As expected, the Cubs have made some decisions that will not sit well with much of the fanbase. The breakup of the 2016 championship core has officially begun, and I have to admit I’m more than a little salty about it.
The Cubs are hoping for a return to form against lefties as they acquired veteran slugger Jose Martinez.
Jason Kipnis is making a strong impression on David Ross, and Anthony Rizzo is on the mend.
Among the uncharted waters that rookie skipper David Ross will have to navigate in a unique season, will be the implementation of the universal DH. Luckily for David Ross, the Cubs have a few strong candidates.
Come Opening Day the Cubs plans for second base will clarify. Austin Bloomberg asserts the job should already belong to Nico Hoerner.