MESA, Ariz. – It would only be news if the Cubs didn’t unveil their $155 million star on Opening Night.
MESA, Ariz. — The Cubs are obsessed with the Boston Red Sox and have to beat the St. Louis Cardinals.
MESA, Ariz. — Joe Maddon had just finished up a long quote raving about Kris Bryant when a reporter asked the follow-up question: Is he ready for Opening Day?
MESA, Ariz. — This is how Joe Maddon’s mind works: The Cubs manager brought up a retired four-star general/former Secretary of State while breaking down Jason Motte’s impact on the bullpen.
How will the Cubs play with expectations?