Cubs All-Star Anthony Rizzo is among the finalists for Major Lea
One day in late February, Logan Watkins became the play-by-play guy for Cubs fans desperate for Arizona sunshine, dreaming about baseball and hoping for an end to a brutal Chicago winter.
No matter what happens with the Wrigley Field renovations and the next TV contract, the Cubs will be in position to make a splash and sign Jon Lester to a megadeal.
Before Jorge Soler, before Javier Baez, even before Arismendy Alcantara or Chris Coghlan, there was Luis Valbuena.
What else is Jeff Samardzija supposed to say?