Kyle Schwarber catching among Cubs' unfinished spring business
With the Cubs in the process of pairing down their spring training roster by the end of next week, they still have some other unfinished business. That would be finding a place for Kyle Schwarber to catch in a game. Schwarber, who underwent surgery 11 ...
Chicago Cubs: Theo Epstein named World's Greatest Leader
As if Theo Epstein needs anything else to brag about, the Chicago Cubs' President of Baseball Operations was named the World's Greatest Leader by Fortune Magazine. The reason: Chicago united America in a time of its worst division. Tom Verducci, senior ...
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'Lack of ego' allows Cubs to get creative with rotation
MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon tabbed right-hander Kyle Hendricks, last season's MLB ERA leader, as the team's No. 5 starter out of spring training. And while that may seem odd, given that Hendricks has been every bit as good this ...
Levine: Javier Baez Returns To Cubs As His Legend Grows
Bruce Levine covers both the Cubs and the White Sox for CBSChicago.com and 670 The Score. He has been covering baseball in Chicago for more than 30 years and has written for both the Chicago Sun-Times and Sporting News. Bruce co-hosts "Inside Th.
Ian Kinsler 'ready to go' with Detroit Tigers after WBC win
Detroit Free Press
LAKELAND, Fla. -- Detroit Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler got a hug from Justin Verlander and congratulations from several other teammates as he returned to Tiger Town today after helping USA win the World Baseball Classic on Wednesday night.
Detroit Tigers: The Two Justins
Detroit has other pieces who will have to play key roles if the Tigers are to return to the postseason in 2017 after a two-year absence, such as slugger Miguel Cabrera, second baseman Ian Kinsler and pitcher Michael Fulmer, the reigning AL Rookie of ...
Detroit Tiger Links: Jose Iglesias is probably not for sale
Bless You Boys (blog)
First of all, I'm not sure I believe this report. The Tigers have to be aware that the Yankees weren't going to do anything drastic with Gregorious due back before June. The return would have been minimal at best. However, if this is valid, it ...
Tigers roster projection: Injury questions, intrigue as Opening Day looms
LAKELAND, Fla. -- How will an injury to J.D. Martinez affect the Detroit Tigers' decisions in the 10 days leading up to Opening Day? That's one of the questions we had to address in our third roster projection. With spring training coming to an end ...