MESA, Ariz. – This is the “before” picture, Rick Renteria smiling and clapping and buzzing from one field to the next at Cubs Park. No one knows what the “after” picture will look like.
MESA, Ariz. – Anthony Rizzo walked over to the mound and tried to break the ice with C.J. Edwards, a scene the Cubs think could be replayed at Wrigley Field.
PHOENIX – The next edition of Carlos Villanueva T-shirts could simply say “I Just Work Here” across the front.