In Jeff Samardzija’s mind, signing Masahiro Tanaka would have silenced all that talk about the “R-word.”
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Theo Epstein jokes about how the Cubs lead the league in approvals.
Where will the Cubs be in two years?
The pieces are starting to come together for Theo Epstein, who took over the Cubs front office two years and two weeks ago.
On the day that another trade rumor surfaced regarding Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija, the ace of the North Side staff made one thing perfectly clear: He wants to stay in Chicago.
Do the Cubs have any pitchers you would trust in the deciding game of a World Series? Or even a meaningful game in September with the second wild card in play?