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  1. Sticky: Russell is not ready and Alcantara seems destined...

    Russell is not ready and Alcantara seems destined for a utility role.
  2. Sticky: You want to punt another year to hold tryouts at...

    You want to punt another year to hold tryouts at the major league level. Part of the front office's job is to be able to project which players will and won't make an impact at the major league level....
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    I agree with letting the top prospects gaining...

    I agree with letting the top prospects gaining major experience this season in order to benefit the team for next season. Many post this is a throwaway year but it can be used to let Bryant, Baez and...
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    I would like to see Straily and Hendricks get the...

    I would like to see Straily and Hendricks get the majority of the starts the rest of the season.

    Wada has no future and rather he didn't take away any starts from pitchers that may have long term...
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    How much revenue from the signs and jumbotron is...

    How much revenue from the signs and jumbotron is going to pay for the renovations vs how much to the baseball budget ?
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    Wouldn't the negative be he is still not that...

    Wouldn't the negative be he is still not that good defensively at 3b and strikes out a lot ?
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    Even after the renovation is complete you will...

    Even after the renovation is complete you will have a number of problems with the ballpark. You still have obtructed views with poles, you have some of the field blocked with the skyboxes, the seats...
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    Valbuena career numbers - 225 AVG, 309 OBP, 357...

    Valbuena career numbers - 225 AVG, 309 OBP, 357 SLG, 666 OPS

    He is not a good hitter - career high of 12 HR's and 37 RBI's last year

    He is a bench player
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    He is not a good hitter but is good at getting on...

    He is not a good hitter but is good at getting on base.
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    Poll: I think most posters are way over rating...

    I think most posters are way over rating Bonafacio. He is a bench player - he has had 1 decent year in his career.
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    I wouldn't use spring training numbers in...

    I wouldn't use spring training numbers in deciding between these 2 players. Lake still has more upside and I think he is a lock to make the roster.
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    The triangle building has been dumped in favor of...

    The triangle building has been dumped in favor of an open market set up. The original renovation did not include a jumbotron or outfield signs.

    It sounds like it is 1 rooftop left holding things...
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    I can't believe he ever thought he was going to...

    I can't believe he ever thought he was going to get the city or state to pay for the renovation. Considering they are the most profitable team take some of those profits and improve the park for the...
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    The thing is he did not need all the approvals...

    The thing is he did not need all the approvals and the neighborhood on board from what he originally promised. He was going to improve the fan experience with wider concourses, more food stands and...
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    I think I read a report that the right field sign...

    I think I read a report that the right field sign and jumbotron will generate 140 million over 10 years from Budweiser deal.
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    Just because they have extra dollars from not...

    Just because they have extra dollars from not spending this year does not mean they will start signing players they want for 2015. They have attempted to sign player the past 3 offseason and have...
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    When Ricketts first bought the team he wanted to...

    When Ricketts first bought the team he wanted to have all the renovations done in time for the 100 year anniversary and ask baseball to have the all star game in the park in 2014. Instead of...
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    Bruce Levine‏@MLBBruceLevineˇ21m Jake Arrietta...

    Bruce Levine‏@MLBBruceLevineˇ21m
    Jake Arrietta had a shoulder tightness issue and will start behind .

    Hoyer says Grimm will be in bullpen
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    It is from a Cubs marketing study

    It is from a Cubs marketing study
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    They currently have about 37% of their fans...

    They currently have about 37% of their fans coming from out of state to see Wrigley Field. They will not travel to a new park unless they are winning.
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    not done yet - Bruce Levine‏@MLBBruceLevine ...

    not done yet -

    Bruce Levine‏@MLBBruceLevine
    Source-Cubs sign Pitcher James McDonald to minor league deal pending physical. Also invite to Major League camp.
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    Ken Rosenthal‏@Ken_Rosenthal Sources: #Cubs in...

    Ken Rosenthal‏@Ken_Rosenthal
    Sources: #Cubs in agreement with free-agent RHP Jason Hammel, pending a physical.
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    It is a bad business decision because Wrigley...

    It is a bad business decision because Wrigley Field has allowed the team to charge the 3rd highest ticket prices while fielding a last place team and keeping attendance respectable. Wrigley Field is...
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    You would lose a lot more games fielding a...

    You would lose a lot more games fielding a prospect laden lineup. You also could set back the prospects progress and ruin their confidence by playing them in the majors before they are ready.
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    Wrigley Field is one of the largest tourist...

    Wrigley Field is one of the largest tourist attractions in the state of Illinois. Attendance would be terrible if they weren't playing in Wrigley. You would no longer get bus loads of fans coming...
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