PHOENIX – It would only be natural if Jon Lester felt the pressure after signing that $155 million megadeal.
PHOENIX – The Cubs have been in stealth mode since setting off fireworks on the Fourth of July, making a blockbuster deal with the Oakland A’s that forced everyone in baseball to pay attention.
PHOENIX – It’s not quite now or never for Junior Lake and Mike Olt, because they’re both still young and talented. Experience might help fix some of their problems.
PHOENIX – The Cubs have officially started Javier Baez Watch.
PHOENIX – Starlin Castro sees Arismendy Alcantara as the start of something.