Will Jon Lester be this year’s Anibal Sanchez or Masahiro Tanaka 2.0?
Theo Epstein had enough self-awareness and message-control savvy to make a prediction during a spring-training session with Cubs beat writers in 2012.
For all the Twitter buzz and wishing thinking by Cubs fans, the Masahiro Tanaka sweepstakes had a predictable ending.
The White Sox came up short in their pitch to Masahiro Tanaka but Rick Hahn won’t be soured by the end result.
While most factors suggest the White Sox won’t be a player for Masahiro Tanaka, one rival executive wouldn’t rule them out.