A larger mentality is shared by the front offices of the Royals and Cubs.
The Cubs front office was concerned about the high strikeout rates of hitters.
Manny Ramirez has worked wonders with the young Cubs hitters at Triple-A Iowa.
“We have a really nice relationship with Manny,” Theo Epstein says.
The record didn’t indicate it entirely, but the Cubs believe the saw plenty of growth.
Welington Castillo drove home the winning run with a long RBI single in the 10th inning.
Addison Russell says the Cubs haven’t discussed a position change with him.
Kris Bryant is ignoring the talk of his major league call-up, which should come in early 2015.
The only hit Jake Arrieta allowed was a one-double to Brandon Phillips in the eighth inning.
The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
Jorge Soler’s torrid start has been a great story for the Cubs.
Welington Castillo and Luis Valbuena each homered.
“I’m not sure I’d trade our long-term future for anybody’s,” Theo Epstein says.
Soler went 2-for-4 with two RBIs in his big league debut.
Outfielder Jorge Soler is expected to make his debut in Cincinnati tonight.
It was June 26, 2012, when the rebirth began at Wrigley Field.
Soler was hitting .278 with a .969 OPS at Triple-A Iowa entering Monday.
Castillo is a highly regarded 27-year-old free agent from Cuba.
Plus, Jed Hoyer also addresses Jorge Soler’s timeline and the need for starting pitching.
With a tragic past and vast potential, how are Cubs fans to find a middle ground nowadays?