We don’t see bullpen by committee,” Theo Epstein says. “We think we’ve got a really good bullpen, and Morrow’s the closer.”
“He’s going to make the best decision for him,” Gimenez says of Darvish, a free agent.
Mariota joined the Mully & Hanley Show to discuss Helfrich, the new Bears offensive coordinator and his coach at Oregon.
“There’s still a long, long ways to go,” Paxson says.
“We hope at the end of this year, we know we’ll know a lot more about a lot of our guys,” Hahn says.
Rodon had arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder last September.
Hicks was named an alternate for the Pro Bowl but wasn’t chosen in the initial voting.
“I’m sure that upstairs, guys are appreciating him a lot more than they did previously,” Hicks said of Fuller.
The Bears fell to 3-9 on the season after a disappointing 15-14 loss to the 49ers on Sunday.
“We didn’t want it to be that close,” Hicks says. “We didn’t want to have to put it on the kicker’s leg.”
“This team has an arrow pointing up,” Hicks says.
“This is going to happen to some guys,” Bosio says.
Mike Mulligan and Kevin Dziepak address how to fix the problems that plague U.S. Soccer.
“You’re playing a kid’s game, and you should be excited,” Hoyer says.
As a defensive player, Hicks knows that Trubisky will be challenged early in his rookie campaign.
“We’re in really good position,” Ricketts says as the Cubs enter the playoffs.
Wilson “clearly wasn’t right” Tuesday, when he was pulled in the middle of an at-bat, Bosio said.
“I was told as soon as I signed here that there’s one game you got to win every year,” Hicks said. “That’s the Packers.”
“Whether we’re put in bad situations or not, our job is to keep them out of the end zone,” Hicks says.
“Any tweak at all could cost him the rest of the regular season,” Bosio says of Arrieta, who has an injured hamstring.