PHOENIX – The Cubs have been in stealth mode since setting off fireworks on the Fourth of July, making a blockbuster deal with the Oakland A’s that forced everyone in baseball to pay attention.
PHOENIX – The Cubs are giving Kyle Hendricks a chance to prove he belongs in their rotation.
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.
At a time when the story about Starlin Castro should be his return to the All-Star Game, the 24-year-old shortstop is finding his name in trade rumors.
Is Kris Bryant the top prospect in baseball?
According to ESPN's Keith Law, the answer is yes.