Social media has changed the way sports information is filtered out to the masses and it's always fascinating to see how it affects players finding out their own future.
When the Cubs were courting David Ross in free agency, people were quick to throw out the phrase "Jon Lester's personal catcher" when describing the veteran.
The Cubs continued their clubhouse makeover on Friday, adding veteran catcher David Ross in a move that paves the way for a Welington Castillo trade.
The Cubs announced on Friday that they have claimed catcher Ryan Lavarnway off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers and outfielder Shane Peterson off waivers from the Oakland Athletics.
Could the Cubs have signed Jon Lester without first hiring Joe Maddon?