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Manager Craig Counsell provided an expected timeline for Bellinger’s first 2024 spring-training game.
Home Cactus Leauge games are now individual-focused workout days for the Cubs
Counsell went toe-to-toe with his longtime friend Brewers manager Pat Murphy.
Bellinger re-signed with the Cubs on a flexible three-year, $80 million deal.
The Cubs keep adding first-base depth, but they see promise in Busch.
To clear a spot for Bellinger on the 40-man roster, the Cubs traded left-hander Bailey Horn to the White Sox for minor-league pitcher Matt Thompson.
Bellinger and the Cubs agreed to a three-year, $80 million contract Sunday.
Both had surgeries this offseason before signing minor-league deals with the Cubs.
The Cubs and Bellinger agreed to terms on a three-year, $80 million contract, sources confirmed Sunday.
Bellinger and the Cubs agreed to a three-year, $80 million contract.
The deal includes opt-outs after the first and second years.
Wisdom hit an RBI double in the Cubs’ spring-training victory Saturday against the Giants.
The most votes went to Richard Dent, though Dan Hampton “won” the comments section.
Counsell checked off his first spring game as the Cubs’ skipper Friday at Sloan Park.
The Cubs open Cactus League play Friday against the White Sox.
Cubs spokesman Julian Green said an update of a 20-year-old rooftop ordinance that authorized beer and wine sales only for baseball games is long overdue.
Wicks is scheduled to start the Cubs’ Cactus League opener Friday against the White Sox at Sloan Park.
Notes: Manager Craig Counsell announces his starting pitcher for the Cubs’ Cactus League opener against the White Sox.
Suzuki was one of the best hitters in MLB for the last two months of the 2023 season.
If the idea is to win in 2024, talking with agent Scott Boras is imperative.
Notes: New arrivals are expected in camp in the coming days.
Swanson enters the second season of his seven-year contract with a level of comfort he didn’t have at this time last year.
St. Louis — a last-place team in 2023 — is the division favorite, according to the leading projection models.