There have been quite a bit of reports that Bryce Harper wants to join the Cubs after the 2018 season. This would make for an incredible lineup, including Rizzo, Bryant, and Harper. The Cubs would definitely be set up pretty well moving forward.
To view the article covering these reports, click here.
To view the article where I made a mock lineup including Bryce Harper. Click here.
The Cubs got off to a quick start, going 4-0. Then were swept in an early season series vs the Dodgers.
Through 40 games, they were 22-18.
Then went on a 7 game win streak.
While Corey Dickerson and Justin Bour lead in home runs at 25, followed by Aaron Judge and Bryce Harper at 23.
At the All-star break, Carlos Carrasco lead the league in era at 2.22
The Cubs had 5 all stars…
And yes, Brett Anderson
Michael Conforto won MVP of the All-star game after going 2-3 with a home run.
Jon Lester won 2017 Cy-Young as well.
Corey Kluber won the AL Cy-Young
Corey Dickerson won AL MVP.