SAN DIEGO – The Cubs pushed all the right buttons with Jon Lester, appealing to his sense of history and selling his family on the idea of living in Chicago.
Follow the TV money.
The Cubs are back at the high-stakes table, waiting for Jon Lester to make The Decision.
The Cubs made a huge splash when they hired Joe Maddon, giving the celebrity manager a five-year, $25 million contract and immediately raising expectations around the Wrigley Field construct
The Cubs are going to pay for leadership qualities.