Even as the Cubs whittled their roster down to a manageable size by the middle of March, uncertainty hung over several areas of the team.
There should be a completely new feeling at spring training for the Cubs.
February 19, 2011
The Cubs wrapped up their organizational meetings, and then general manager Jim Hendry prepared for double-dip trips to Orlando, first for the GM meetings and then the winter meetings next month.
November 16, 2010
The Cubs are losing. They're beaten up, short-handed and very young in their bullpen. Interim manager Alan Trammell wants to make sure they're not broken, too.
August 10, 2010
The Cubs are set to add Carlos Zambrano to the rotation and worry about the consequences later. Zambrano, the Opening Day starter who was sent to the bullpen in late April, could make one more relief appearance as early as Thursday and then start next week in Pittsburgh.
Cubs manager Lou Piniella is going to have some interesting juggling to do with his starting rotation, and a deserving pitcher is going to be the odd-man out.
Cubs General manager Jim Hendry isn't about to push the panic button after a slow start by his team.
Cubs right fielder Xavier Nady made his first start since April 24 on Tuesday, facing his former team, the Pirates.