The Cubs signed a free agent pitcher Friday morning...but no, it wasn't Jon Lester.
Jon Lester was reportedly in Chicago Tuesday to meet with the Cubs as Theo Epstein's front office tried to recruit him to headline the rotation in 2015 and beyond.
“Outside the organization, outside the city, around baseball, the story is the Cubs are coming fast and the Cubs are coming strong.”
MESA, Ariz. – The curiosity factor is pretty much gone now. Reporters aren’t lined up three-deep around his locker. The cameras aren’t in his face.