The national media crowned the Cubs and White Sox as the kings of the winter meetings, teasing fans with the idea Chicago could become the epicenter for October baseball.
The Cubs can feel the creative tension when Joe Maddon manages like it’s already October, following his killer instinct and not worrying about the egos or individual agendas.
Joe Maddon is trying to win baseball games, not make friends.
Joe Maddon thinks the Cubs have caught their second wind.
At this point, it's pretty much impossible to argue that.
MILWAUKEE — Tommy Hunter could feel the adrenaline surging for his Cubs debut in front of Saturday night’s sellout crowd at Miller Park. His first two warm-up pitches flew toward the backstop.