If Carlos Villanueva harbors any ill-will toward the Cubs for his latest demotion to the bullpen, he certainly wasn’t tipping his hand that way Friday.
At the 2011 winter meetings in Dallas, agent Scott Boras used a classic supermarket analogy while talking up his clients and the cash-strapped Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Mets.
Yes, the Cubs feel better about their pitching and think that depth will help avoid another 101-loss season. But this is still a last-place team.
PHILADELPHIA – The war on steroids isn’t being directed only by Bud Selig’s concerns about his legacy or pressure from Congress.