Luis Valbuena


MESA, Ariz. — Jeff Samardzija sized up his old team with another classic one-liner: “I think we’re seeing a little feast or famine out of the Cubbies this year.”


MESA, Ariz. — Joe Maddon had just finished up a long quote raving about Kris Bryant when a reporter asked the follow-up question: Is he ready for Opening Day?  


MESA, Ariz. – Kris Bryant studied Derek Jeter’s career, how the New York Yankees icon always seemed to say the right thing and never wound up in the wrong place.


Cubs fans: Are you ready to get goosebumps?


The Cubs tried to trade for Ben Zobrist before the Tampa Bay Rays flipped the super-utility player to the Oakland A’s in an arbitrage deal.