At age 16, Bryce Harper made the cover of Sports Illustrated as “Baseball’s Chosen One.” He’s had the creative haircuts and the eye black slathered all over his face.
The Cubs love the way David DeJesus grinds out at-bats, plays good defense and mentors young players in the clubhouse. They just didn’t value it at $2.5 million for 39 more games.
Beth Murphy may not be an athlete, but her name will go down in the Cubs history books all the same.
The Cubs can earn their second series win against the St. Louis Cardinals in as many weekends with a victory today at Wrigley Field.
At the 2011 winter meetings in Dallas, agent Scott Boras used a classic supermarket analogy while talking up his clients and the cash-strapped Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Mets.