UPDATE: Garza and the Brewers have not come to an official deal, according to reports. Negotiations are ongoing.
Call it the Masahiro Tanaka effect.
Cubs executives looked at the closer’s job as a carrot they could dangle in free agency. Now Jose Veras has the chance to work the ninth inning at Wrigley Field.
Baseball America released their Cubs Top 10 prospect rankings Monday, with a slight surprise
The Cubs couldn’t make it through Opening Day without a closer controversy.