BOSTON — With his next start looming on Tuesday, the pursuit of Jeff Samardzija remains in full force.
Featuring a strong, accurate leg, Notre Dame incoming freshman Justin Yoon is physically capable of making any kick.
The Cubs hope Jon Lester can become their Andy Pettitte, a durable lefty who has nerves of steel in October and keeps performing at a high level through his mid-to-late 30s.
The Cubs celebrated the Jon Lester signing knowing there would be a huge hangover.
This isn’t the NBA. Anthony Rizzo hasn’t spoken to Jon Lester about The Decision yet.
“The best sales pitch I have is we’re a very exciting team,” Rizzo said, “and this is Chicago.”