MESA, Ariz. — The Cubs are facing Powerball odds as they try to get off to a fast start and avoid the midseason sell-off that leads to another last-place finish.
GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Cubs don’t know what to expect from a full season of The Junior Lake Show. That should be exciting, frustrating, and definitely interesting to watch.
Jeff Samardzija earned his tough-guy reputation as a 6-foot-5 wide receiver at Notre Dame, but he's still flexing on the mound.
MESA, Ariz. – Jeff Samardzija had no fear going over the middle as an All-American wide receiver at the University of Notre Dame.
MESA, Ariz. – Instead of marketing mercenaries for the trade deadline, maybe Chris Bosio will someday be getting his pitchers ready for a pennant race where the Cubs are actually a factor.