SAN DIEGO — The Cubs are looking at Rafael Soriano as another way to upgrade their bullpen.
SAN DIEGO – The time will come for the Cubs to put their money where their mouth is.
SAN DIEGO – Javier Baez looms as an X-factor, either as a trade chip if the Cubs decide they need another frontline pitcher, or a game-changing force if it all finally clicks at Triple-A Iowa.
For all the hot-take debates and service-time drama in spring training, both sides can now claim to be right: The Cubs are feeling The Kris Bryant Effect.
Cubs fans can dream about Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo hitting back-to-back homers for the next six-plus years.