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Bangor Daily News
Major league coach from Maine excited about move to CubsAnd there were some great players. It was a great five years,” he added. Butte
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
And there were some great players. It was a great five years,” he added. Butterfield likes and respects Cubs manager Joe Maddon from all of his years coaching against him. Butterfield has also has made coaching stops with the New York... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Maddon not ruling out Schwarber leading off againOct. 19, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Could we see Kyle Schwarber
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Oct. 19, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Could we see Kyle Schwarber batting leadoff for the Cubs again? Manager Joe Maddon, who addressed reporters Tuesday at the winter meetings in Orlando, isn’t ruling it out. “Well, first of all, he... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Former Razorback Drew Smyly Signs With Cubs2012-14 before spending two years in Tampa Bay. The southpaw overlapped with th
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 7 hours ago
2012-14 before spending two years in Tampa Bay. The southpaw overlapped with then Rays manager and current Cubs skipper Joe Maddon for one season. Smyly pitched in the 2017 World Baseball Classic, winning a gold medal with Team USA before going... Read more
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Philly.com
Gabe Kapler's Phillies: No rules, just rightdon’t have to post a list of rules on the wall for there to be a philosophical
Philly.com / Posted 9 hours ago
don’t have to post a list of rules on the wall for there to be a philosophical agreement that we have expectations.” Joe Maddon, who managed Kapler with the Rays, told Kapler recently to not be afraid to be different. The Phillies hired... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rick Renteria avoids scrutiny that surrounds Joe MaddonJoe Maddon and Rick Renteria surfaced Tuesday afternoon at the winter meetings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
Joe Maddon and Rick Renteria surfaced Tuesday afternoon at the winter meetings in Orlando, Fla., where each of Chicago’s managers voiced optimism about his team’s future. Maddon was looking forward to watching an improved bullpen and hearing some... Read more
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SportingNews
Joe Maddon says Kyle Schwarber would have struggled no matter where he batted last yearCubs manager Joe Maddon made a controversial decision last season by starting w
SportingNews / Posted 12 hours ago
Cubs manager Joe Maddon made a controversial decision last season by starting with power-hitting Kyle Schwarber as his leadoff hitter. The move didn't work out, though it did spark a fad of sorts among other MLB managers choosing to leadoff... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs manager Joe Maddon not ruling out Kyle Schwarber at leadoff spot — yetIt’s too early for Joe Maddon to start writing potential lineups for 2018, but
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
It’s too early for Joe Maddon to start writing potential lineups for 2018, but the Cubs manager revealed Tuesday that two players in need of improvement already have taken measures. Maddon reported that left fielder Kyle Schwarber attended Maddon’s... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
MLB newsis under way. World Series winning manager has ties to Midland, TXWorld Series
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 14 hours ago
is under way. World Series winning manager has ties to Midland, TXWorld Series winning manager has ties to Midland, TX Joe Maddon the manager of the team who recently ended the 108-year curse has ties to Midland. He is wearing #20 (Source:... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Brandon Morrow signing a good start in rebuild of Cubs bullpenportray a much better relief corps in 2017 than we remember. But when Edwards
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
portray a much better relief corps in 2017 than we remember. But when Edwards lost his mojo in the postseason, manager Joe Maddon had to overuse Davis and even turn to starter John Lackey in the ninth inning of Game 2 of the NLCS. How did that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs look to solidify closer situation with Brandon Morrow, while not ruling out return of Wade DavisNez Balelo for two hours in Southern California included Chairman Tom Ricketts,
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Nez Balelo for two hours in Southern California included Chairman Tom Ricketts, Epstein, general manager Jed Hoyer, manager Joe Maddon, pitcher Kyle Hendricks and selected support staff members. Epstein shot down a report that the Cubs didn’t use a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Remember Brooks Kieschnick, the Cubs power hitter who also could pitch?moving Ohtani around in the outfield on days he doesn’t pitch, like you could s
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
moving Ohtani around in the outfield on days he doesn’t pitch, like you could see the Cubs doing with maneuvering manager Joe Maddon? “I don’t think if he’s a starting pitcher he can play every day, there’s just no way,’’ Kieschnick said. “The... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Caution makes sense when predicting stardom for Cubs target Shohei Ohtaniespecially for any Cubs fans already penciling Ohtani in as the No. 3 starter o
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
especially for any Cubs fans already penciling Ohtani in as the No. 3 starter or No. 5 hitter. The creativity of manager Joe Maddon offers Ohtani an enticing option to start in a six-man rotation and get 400 at-bats in an ever-changing outfield... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Giants GM shares details of Shohei Ohtani meetingsaid the Giants are prepared to pitch Ohtani once a week, a similar schedule to
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
said the Giants are prepared to pitch Ohtani once a week, a similar schedule to how he was used in Japan. Cubs manager Joe Maddon has spoken about the trend toward a six-man rotation dating to August 2016, and the Cubs undoubtedly would employ... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bullpen help remains a priority for Cubs despite their pursuit of Shohei Ohtaniplayers, their state-of-the-art training facilities in Mesa and at their two-ye
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
players, their state-of-the-art training facilities in Mesa and at their two-year-old Wrigley Field clubhouse, the creativity of manager Joe Maddon with two-way players, and the marketing opportunities in Chicago. mgonzales@chicago... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Chicago Cubs have what Japan's Shohei Ohtani wantsdepicting the team winning the World Series with him. For fun’s sake here, the
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
depicting the team winning the World Series with him. For fun’s sake here, the Cubs can show Ohtani a video of manager Joe Maddon yanking him from the mound in Game 7 of the World Series in the fourth inning but leaving him in the game to play... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Topkin: Rays may look within organization to find reliefBoxberger, slots in as the Rays' 26th best prospect, per mlb.com, compared to 1
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Boxberger, slots in as the Rays' 26th best prospect, per mlb.com, compared to 14 in Arizona. … Ex-Rays/current Cubs manager Joe Maddon hosts his annual Thanksmas fundraising dinner Friday at the neighboring Ava and 717 South Tampa restaurants, with... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs drop Hector Rondon; Joe Maddon sees Shohei Ohtani as 'wave of future'press from several interested teams until he makes a decision by Dec. 22. The s
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
press from several interested teams until he makes a decision by Dec. 22. The sales pitches will be thick, but Cubs manager Joe Maddon presented his vision of managing a two-way player like Ohtani, who would like to be hitting when he’s not... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
White Sox sign catcher Welington Castillo to 2catchers by throwing out 44.4 percent (20-45) of attempted base stealers in ‘17
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
catchers by throwing out 44.4 percent (20-45) of attempted base stealers in ‘17. “This guy can really hit,” Cubs manager Joe Maddon, who managed Castillo in ‘15, said on WSCR-AM 670. “If he gets plenty of at-bats in that park, he’s going to hit... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs bullpen set for change with possible departures of Hector Rondon, Justin Grimmprojected to receive a raise of $400,000 to $6.2 million if the Cubs tender him
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
projected to receive a raise of $400,000 to $6.2 million if the Cubs tender him a contract. As recently as 2015, manager Joe Maddon described Grimm and Travis Wood as “middle inning closers.” But Grimm has lost his effectiveness after posting a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs try to stretch pitching dollars to pursue free agents — like Shohei Ohtani?need to devise a plan to maximize Ohtani’s skills as a left-handed hitting outf
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
need to devise a plan to maximize Ohtani’s skills as a left-handed hitting outfielder when he’s not pitching. Manager Joe Maddon, known for his creativity, could have a few ideas as he’s often used players at other positions dating back to his... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Topkin: Five things to look for during Rays' offseasonchance. … It's a pretty cool thing." … Related, what former or current Ray has
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
chance. … It's a pretty cool thing." … Related, what former or current Ray has the best chance to be enshrined? (Longoria? Joe Maddon?) … Mike Sandoval was promoted from Triple-A Durham to the second assistant spot on the athletic training staff.... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Cubs officially fill out their coaching staff for the 2018 seasonto bench coach was also made official while Will Venable was named the team’s f
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 21 days ago
to bench coach was also made official while Will Venable was named the team’s first base coach. Hickey is reunited with Joe Maddon, whom he worked with eight season in Tampa. He comes to Chicago with 15 years of major league experience as a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
One YOLO Risk That Could Skyrocket or Destroy Each MLB Contender's Futuretrade market to find an ace, particularly if said ace is Archer. A trade would
Bleacher Report / Posted 25 days ago
trade market to find an ace, particularly if said ace is Archer. A trade would re-team the Rays ace with former manager Joe Maddon and pitching coach Jim Hickey, who surely wouldn't mind seeing Arrieta's shoes filled by a younger, more electric... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Length of Jake Arrieta deal should concern Cubs more than annual costjust not as much as Boras suggests. Barring Boras settling for a shorter deal f
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
just not as much as Boras suggests. Barring Boras settling for a shorter deal for fewer dollars — as likely as manager Joe Maddon admitting he was wrong — the Cubs will thank Arrieta for the memories and move on. Nobody in Chicago ever will... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Length of Jake Arrieta deal should concern Cubs more than annual costjust not as much as Boras suggests. Barring Boras settling for a shorter deal f
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
just not as much as Boras suggests. Barring Boras settling for a shorter deal for fewer dollars — as likely as manager Joe Maddon admitting he was wrong — the Cubs will thank Arrieta for the memories and move on. Nobody in Chicago ever will... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bears stupidity holds Tarik Cohen hostage, and that’s why we can’t have nice thingscoach Joel Quenneville double-shifts Patrick Kane to take advantage of his grea
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
coach Joel Quenneville double-shifts Patrick Kane to take advantage of his greatest offensive player. Cubs manager Joe Maddon brings in closers Wade Davis and Aroldis Chapman for multiple innings. Maddon also bats Kris Bryant second in... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Roy Halladay remembered as 'the real deal' at public memoriallet's do it." For Charlie Manuel, it started when he met Halladay at the 2009
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
let's do it." For Charlie Manuel, it started when he met Halladay at the 2009 All-Star Game, after then-Rays manager Joe Maddon named him the starter against Manuel's NL squad, and told him then he'd look good in a Phillies uniform. Halladay... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo wins NL Manager of YearBrewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington N
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 28 days ago
Brewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker (25) and Joe Maddon (3) of the Chicago Cubs. Lovullo guided the Diamondbacks to a 93-69 record in his first season as a major-league... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo wins NL Manager of YearBrewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington N
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 28 days ago
Brewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker (25) and Joe Maddon (3) of the Chicago Cubs. Lovullo guided the Diamondbacks to a 93-69 record in his first season as a major-league... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo wins NL Manager of YearBrewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington N
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 28 days ago
Brewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker (25) and Joe Maddon (3) of the Chicago Cubs. Lovullo guided the Diamondbacks to a 93-69 record in his first season as a major-league... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo wins NL Manager of YearBrewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington N
KECI Missoula / Posted 28 days ago
Brewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker (25) and Joe Maddon (3) of the Chicago Cubs. Lovullo guided the Diamondbacks to a 93-69 record in his first season as a major-league... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo wins NL Manager of YearBrewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington N
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 28 days ago
Brewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker (25) and Joe Maddon (3) of the Chicago Cubs. Lovullo guided the Diamondbacks to a 93-69 record in his first season as a major-league... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo wins NL Manager of YearBrewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington N
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 28 days ago
Brewers manager Craig Counsell (33) was fourth, followed by former Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker (25) and Joe Maddon (3) of the Chicago Cubs. Lovullo guided the Diamondbacks to a 93-69 record in his first season as a major-league... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs answer Joe Maddon's critics: 'Just the nature of being the manager in Chicago'Many in the Cubs’ front office wonder why Maddon gets so much heat from fans, e
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
Many in the Cubs’ front office wonder why Maddon gets so much heat from fans, especially after what he’s accomplished in his three years with the team. Is it just part of being a manager in Chicago, where baseball is talked about year round? “I... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs seeking leadoff man for 2018likely would have to include one of their regulars from the core — Baez, Russel
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
likely would have to include one of their regulars from the core — Baez, Russell or Schwarber — to make a deal work. Manger Joe Maddon is high on Kiermaier — and for good reason — as are Cubs executives who know his older brother, Dan, a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
B.S. Meter on All the Top MLB Free Agency/Trade Rumorsthe Cubs in free agency. The above quote wasn't the only telling tidbit from t
Bleacher Report / Posted 28 days ago
the Cubs in free agency. The above quote wasn't the only telling tidbit from that Mooney article. Cobb on Cubs manager Joe Maddon: "I don’t hide the fact that I’ve got the most respect for Joe Maddon and what he did for me coming up as a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Joe Maddon brings 'Thanksmas' charitable feast back to Tampa BayIt has been three years since World Series-winning manager Joe Maddon left the
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
It has been three years since World Series-winning manager Joe Maddon left the Tampa Bay Rays. But he never really left Tampa Bay. Even as he guided the Chicago Cubs to a historic championship in 2016, Maddon remained a fixture in the bay area. He... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Maddon fundraiser scheduled for Dec. 15Article Tools Joe Maddon and friends will be back home next month for an event
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 29 days ago
Article Tools Joe Maddon and friends will be back home next month for an event aimed at raising money for his Hazleton Integration Project and its Hazleton One Community Center. There’s no word on who his “friends” are yet, but at past holiday... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Should the Rays consider tanking? Recent history says 'maybe'not. With the organization still trying to show it can win since the October 2
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
not. With the organization still trying to show it can win since the October 2014 departures of Andrew Friedman and Joe Maddon; with Neander taking charge of baseball operations this year; with manager Kevin Cash trying for a fourth time to... Read more
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Island Packet
Cubs have appealing young position players to offer in tradehitter with a high on-base percentage. Ian Happ Happ had only eight plate app
Island Packet / Posted 30 days ago
hitter with a high on-base percentage. Ian Happ Happ had only eight plate appearances in the postseason as manager Joe Maddon stuck with a more seasoned lineup. But his 24 home runs and power to all fields during his rookie season were... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Former Cougar star Baran seeking fresh start at PSUfeel for his secondary pitches. He has a chance to make an immediate impact.’’
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 30 days ago
feel for his secondary pitches. He has a chance to make an immediate impact.’’ Baran, a cousin of Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon, said that his experience pitching for Stony Brook against the likes of Creighton and Baylor has prepared him for... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Baseball Receives Eight NLIsand grandfather attended Penn State, while one sister is currently attending Pe
GoPSUsports.com / Posted a month ago
and grandfather attended Penn State, while one sister is currently attending Penn State … Cousin of Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon. On Choosing Penn State: “I choose Penn State because it has always been a dream of mine to attend Penn State.... Read more
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Beloit Daily News
Ex-Bear LB Fortunato dead at 87as Tampa Bay's pitching coach before a split with the Rays at the end of the se
Beloit Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
as Tampa Bay's pitching coach before a split with the Rays at the end of the season. He is reuniting with his old boss Joe Maddon in Chicago and replacing Chris Bosio, whose contract was not renewed. Hyde takes over for Dave Martinez, who left... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Giancarlo Stanton’s status in doubt; Don Mattingly to return to Marlinsas Tampa Bay’s pitching coach before a split with the Rays at the end of the se
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
as Tampa Bay’s pitching coach before a split with the Rays at the end of the season. He is reuniting with his old boss, Joe Maddon, in Chicago and replacing Chris Bosio, whose contract was not renewed. Hyde was the Cubs’ bench coach under Rick... Read more
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TSN
Cubs hire Hickey as pitching coach, Hyde now bench coachas Tampa Bay's pitching coach before a split with the Rays at the end of the se
TSN / Posted 1 months ago
as Tampa Bay's pitching coach before a split with the Rays at the end of the season. He is reuniting with his old boss Joe Maddon in Chicago and replacing Chris Bosio, whose contract was not renewed. Hyde takes over for Dave Martinez, who left... Read more
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Island Packet
Cubs hire Hickey as pitching coach, Hyde now bench coachas Tampa Bay's pitching coach before a split with the Rays at the end of the se
Island Packet / Posted 1 months ago
as Tampa Bay's pitching coach before a split with the Rays at the end of the season. He is reuniting with his old boss Joe Maddon in Chicago and replacing Chris Bosio, whose contract was not renewed. Hyde takes over for Dave Martinez, who left... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Promoting from within, Cubs name Brandon Hyde new bench coachImages) CHICAGO – After a number of changes to the coaching staff that resulte
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 1 months ago
Images) CHICAGO – After a number of changes to the coaching staff that resulted in the departures of a few names in Joe Maddon’s staff, the team has decided to promote one of the holdovers from the 2017 staff. Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer... Read more

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