The Cubs tried to trade for Ben Zobrist before the Tampa Bay Rays flipped the super-utility player to the Oakland A’s in an arbitrage deal.
Throwing at 120 feet, Jesse Crain likes his progress as he continues to work back from biceps tendinitis surgery last year.
Joe Maddon will take the reins as the Cubs' new manager this season, and though he will be scrutinized mainly on his baseball acumen in the dugout, there is another side of him that Cubs fans just
A trip to New York reminded Joe Maddon of the nowhere-to-hide scrutiny that comes with this job. But having no OFF switch must sound ideal to someone who loves the bright lights.
"Don't ever permit the pressure to exceed the pleasure."
That's one of Joe Maddon's go-to sayings, appearing on the top of his lineup cards.