Javier Baez


MILWAUKEE — Joe Maddon says the Cubs are in no rush to promote Javier Baez from Triple-A Iowa and potentially shake up their middle infield.


MILWAUKEE — The Cubs could be showcasing Javier Baez, getting his timing down for a promotion and/or making him work on the swing-and-miss issues that have held him back.


JavyTime is back, you guys.


The Cubs don’t have the same win-now window as the Kansas City Royals, or the high-end pitching prospect the Oakland A’s wanted for essentially two months of Ben Zobrist, an ideal fill-in-the-blan


The Cubs won’t feel the same hangover after the July 31 trade deadline. Now it’s just waiting to see how strong the adrenaline boost will be for the playoff hunt.