Chicago Cubs Spring Training: Heyward, Happ, Schwarber, Russell Report Early, Hit The Batting CageWhile Chicago Cubs pitchers and catchers have officially reported to spring training in Arizona, some of the other position players are in camp already.
Cubs' Theo Epstein Views Ian Happ As Prime Candidate To Make 'The Leap' This Year"He had a great offseason reshaping his body," Epstein says.
Cubs' Ian Happ Hopes To Build On Breakout Rookie SeasonAfter a strong rookie campaign, Happ is comfortable with his place on the Cubs and what could come in 2018.
Albert Almora Jr. Leads Off, Jason Heyward Sits For Cubs In Game 2Ian Happ will play left field, while Kyle Schwarber sits.
Levine: Cubs Break Out Of Slump With Long Ball AttackThe Cubs are 44-14 when hitting two or more homers in a game this season.
Rookie Ian Happ Has Made Major Impact With Cubs: 'Going To Keep Getting Better'Happ became the record-breaking sixth Cubs hitter to reach 20 home runs this season.
Cubs Set Franchise Record With 6 Players Hitting 20 Home RunsIan Happ made it a historic night at Wrigley Field with his 20th home run of the season.
Anthony Rizzo's Plate Approach, 2-Strike Discipline Wow Ian Happ, Cubs TeammatesRizzo boasts a stat line that sluggers rarely produce -- a 1-to-1 strikeout-to-walk ratio.
Levine: Success, Growing Pains All Part Of The Ian Happ Experience"You will have your good days and bad days," Happ says.
Levine: Joe Maddon Stresses More Plate Discipline To Young Cubs Hitters"We need to force the opposition pitchers to get us out with pitches in the strike zone," Maddon says.
Levine: Cubs' Ian Happ Impresses Joe Maddon With Mindset, AdjustmentsAfter struggling for a stretch, Happ has responded, with an .893 OPS and role as the Cubs' clean-up hitter.
Arrieta Sharp Again, Happ Homers Twice As Cubs Beat Reds 6-2The Cubs (41-41) salvaged the final game of their series.
Levine: Cubs' Ian Happ Flashing Abilities While Still In Development Mode"I feel the at-bats are getting better," Happ says.
Healthy Roster Mix Of Experience And Youth Always Helps In Fantasy BaseballSome fantasy baseball teams feature all veterans players, many of which are bound to get hurt. Other fantasy baseball teams go with youth all the way, and most of the risks don't pan out. Settle for something in the middle, and you won't be disappointed.
Levine: Cubs' New-Look Lineup Clicks In Rout Of BrewersAfter Ben Zobrist moved up to the lead-off spot, the Cubs followed with four homers in their 15-hit attack.