Come Sunday, we can turn out attention to what we cherish: meaningful baseball.
Bryant will start the season in Triple-A despite being the team’s best spring hitter.
The Cubs are hoping a stable of hot prospects and a tribute to Hall of Famer Ernie Banks on Opening Night will help fans forget and forgive the big mess at Wrigley Field.
“It’s about getting it done,” Anthony Rizzo says.
The White Sox were tabbed with the 20th-best farm system.
Bryant will be toiling in Iowa for several weeks until the big city beckons.
Let’s create a structure that incentivizes teams playing young talent earlier.
Bryant starting at Triple-A Iowa isn’t sitting well with the players union.
Bryant will begin the season at Triple-A Iowa after a tremendous Cactus League campaign.
“In a healthy organization, there should be different opinions expressed,” Epstein says.
None of the heralded youngsters will open the season with the big league club.
The Cubs get to decide what’s best for them, Manfred says, not an agent.
Baseball is “injured” if Bryant isn’t suiting up for the Cubs on April 5, Boras says.
Bryant has been putting on quite the power display.
Braynt’s been in the middle of many subplots at Cubs camp.
“The ownership here has been great to me,” Bryants says.
With the long term in view, there’s no sensible argument for Bryant making the Cubs roster out of spring training.
The issue is over whether Kris Bryant will make the Cubs roster out of spring training.
“I’m looking forward to another challenge,” Bryants says.
The Cubs have a commitment to sustained success, not 2015 success.