MILWAUKEE — So far there’s more smoke than fire to rumors about the Twins pursuing Cubs execs Jason McLeod or Shiraz Rehman for their top baseball operations job.
The Twins are not believed to have requested permission to talk to them, and neither seems to be pursuing the job.
“I’m really happy with my situation here, and I think everyone with the organization is 100 percent focused on trying to bring a championship to the city of Chicago,” said Rehman, echoing sentiments expressed by McLeod when asked about the opening last month.
“I’m flattered by whatever media attention might come of something like that,” added Rehman, Jed Hoyer’s assistant general manager, “but I’m really happy and focused on what we’re doing in Chicago.”
The man was taken to Stroger Hospital with blunt force trauma to his body and was pronounced dead, police said.
When Jim Thomas and his staff looked at their upcoming schedule back in November, the Downers Grove North coach had a very bright outlook.
Muhammad Baseer, 23, is charged with murder, reckless discharge of a firearm and other felonies in connection to a fatal shooting Feb. 28.
Despite high mortgage rates and a dearth of affordable starter houses, these families saw the upside of making the investment now.
Pride Night is scheduled for Sunday at the United Center, where the Blackhawks will skate against the Canucks.