On the surface, Jon Lester turned in another sub-optimal performance for a guy who signed a six-year, $155 million contract in the offseason.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon predicted before Sunday’s game everyone was finally going to see how good Jon Lester can be.
Even an 0-for-4 afternoon with a trio of strikeouts isn’t likely to dampen Cubs fans’ excitement over the newly arrived Kris Bryant.
And it didn't dampen Bryant's enthusiasm, either.
A new era begins on the North Side Friday afternoon.
CLEVELAND -- Micah Johnson thinks Major League Baseball has an audience with young African Americans, it just needs to reach them.