Cincinnati Reds entertainer Brandon Phillips – who said he felt “Punk’d” when Cubs second baseman Darwin Barney won last year’s Gold Glove – reclaimed his award.
The right side of the Cubs infield could bring home some hardware.
The Cubs are projecting they might have room for only one big-ticket item this winter.
Cubs fans are sick of hearing about how the St. Louis Cardinals are the model franchise. And the Chicago media will have trouble coming up with new angles on the Boston Red Sox blueprint.
Anthony Rizzo didn’t develop into the 30-homer, 100-RBI monster the Cubs hoped for this season. That’s part of the reason why they’re now looking for a new manager.