MILWAUKEE – Cubs fans already tired of hearing wait-until-next-year shouldn’t get too excited about shopping for free agents this winter.
CINCINNATI – The saturation coverage of Cubs prospects glosses over the reality that all these kids aren’t going to make it.
CINCINNATI – Except for the atmosphere – the beer and the sunshine – Cubs fans haven’t been given many reasons to come to Wrigley Field this season and watch this team.
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.
The Cubs have made a relative splash with international free agents, landing Baseball America’s No.