Ryan Dempster


GOODYEAR, Ariz. – The Cubs have one obvious candidate to start Opening Day in Jeff Samardzija, the longest-tenured guy on the team and a 200-innings/200-strikeouts force.


MESA, Ariz. — The Jason Hammel rebranding began on Monday morning at a mostly empty Cubs Park, in a B game against a no-name lineup of San Francisco Giants.


MESA, Ariz. – The Cubs Way: Players getting questions about the trade deadline before their first full-squad workout this spring.


If the Cubs are going to get back to being National League contenders, they're going to need impact pitching. But where will those arms come from?