SURPRISE, Ariz. – “The Wow Factor.” Javier Baez has it. Giancarlo Stanton has it.
MESA, Ariz. – The Cubs bet $3.1 million on Armando Rivero as part of their international investment strategy.
As a player, Bill Mueller showed the qualities Cubs executives want to see in their young hitters – patience, the ability to grind out at-bats and get on base.
On the same day the Cubs put a mock-up sign over the right-field bleachers, the Boston Red Sox celebrated their third World Series title in the last 10 seasons.
By Meghan Montemurro