GLENDALE, Ariz. – A Cubs camp filled with sunshine and optimism just got a jolt of alarming news – $155 million lefty Jon Lester will miss Saturday’s start because of a “dead arm.”
MESA, Ariz. — Anthony Rizzo watches Kris Bryant and knows what it’s like to supposed to be the next big thing.
MESA, Ariz. – Joe Maddon grabbed some water in the dugout and happened to overhear Jon Lester talking with Welington Castillo.
MESA, Ariz. – Jake Arrieta has a Pilates routine, 4 percent body fat and strong opinions about nutrition. His 360-degree mind/body approach involves visualization.
MESA, Ariz. – This is still a zero-sum game for Jon Lester, even after signing the $155 million contract that blew expectations through the roof.