According to multiple reports, Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer have extended an offer to Dale Sveum to become the 52nd manager of the Chicago Cubs.
Dale Sveum has not accepted the job … and the Cubs have not commented on whether Dale Sveum has been offered the job or not. When asked, Jed Hoyer would not confirm the reports and said they are keeping those talks “close to the vest” and the “process is moving along.”
Some reports indicated Dale Sveum has 24-48 hours to accept or decline the Cubs’ offer.
According to the Sun-Times, the other candidates have been informed of the Cubs decision … and Mike Maddux reportedly removed his name from consideration due to family concerns.
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