Addison Russell is Having a Good Spring for the Cubs, Too

Kris Bryant is garnering all of the headlines and the attention this spring and rightfully so. Bryant is arguably the best prospect in baseball, plus he’s abused just about every baseball he’s hit in the Cactus League. But one of the other top prospects in the system might be having a better spring than Bryant […]


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The Daily CCO: Three Catchers a Possibility for the Cubs? And Other News and Rumors

The Cubs seem to be leaning toward having three catchers on the active roster when the season starts; at least that is what the team is saying publicly, according to a report from Carrie Muskat. Joe Maddon discussed the scenario with the beat writers Tuesday and pointed out Welington Castillo would give the team insurance […]


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Theo Epstein Says Cubs Will Ignore Comments about Kris Bryant from Anybody Outside the Organization

Kris Bryant is not only the main focus at Cubs camp but he’s the talk of baseball. And when he will make his big league debut has become a heated debate throughout the game. Kris Bryant has picked up this spring where he left off last season at the plate. In nine games Bryant is […]


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Starlin Castro and Addison Russell are Giving the Right Answers to the Cubs Shortstop Questions

The Cubs are in an envious position, the team has too many shortstops. The questions immediately popped up last July when the Cubs acquired Addison Russell, with Starlin Castro, Javier Baez and Russell, where would they play when Baez and Russell were ready to join Castro at the big league level. The Cubs have three […]


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The Daily CCO: All About The Bryant and Other Cubs News, Notes and Rumors

Kris Bryant is the talk of baseball right now. The Chicago and National media are focused on the Cubs’ top prospect. Jon Heyman said Bryant is putting on a show and putting pressure on the Cubs while Peter Gammons tweeted the reality of what it would mean to the Cubs long term for him to […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Maddon’s Men Won Some Games and Hit Some Home Runs

It was a long weekend for the Chicago Cubs, one in which the organization played five games in three days and went 4-1 in the exhibition season. The Cubs had a good three days with a couple of exceptions and one big scare. RHP Jacob Turner will miss at least a month dealing with an […]


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Tom Ricketts: Organization Will Be Disappointed if Cubs Don’t Win the Division

Tom Ricketts joined Mully and Hanley (670 The Score) following the Cactus League openers to talk about his team. One of the big topics discussed during the interview were the recent headlines that were made about the Cubs talking to the Brewers about playing at Miller Park despite the fact the team mentioned in January […]


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The Daily CCO: Theo Epstein Extension Update and Other Cubs News and Rumors

The Cubs won one and lost one on the first of back-to-back split squad days. And while half the roster picked up a win in Las Vegas, the other half struggled in Mesa and Tsuyoshi Wada left the game with an injury in the first inning. The Cubs play two more games Saturday before squaring […]


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Jed Hoyer Addressed Several Cubs Topics Early in Spring Training

The Cubs are preparing for what has the makings of an interesting and fun, but unpredictable season at the big league level. The front office has given Joe Maddon a lot of young talent to work with and it will be up to Maddon and his staff to put the players in position to win […]


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Theo Epstein Talks Cubs on 670 The Score

Theo Epstein joined Barry Rozner Sunday morning on 670 The Score to talk about his team and the upcoming season. Theo Epstein addressed the Kris Bryant question, expectations, Jon Lester and pace of play. Epstein reiterated that there is room in the budget to add to the roster during the season if it makes sense […]


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