Mike Maddux


That express lane to the next Wrigley Field press conference closed when Joe Girardi decided to stay with the New York Yankees.


One insider at Clark and Addison processed the Dale Sveum news and came to this conclusion: “This place will chew you up and spit you out.”


This could get messy for the Cubs. Theo Epstein’s front office is still trying to figure out if they should fire Dale Sveum and pursue Joe Girardi or another free-agent manager.


MILWAUKEE – Dale Sveum says he doesn’t read the clips or pay attention to Twitter. But the Cubs manager knows it’s out there.


In an industry flooded with new money, the Cubs continue to make smaller, safer bets on the free-agent market.