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.
An offseason that already promised the potential for big splashes will get one if – when? – the Cubs land Joe Maddon.
It appears White Sox third-base coach Joe McEwing is out of the running to be manager of the Texas Rangers.
Jim Hendry knew it would go viral the instant Albert Pujols reached out for The Hug Heard Round The World.