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
While the focus has been on Jon Lester's free-agency tour and the overall pitching market, the Cubs are still trying to figure out what they have in Travis Wood.
The 2014 Cubs season was a mixture of horror, hooray & hope.
PHOENIX – Meet the Parents. All-Day Sucker. Does Scott Boras just sit around his Newport Beach fortress, living the California dream, thinking up one-liners?
The Cubs like Russell Martin’s all-around game. He’s an All-Star catcher who’s gone to the playoffs with the Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Yankees and Pittsburgh Pirates.