Masahiro Tanaka


Do the Cubs have any pitchers you would trust in the deciding game of a World Series? Or even a meaningful game in September with the second wild card in play?


The Cubs felt pretty, pretty good about their young pitching 10 years ago, when Kerry Wood, Mark Prior and Carlos Zambrano were all pre-prime players in their 20s heading toward October.


MILWAUKEE – Cubs fans already tired of hearing wait-until-next-year shouldn’t get too excited about shopping for free agents this winter.