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.
Bryant has a .940 OPS in night games but just a .710 OPS in day games.
This is a special group of young MLB talent.
Anthony Rizzo has dropped down to fifth among NL first basemen.
While he was still in high school, Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant had Cy Young winner Clayton Kershaw on his fantasy baseball team.
Kyle Schwarber knows his first stint in the majors is going to be short, but he is making the most of his opportunity to impress.
Anthony Rizzo is fourth among first basemen, and Starlin Castro is fourth among shorstops.
Bryant had 22 RBIs in May.
This could suggest a big league call-up for Baez, with Kris Bryant playing at a corner outfield spot.
The 21-year-old Russell has made an impression on teammates early in his career.
Bryant trails only the Cardinals’ Matt Carpenter among third baseman.
Chicago is 13-10 in one-run games.
Bryant hit the longest home run Wrigley Field has housed this season.
Bryant and Harper grew up playing together in Las Vegas and are now expected to be two of the biggest stars in the game.
Bryant’s sacrifice fly in the fifth inning was the difference.
Bryant has quickly settled into his new home.
Sabermetrics show how the Cubs can increase their offensive production.
Give Cub fans three guesses and they mostly would draw a blank on the name of the infield coach on the team.