Cubs' rebuild is right on track
January, 11, 2012
By Jim Bowden | ESPN Insider
AP Photo/Charles Rex ArbogastTheo Epstein and Jed Hoyer have added youth and depth to a Cubs team desperately needing both.
When Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer took over as president and general manager of the Chicago Cubs, they made their offseason plans clear: They wanted to build depth in the rotation, become more left-handed in the lineup and improve the team’s defense while beginning the process of building up the farm system.
Check. Check, check and check.