Manny Ramirez has yet to join the Chicago Cubs’ Triple-A affiliate, but he is still making an important impact on the organization.
MIAMI – Jeff Samardzija’s future will continue to dominate the talk around the Cubs, but don’t expect the breakthrough that keeps him on the North Side.
PHILADELPHIA – Jeff Samardzija is a homegrown player who’s not afraid of the big-market pressures. He has the 6-foot-5, 225-pound frame to carry 200 innings.
It sounds like Manny Ramirez will get to Triple-A Iowa before Kris Bryant.
It’s two months into the season, the Cubs have the worst record in baseball and they’re nowhere close to hitting rock bottom.