This time last year, even the Cubs executives who knew Anthony Rizzo better than anyone else couldn't be certain that they were getting a core player for the next decade.
For the first time in his career, Anthony Rizzo will enter spring training with a starting gig already locked up.
But the young slugger still wants more to spice up his spring.
From Comcast SportsNetNEW YORK (AP) -- Free agent slugger Hideki Matsui retired Thursday from professional baseball, saying he is no longer able to perform at the level that made him a star in two
The Cubs continue to make investments in the international market and take chances on pitchers recovering from injuries.
Kyuji Fujikawa finished lunch with Cubs officials and began touring Wrigley Field.