It doesn't look like Kyle Hendricks will be starting the 2014 season in Chicago. The Cubs assigned the 24-year-old right-hander to minor-league camp Saturday.
These prospects haven't made it yet, but you wouldn't know that by how Cubs fans and the Chicago media have treated them.
MESA, Ariz. — The education of Kyle Hendricks continued on Sunday afternoon, in front of a sellout crowd that set a new Cactus League record (14,770).
MESA, Ariz. — The Jason Hammel rebranding began on Monday morning at a mostly empty Cubs Park, in a B game against a no-name lineup of San Francisco Giants.
MESA, Ariz. – Rick Renteria once joked about ordering Rosetta Stone tapes, so he could learn Japanese just in case the Cubs signed Masahiro Tanaka.