Alcantara, Arrieta signs of bright future for Cubs

Ah, so this is what Theo Epstein has been up to the last few years. Fresh legs, reliable bats, a power arm on the mound and the ballpark packed, like it was when the Cubs were rolling out playoff teams. The best part is that the leading men against the Braves on Friday afternoon — Arismendy Alcantara, All-Stars Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo and Jake Arrieta — average only 24 1/2 years in age. …Read the Rest


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