It doesn't matter how you define the term "ace." Every good team in baseball needs one.
Can Jake Arrieta be that guy long-term for the Cubs?
It'd be easy to look at the final score and say the Cubs let down Jake Arrieta.
But that wasn't quite the case.
There has been a definite buzz around the Cubs over the last week.
The rebuilding timeline is changing.
DENVER – Javier Baez shrugged his shoulders the day after the big-league debut that drew national media attention and had Cubs fans everywhere buzzing.