The Cubs won’t be looking to make a big splash as they head into Orlando for the winter meetings.
Do the Cubs have any pitchers you would trust in the deciding game of a World Series? Or even a meaningful game in September with the second wild card in play?
One ex-Cub may be the talk of the town right now, but when playoff baseball starts Tuesday night, Joe Girardi will have no impact on what happens in October.
This could get messy for the Cubs. Theo Epstein’s front office is still trying to figure out if they should fire Dale Sveum and pursue Joe Girardi or another free-agent manager.
"If you ain't first, you're last."
Ricky Bobby's life motto from "Talladega Nights" can apply to Dale Sveum's Cubs, too.