That’s one way to take the focus off Starlin Castro and turn down all the noise about the Cubs benching their two-time All-Star shortstop (or trading him or sending him down to Triple-A Iowa).
The Cubs love the way David DeJesus grinds out at-bats, plays good defense and mentors young players in the clubhouse. They just didn’t value it at $2.5 million for 39 more games.
Dusty Baker showed up at HoHoKam Stadium during Year 1 of Theo’s rebuilding project, right in the middle of Camp Sveum.
ST. LOUIS – As the Cubs continue their turnstile approach to the roster – Darnell McDonald in, J.C. Boscan out – it shows how much they need their core players.
ST. LOUIS – The Cubs told Welington Castillo to watch video of Yadier Molina and study how the best catcher on the planet does his job.