It’s not a crisis and context is everything — but this sure is ugly of late.
Bryant’s quickly become a household name.
Mike Trout flashed the skill that puts him at the front of baseball’s new generation.
Frazier has won the Home Run Derby at Cincinnati’s Great American Ball Park, outslugging Dodgers rookie Joc Pederson.
Zack Greinke is the starting pitcher for the NL, while Dallas Keuchel takes the mound for the AL.
Joe Maddon initially didn’t want his guys partaking in the Derby, then changed his tune.
Rizzo and Bryant will see a fantasy turn into reality come Monday night.
The Derby will be held Monday evening in Cincinnati.
Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo are Cubs friends and All-Stars.
“It’s going to be really special for me,” Kris Bryant says.
Important decisions loom for the Cubs’ present and future.
Anthony Rizzo has dropped down to fifth among NL first basemen.
Anthony Rizzo is fourth among first basemen, and Starlin Castro is fourth among shorstops.
Rizzo has put his ego aside with the B-hack, and the results are remarkable.
Bryant’s sacrifice fly in the fifth inning was the difference.
We turn to numbers to help measure the early successes and failures of the Cubs and White Sox.
After 35 games, Rizzo has put up some flashy numbers and leads the league in on-base percentage.
Sabermetrics show how the Cubs can increase their offensive production.
Rizzo’s always good for some fun.
The Cubs first baseman has many new admirers watching him grow as a budding star.