DETROIT -- While one of their divisional rivals made a splash and another dumped players, the White Sox stayed quiet as the nonwaiver trade deadline passed on Thursday.
Justin Verlander, David Price, Max Scherzer. Those are the last three American League Cy Young winners.
They're also now teammates.
With the Cubs searching for elite pitchers to help join the rebuild, they have found themselves in trade rumors for Rays ace David Price.
Theo Epstein had enough self-awareness and message-control savvy to make a prediction during a spring-training session with Cubs beat writers in 2012.
MINNEAPOLIS — David Price sees the foundation being built by the Cubs and senses plenty of happy times ahead.