The Chicago Cubs’ front office has a lot of difficult decisions to make this winter, but the most important is what direction to take the roster.
Change. That’s likely to be the headline this winter in Wrigleyville. From the front office, to the roster, and even the broadcast booth, the Chicago Cubs have already seen key departures across the organization in the first six weeks of the offseason.
As Jed Hoyer steps into his new role as President of Baseball Operations, he has a key decision to make that’ll chart the course of the organization for the foreseeable future: Do the Cubs dismantle their core and start a full rebuild, or does the team choose a few key contributors to extend and build around?