MINNEAPOLIS - Don't look at the batting average.
That was the advice manager Joe Maddon had when describing the impact Chris Coghlan has had on the Cubs this season.
MINNEAPOLIS -- What mental mistake?
MINNEAPOLIS - The National League brand of baseball is predicated on pitching, defense and manufacturing runs without the benefit of a regular designated hitter.
Kris Bryant has only been here for two months, but he’s already noticed how much Chicago likes its hockey team.
Though many experts believed the Cubs, with a core of great young hitters, would go the pitching route with the No. 9 pick in this past week's MLB Draft, Ian Happ thought they wanted a bat.