How will David Ross fare in his first season filling in for arguably the most successful manager in Cubs history?
Tag: Joe Maddon out as Cubs manager
Theo Epstein stated in his postseason presser a month ago that he fell into a ‘winner’s trap’ the last 3 seasons by looking back at what worked in 2016. He did it yet again with hiring David Ross.
Even with all the prior success Theo Epstein has had running the Cubs, this offseason’s decisions and how effective they are will permanently shape how he is remembered in Chicago.
Joe Espada is likely the best fit to manage the 2020 Chicago Cubs.
Although David Ross is creating the most buzz to be the next Cubs manager, he may not be the best option.
With a significant amount of money coming off the books and a strong class of free agents, there’s multiple routes the Cubs can go to address their weaknesses.
Theo Epstein sat in front of the Chicago media on Monday and discussed everything from the season to expectations for the offseason and the managerial search during his end-of-season press conference.
Well Cubs fans, it’s official. Joe Maddon and the Chicago Cubs have parted ways and he will not return to the team next year.