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. – Jeff Samardzija had no fear going over the middle as an All-American wide receiver at the University of Notre Dame.
The Pittsburgh Pirates finally did it in 2013, reawakening a baseball town and packing PNC Park, the beautiful stadium overlooking the Allegheny River.
The Cincinnati Reds have built a very good core led by Joey Votto and Brandon Phillips, but they lost Shin-Soo Choo and key role players from last year's 90-win team.