The Cubs see Jake Arrieta as a big part of their future, and he could get paid like a frontline starter at some point.
A trip to New York reminded Joe Maddon of the nowhere-to-hide scrutiny that comes with this job. But having no OFF switch must sound ideal to someone who loves the bright lights.
It's been a whirlwind 24 hours for the Cubs organization.
The White Sox want to catch their AL Central competitors quickly but only if they can do so without interfering with the front office’s long-term plan.
Joe Maddon and the Cubs took Chicago and the baseball world by storm on Monday afternoon as the team introduced Maddon as the 54th manager in franchise history.