DENVER – With all the focus on Javier Baez, the Cubs welcomed Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to Wrigley Field on Wednesday for a private workout.
This was maybe the craziest trading deadline in MLB history, and with David Price and Jon Lester joining the pennant race, things will only get more interesting from here.
LOS ANGELES – Felix Doubront got what he wanted, the chance to start – and start over – with the Cubs. But he denied asking to be traded from the Boston Red Sox.
Rick Hahn wanted to play during one the most interesting trade deadlines ever but the other kids kept him out of the sandbox.
If GM Jed Hoyer thinks dugout hugs are awkward, just imagine the Cubs trying to trade Jeff Samardzija in this fast-paced market.