While it doesn’t seem to be a fit, this unconventional experiment of trying Yermin Mercedes in the outfield could pay off for the White Sox.
With the large contract the Cubs will need to offer Bryant in two offseasons to retain him, do the Cubs need to trade him now to set themselves up for long term success?
The White Sox would be adding an elite defensive catcher and a dynamic bat in Yasmani Grandal.
Although David Ross is creating the most buzz to be the next Cubs manager, he may not be the best option.
In an offseason where the Cubs will experience many changes, a new manager should be step one.
The NL Central has been there for the taking the past two weeks, but the Cubs have not been able to capitalize.