MESA, Ariz. – After Game 161, Edwin Jackson stood at his locker inside Busch Stadium’s visiting clubhouse and summed it up this way: “It was a s----- year.”
MESA, Ariz. — This is the postcard the Cubs would like to send back to Chicago.
MESA, Ariz. — Arodys Vizcaino stopped in the middle of the clubhouse and did a few dance moves.
MESA, Ariz. — Jason Hammel used air quotes to make his point: “I don’t want to be that guy that’s ‘flipped.’”
The Cubs missed on their top target in free agency (Masahiro Tanaka) and they’ve considered trading their best pitcher (Jeff Samardzija).