It is an interesting managerial philosophy: If you treat baseball players as adults, then they, in response, will act like adults.
Javier Baez’s head first sliding has led to another injury, as he has a swollen left thumb after he slid head first into first base.
One of the reasons David Ross is retiring at the end of the season is to spend more time with his family, and having his 6-year-old son, Cole, in the Cubs’ clubhouse the past two days has been special. Ross also recalls being on teams when there were t…
Cubs right-hander John Lackey took the mound Wednesday on track to pitch only four innings, but things went so well that he stayed out there for another frame.
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