SAN DIEGO – The Cubs pushed all the right buttons with Jon Lester, appealing to his sense of history and selling his family on the idea of living in Chicago.
The Cubs are going to pay for leadership qualities.
The White Sox claimed outfielder J.B. Shuck off waivers on Monday from the Cleveland Indians.
A day after the World Series ended, 121 players became free agents -- but only two from the White Sox.
Six months ago, Hector Rondon wasn't really on the radar as a closer option for the Cubs.