Theo Epstein has already called his shot. The Cubs are going to overpay for a No. 1 starter.
The Cubs put on another dog-and-pony show Saturday morning while the St. Louis Cardinals waited to play for the National League pennant that night.
Theo Epstein’s on the clock. Not in the sense of feeling any real heat from ownership, Cubs fans or the Chicago media.
A clubhouse wise guy noticed the blue T-shirt for sale at one of the souvenir stands near the players’ parking lot at Wrigley Field.
At some point, Rick Renteria will have to run on a platform that’s more than Not Being Dale Sveum.