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.
The Cubs are coming.
Theo Epstein said the organization's top prospects have used that as a rallying cry as they worked out over the winter.
Everybody has a different opinion on prospects.
It's part of the reason why they're called "prospects." There are no guarantees with young players. They're all just possibilities.