The White Sox committed to a full-scale rebuild this offseason and are in great position to be contenders … in about four seasons.
Chicago traded ace Chris Sale and star outfielder Adam Eaton for a boatload of quality prospects, including the Red Sox’s Yoan Moncada and Nationals’ Lucas Giolito, among others. The club probably isn’t done making deals, and if the White Sox can score more prospects for their studs, who Cheap Jerseys Youth can blame them? All-Stars Jose Quintana, David Robertson, Melky Cabrera and Todd Frazier are expected to be dealt this summer, as is Brett Lawrie.
Chicago traded outfield prospect Jorge Soler to the Royals for closer Wade Davis after letting Aroldis Chapman rejoin the Yankees on a massive contract.
Cubs fans should have a great time watching their team again this year, but they no longer have the underdog factor working for them.
The Cubs begin the season April 2 with a three-game series in St. Louis. Jon Lester and Jake Arrieta will pitch the first two games against the rival Cardinals.
Chicago’s home opener is April 10 against the Dodgers, which starts a three-game series that ends April 13.
“MLB The Show 17” releases Custom Cheap Jerseys March 28 for PlayStation 4, and Ken Griffey Jr. is featured on the cover. New features include MLB Network presentation, story-like interactions in “Road to the Show,” and a Retro Mode intended to be reminiscent of ’90s video game baseball. Those with Amazon Prime can pre-order and get the game for 20 percent off.