PHILADELPHIA – The war on steroids isn’t being directed only by Bud Selig’s concerns about his legacy or pressure from Congress.
A change of scenery might be the best thing for the Cubs right now. It couldn’t hurt after the disastrous stretch of games they just completed at Wrigley Field.
The Cubs dream about the day when they are buyers, not sellers, feeling the energy when a new player walks into the room instead of watching teammates pack their bags and say goodbye.
PHOENIX – Alfonso Soriano had to catch a red-eye flight to New York. He didn’t ask to address the entire team. He was never the kind of leader who would give big speeches.
DENVER – The 24/7 nature of Twitter and the sell-off questions the Cubs have heard since spring training make it easy to forget there are still 10 days left until the trade deadline.