As the 2015 season rolls nearer for the Chicago Cubs, expectations are as high as they’ve been since Theo Epstein took over, and for good reason. Joe Maddon, Jon Lester and Miguel Montero headlined an offseason that saw the Cubs transitioning from rebuilding to, dare I say, contending. And, dare I forget the hoopla generated by a certain third baseman you may have heard of named Kris Bryant.
Needless to say, the Cubs figure to be one of the most interesting and heavily covered teams in 2015. So, in no particular order, here are some bold predictions for the Boys in Blue.