Joe Maddon and the Cubs took Chicago and the baseball world by storm on Monday afternoon as the team introduced Maddon as the 54th manager in franchise history.
The White Sox claimed outfielder J.B. Shuck off waivers on Monday from the Cleveland Indians.
The Cubs quietly signed Tsuyoshi Wada while everyone waits for the big Joe Maddon press conference and wants to see how much they’ll spend on pitching this winter.
The Cubs aren’t planning on a splashy two-for-one news conference. Joe Maddon’s contract won’t be tied to a Theo Epstein extension.