Sox get to celebrate; Cubs only get to try again

Luca, Chris De
November 2005
Sporting News;11/25/2005, Vol. 229 Issue 47, p52
The article presents information related to the baseball team Chicago Cubs. Cubs general manager Jim Hendry, who has been a wizard at pulling off middle-season deals, faces his biggest offseason rebuilding project. He has MVP-caliber slugger Derrek Lee at first base and power threat but increasingly fragile Aramis Ramirez at third base, but that is followed by a string of question marks. Free agent Rafael Furcal tops Hendry's winter wish list because he would fill two holes, shortstop and leadoff hitter.


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