Carlos Pena remembered a saying free-spirit manager Joe Maddon put up for the Tampa Bay Rays on a big board in the locker room: “Fortune favors the bold.”
Theo Epstein watched part of the 2003 NLCS in a New York hotel suite.
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.”
ST. LOUIS — At the end of a reality-check season, Starlin Castro stood in front of his locker and motioned at Anthony Rizzo as he walked across the room.
Mike Quade kept talking, insisting his team could get back into the playoff race, so a reporter jokingly asked the manager if the Cubs would become buyers at the trade deadline.