Tagged: ‘Javier Baez’

Chicago Cubs: New strike zone could hurt Cubs rotation
February 18th, 2017 at 1:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** Changes are an inevitable part of life. Baseball is no exception. But a change to the strike zone may hurt the Chicago Cubs more than other teams. It is no secret. The administration of Major League Baseball is investigating ways to improve the game. From attempting to shorten games with a...

Chicago Cubs’ patience and eye on the future remains strong
February 16th, 2017 at 9:22 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs' front office has executed a long-term plan to perfection. Despite winning it all in 2016, their approach to the game has not changed. From the day Theo Epstein and his new baseball operations regime set foot in Wrigley Field in October 2011, the focus has been clear: build...

Chicago Cubs News: Maddon’s new slogans; What to expect from Baez
February 15th, 2017 at 8:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs' Joe Maddon has a knack for the catchy slogans he comes up with. But while they're great on a t-shirt, they go much deeper for his players. This year's new ones are no exception. The Chicago Cubs took their "Try not to suck" and "Embrace the target" all...

Chicago Cubs: Atlantis Casino projects Cubs as MLB’s best in 2017
February 11th, 2017 at 5:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Teams are heading to Spring Training with great anticipation. The World Champion Chicago Cubs are leading the way in Nevada now. The excitement is in the air and people are heading to stores to purchase gifts, celebrating their love. No, I do not mean Valentine's day. It's Spring Traning time for the...

Chicago Cubs: Six players will participate in the World Baseball Classic
February 9th, 2017 at 7:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Cubs in the World Baseball Classic will be highlighted by Javier Baez and Hector Rondon, as well as four other Cubs-but none for the American Team. For the Chicago Cubs-and the rest of the MLB-it's a tough decision for players. Do you rest up and get ready for Spring...