divisional foes in the Cincinnati Reds, and concluded by dropping three of four to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Maybe this will be known as The Chris Coghlan Game.
Kyle Hendricks noticed the Cubs honoring their Minor League Pitcher of the Year while walking out to warm up before Wednesday night’s start at Wrigley Field.
Kris Bryant stood behind the batting cage while the Chicago media waited at the edge of the grass, eyeballing the mega-prospect like this was an awkward eighth-grade dance.
Kyle Schwarber is built like the All-Ohio linebacker he used to be at Middletown High School. He’s got a thick neck and a 6-foot, 235-pound frame.