PHOENIX — Russell Martin could be the next big domino to fall for the Cubs.
The Cubs think Russell Martin could be the right player at the right time, the free-agent splash that makes sense because of his production, leadership and postseason experience.
Jim Hendry knew it would go viral the instant Albert Pujols reached out for The Hug Heard Round The World.
Theo Epstein’s on the clock. Not in the sense of feeling any real heat from ownership, Cubs fans or the Chicago media.
Welington Castillo hasn’t made the huge leap forward the Cubs anticipated.