The boos started for Edwin Jackson in the first inning, once Matt Kemp launched a 96 mph fastball that almost cleared the top of the left-field bleachers.
Jorge Soler felt a sense of urgency watching Yasiel Puig’s all-out style with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Welcome to The Show, Javier Baez. Meet Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw.
Kris Bryant stood behind the batting cage while the Chicago media waited at the edge of the grass, eyeballing the mega-prospect like this was an awkward eighth-grade dance.
Kyle Schwarber is built like the All-Ohio linebacker he used to be at Middletown High School. He’s got a thick neck and a 6-foot, 235-pound frame.