PHOENIX – The next edition of Carlos Villanueva T-shirts could simply say “I Just Work Here” across the front.
MESA, Ariz. — The Cubs are facing Powerball odds as they try to get off to a fast start and avoid the midseason sell-off that leads to another last-place finish.
GLENDALE, Ariz. — The Cubs don’t sound too concerned about the bruised right heel that forced Javier Baez to leave Friday’s 7-0 win over the White Sox at Camelback Ranch.
MESA, Ariz. – Starlin Castro estimated he’s running at 90 percent now, but the Cubs shortstop wouldn’t put a timetable on when he’ll be able to play in a game again.
PHOENIX — The Cubs will need a fifth starter to replace Jake Arrieta in April.