Theo Epstein isn’t popping champagne bottles yet.
The Cubs are getting in position to make a huge splash.
That doesn’t mean everything has gone according to The Plan. It doesn’t guarantee a parade down Michigan Avenue.
There are still three weeks left until July 31, but the Cubs are already trying to fight off the trade-deadline hangover.
The Cubs couldn’t touch Brandon Cumpton on Sunday. And when he finally came out of the game, the Cubs couldn’t capitalize.
Ryan Sweeney knows he, along with the other Cubs outfielders, could do more to help the offense.