- Written by Dylan Goforth
"Welcome to the team, you're coming up to the big club."
He'd expected the call one day, but not so soon. It flew in the face of the cost-conscious Cubs, he knew that. Yet he was on the bus, this damn, dirty, stinky bus, listening to Theo Epstein -- YES THAT THEO EPSTEIN -- tell him he'd been called up to the Cubs.
He knew the call would come, but everyone says that. Even the 26-year-old dudes still toiling away in A-Ball, convinced that they're just one adjustment away from a breakthrough.
"Gotta learn to lay off that breaking stuff away," they'd say. "I'm getting close."Add a comment