We'll see as mapping out your plan on paper is quite different then actually seeing the paper plan work as well on the field of play.
Theo is a few moves away from setting his team up real well. Can you imagine if they sign BOTH Lester and Scherzer? Then they can turn around and trade
My point is you're right! Now, let's see if it happens.
My point was that the Cubs are a lot closer to that goal than many people realize. If they didn't think so, they wouldn't have hired Maddon IMO.
When you sign a manager for 5M or so per year, the end game expectation is a WS title and you expect it to happen in the near future.
He will get much better offers than that.
Anyone can face a career ending injury at any time. That is why he shouldn't accept a one yr