MESA, Ariz. — Whether or not Manny Ramirez really is a changed man, the Cubs believe he can be a difference-maker working with their talented young hitters.
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- He can’t go all Jayson Werth, but Adam LaRoche’s beard already has received the managerial seal of approval.
PHOENIX – The Cubs are waiting for their shot at the next Yoan Moncada.
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- They potentially have a versatile bench and Robin Ventura wants to take full advantage.
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Pitcher Erik Johnson has a fresh perspective after a humbling 2014 campaign, one in which he got all-too-familiar with the “scenic route.”