Willson Contreras’ budding relationships spurring success with Cubs

Relaxation didn’t come with Mike Borzello’s offseason getaway.

Authentic Youth Curt Schilling Jersey Just days following the Chicago Cubs were brushed out of the 2015 NLCS by the New York Mets, their catching coach received a phone call from team president Theo Epstein.

They’re also showing little shame in finding excuses to issue threats. On Tuesday, club attorney Leo Beus jumped on the news that pipes inside the stadium burst and caused water damage in June. Beus said (per the Arizona Republic) that MLB was very, very concerned about the condition of Chase Field, which opened in 1998, and thus about the D-backs’ future there. (MLB declined to comment to the Republic.)

Authentic Youth Gustav Nyquist Jersey To the county’s credit, there’s little indication it will give the club all that cash. And why would it? It knows it has the leverage, not least because the stadium lease runs through 2028.

The Diamondbacks are the facility manager. When a pipe breaks, that is a Diamondbacks problem. And that is, in fact, what happened. They got out the mops and they mopped it up, and life goes on. It’s a big facility and sometimes pipes break. So what? Cameron Artigue, an attorney representing the county, told the Republic.

Hideki Matsuyama, bidding to become the first Japanese male player to win a major championship, continues to impress. This was his seventh top-10 in a major. Although he said afterward that he did not have the technique to be confident enough on Sunday, he nonetheless was in the mix until he bogeyed the 16th hole.

Matsuyama tied for fifth with Rickie Fowler, another guy in search of his first major who made a spirited back-nine run with four consecutive birdies to get to 5 under par. At the time, it appeared that if he could get one more, he might be sitting comfortably in the clubhouse, perhaps with a chance at a playoff.