Theo Epstein

4w

Cubs prospect Kris Bryant has been the best player in baseball all spring.

But not even that is going to get him a job on the Cubs 25-man roster on Opening Day.

2m

Kevin Youkilis is reuniting with Theo Epstein … in the Cubs front office.

2m

The Red Sox designated lefty reliever Drake Britton for assignment last week when they signed former Rangers reliever Alexi Ogando. On Tuesday, the Cubs picked up Britton off waivers.

4m

CHICAGO -- Back in July, with the Red Sox already out of contention, Jon Lester said publicly that he would understand if the team traded him.

4m

CHICAGO -- Theo Epstein knows Jon Lester as well as anyone in baseball. He was the first-year Red Sox general manager when the team selected Lester in the second round of the 2002 draft.

Pages