Anthony Rizzo isn't Steve Francis, but his nickname might as well be "The Franchise," just like the former NBA player.
The Cubs had been rumored to be in the market for a backup catcher to current starter Welington Castillo. Now they have one.
On the same day the Cubs put a mock-up sign over the right-field bleachers, the Boston Red Sox celebrated their third World Series title in the last 10 seasons.
Theo Epstein, Jed Hoyer and Jason McLeod have left their mark on Major League Baseball.