Could the Cubs have signed Jon Lester without first hiring Joe Maddon?
The Cubs will get to show off Jon Lester during Monday’s press conference at Spiaggia Restaurant on Michigan Avenue.
At the Winter Meetings, the Cubs finally opened their checkbook and signed a marquee free agent to a big contract.
Maybe the Cubs-Cardinals rivalry is alive and well, after all.
“We’re kind of tired of the old Cubs. This is the new Cubs.”