Ian Happ’s Path Forward

Back in the times that we all assumed Bryce Harper would be patrolling right field at Wrigley come the start of 2019, discussion of Ian Happ focused largely on his value as a trade piece or a 4th outfielder. With Harper likely to sign elsewhere and with the Cubs currently not linked to any other … Continue reading Ian Happ’s Path Forward

Rehabilitation, change, and Addison Russell

On Friday, the Cubs did what it seemed increasingly likely that they would do and tendered a contract to shortstop Addison Russell. Russell, of course, was suspended at the tail end of the 2018 Cubs season for his violent and unacceptable actions towards his ex-wife, Melisa Reidy following her detailing his abusive behavior in a … Continue reading Rehabilitation, change, and Addison Russell