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Now a free agent, Ross could fit what the Cubs seek.
The Cubs have their eyes on adding bullpen help and contract-controlled young pitching to the rotation.
Jay understands how the Cubs use their 25-man roster and what leadership means to them.
The Jay signing makes Jorge Soler more expendable.
It’s the annual point at which we declare the Wildcats could finally earn an NCAA Tournament berth.
To this point, teams have been unwilling to give up huge packages of prospects for Sale. That could change soon.
“I just want to go out there and put smiles on people’s faces, win a lot of games along the way,” Bryant says.
Bryant is the 10th player in Cubs history to win MVP and the first since Sammy Sosa in 1998.
National right-hander Max Scherzer won the award.
Dodgers manager Dave Roberts won the award.
“It’s about feeling we get back fair value in exchange and did something that makes long-term sense for the organization,” GM Rick Hahn says.
Major League Baseball has peace on the labor front since 1995. Now, a Dec. 1 deadline looms.
“We made plenty of mistakes,” Theo Epstein says. “We are lucky to have covered them up with some good acquisitions.”
“On the way to winning, you can take some really nice chances,” GM Jed Hoyer says.
Hahn admits there’s an emotional component, but the White Sox can’t let it affect their strategy in practice.
“I look at his comments as just the comments of a competitor,” Hoyer says of Montero.
White Sox general manager Rick Hahn has outlined the team’s offseason approach.
“This is 100 percent an organization award,” Epstein says.
In Game 7, the Cubs will do whatever it takes in the bullpen.
“I am going to embrace the opportunity,” Hendricks says of starting the decisive Game 7 of the World Series.