Theo Epstein isn’t the star attraction anymore and the Cubs aren’t talking about maybe hoping to surprise some people this summer if they get lucky and everything breaks right.
The Cubs will get to show off Jon Lester during Monday’s press conference at Spiaggia Restaurant on Michigan Avenue.
The Cubs made a huge splash when they hired Joe Maddon, giving the celebrity manager a five-year, $25 million contract and immediately raising expectations around the Wrigley Field construct
Maybe this will be known as The Chris Coghlan Game.
As the Cubs work to finalize their starting rotation for the final week of the regular season, they will trot rookie Kyle Hendricks out two more times.