The Cubs avoided arbitration with Darwin Barney on Thursday by agreeing to terms on a one-year deal worth $2.3 million. The Cubs and Barney had until Feb.
The Cubs announced on Thursday afternoon that they have moved the Sunday, June 29 game against the Washington Nationals at Wrigley Field to Saturday, June 28, as part of a doubleheader.
They always aim to hit a home run with their first-round pick, it's just that this time a dreadful 2013 gives the White Sox a better chance.
Several factors leave him with long odds, but third baseman Matt Davidson still could make the White Sox Opening Day roster.