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.
MILWAUKEE – Cubs fans already tired of hearing wait-until-next-year shouldn’t get too excited about shopping for free agents this winter.
CINCINNATI – At this time last year, the Cubs were rolling out a Triple-A product, giving the ball to journeymen like Chris Volstad, Justin Germano and Jason Berken near the end of a 101-loss seas
CINCINNATI – Daniel Bard still believes he can get back to the elite level that made him such a weapon for the Boston Red Sox, one of the most dominant setup guys in the game.