The Cubs aren’t necessarily looking at it as winning a bidding war against the New York Yankees.
A man driving past Gate K saw the reporters hanging out on the Waveland Avenue sidewalk and yelled through the open doors into Wrigley Field: “Get a better f----n’ team!”
This could get messy for the Cubs. Theo Epstein’s front office is still trying to figure out if they should fire Dale Sveum and pursue Joe Girardi or another free-agent manager.
When Theo Epstein spoke to the Chicago media in Milwaukee Wednesday and failed to give Dale Sveum a vote of confidence, the rumor mill shifted into high gear about his possible successor.