While this mess of a saga continues with the Houston Astros cheating scandal, Chicago Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish speaks out against the handling of it. Fans around baseball rolled their eyes in disgust when the Houston Astros attempted to apologize last week for their involvement in the cheating scandal.
In this episode of the Growing Cubs Podcast, Greg and Jimmy come out swinging on the Houston Astros and Rob Manfred. Then, on a lighter note, they discuss Nico Hoerner’s arms and whether or not he could start at second base Opening Day (13:12), followed by speculation on David Ross’s ability to coach prospects (25:05).
Crane Kenney, the Cubs’ president of business operations, addressed the media in Mesa Monday on a number of topics that were headlined by the news that Marquee Sports Network has secured a carriage arrangement with Hulu.
Did the Cubs become just another ordinary team by winning the World Series in 2016? I mean, if you had to define uniqueness, going 108 years in between championships is certainly a suitable denotation.
Joe Maddon has opened up about the ending of his tenure with the Chicago Cubs, and the new Los Angeles Angels manager revealed that philosophical differences between himself and the organization played a significant role in his departure.