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POLL: Rizzo Tops List Of Ex-Red Sox Players We Lust After

POLL: Rizzo Tops List Of Ex-Red Sox Players We Lust After

Early voting in our latest FenwayNation Poll shows that Cubs first-baseman Anthony Rizzo is the ex-Sox player/prospect that readers would most like to have back on the team. As the chart shows, a slim majority (51%) pick Rizzo, while 23% select his World Series Champion teammate Jon Lester. Next on the list are: Yoan Moncada at 12%, and Michael Kopech at 9%. A few readers listed other players not on our list, most notably, the following really good suggestions: Andrew Miller, Adrian Beltre and Anderson Espinoza. You can still vote in the poll HERE.
Tomahawk Take Feb 20, 2017

Cubs’ Rizzo Over Atlanta Braves’ Freeman? Why?

MLB Network recently released their annual list of the top 100 current players in the game. At #18, Freddie Freeman was the only Braves player to make the list, and his ranking behind Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo raises some questions. We’re wrapping up the year’s “rankings season”… you know, the topics that the networks go to when […] Cubs’ Rizzo Over Atlanta Braves’ Freeman? Why? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Northwest Herald Feb 16, 2017

Cubs embrace the benefits of a little ‘swagger’

MESA, Ariz. – Anthony Rizzo is a ground-floor guy with the Cubs’ rebuilding program, so he knows of humble beginnings.
CSN Chicago Feb 16, 2017

Anthony Rizzo's White House takeaway and how Cubs embrace the target again: 'Hard things are hard'

Anthony Rizzo has had a busy offseason with trips to the White House, Thailand, the Grammys and a "Saturday Night Live" appearance, but he's ready for the upcoming season.
Sacramento Bee Feb 16, 2017

Cubs ready to defend their World Series title with a swagger

Nearly three years after Anthony Rizzo charged the Reds bench in defense of his feeble teammates, the Cubs seem on the verge of cultivating a winning attitude bordering on arrogance. …
Call to the Pen Feb 15, 2017

Chicago Cubs: Montgomery, Anderson, or a Six Man Rotation?

Theo Epstein added some depth to his ballclub’s pitching staff this summer. But just how will the Chicago Cubs deploy its arsenal of hurlers? Clearly there is a tremendous amount of young firepower on the offensive side of the ball at Wrigley Field. Led by 2016 NL MVP Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo, Kyle Schwarber, Willson Contreras, Javier Baez […] Chicago Cubs: Montgomery, Anderson, or a Six Man Rotation? - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
CSN Chicago Feb 12, 2017

Anthony Rizzo's continues his amazing offseason by attending the 59th Grammy Awards

Anthony Rizzo's offseason has included a White House visit, Saturday Night Live cameo and now a trip to the 59th annual
Chicago Cubs loaded, ready for World Series title defense

Chicago Cubs loaded, ready for World Series title defense

Kris Bryant is back. Same for Anthony Rizzo and Jon Lester, too. Even 1908 is back in the picture.
Sacramento Bee Feb 9, 2017

Chicago Cubs loaded, ready for World Series title defense

Kris Bryant is back. Same for Anthony Rizzo and Jon Lester, too. Even 1908 is back in the picture. That was the last time the Chicago Cubs won the World …
Outside Pitch Feb 8, 2017

Chicago Cubs: Revisiting the Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell trades

For half of the Chicago Cubs starting infield, their professional careers did not begin in the Windy City. Let’s begin with the bigger of the two deals the Cubs made: the acquisition of All-Star first baseman Anthony Rizzo. After being drafted by the Boston Red Sox in 2007 and traded to the San Diego Padres […] The post Chicago Cubs: Revisiting the Anthony Rizzo and Addison Russell trades appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
Sacramento Bee Feb 8, 2017

Beaten boy invited to Wrigley by Cubs' Rizzo returns home

A 12-year-old boy who was invited to Wrigley Field for a game by Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo after suffering a severe beating at his suburban Chicago middle school has …
Boston Herald Feb 8, 2017
Beaten boy invited to Wrigley by Cubs' Anthony Rizzo returns home

Beaten boy invited to Wrigley by Cubs' Anthony Rizzo returns home

SOUTH ELGIN, Ill. — A 12-year-old boy who was invited to Wrigley Field for a game by Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo after suffering a severe beating at his suburban Chicago middle school has returned home from the hospital.Students at Kenyon Woods Middle School in South Elgin, Illinois, have worn Cubs gear in support of Henry Sembdner since the attack. Rizzo tweeted his invitation to Sembdner to watch batting practice and a game, saying hed heard the seventh-grader was a Cubs fan. He sent him another message wishing him well after the family said he was out of the hospital.The attack...
Sports Illustrated Feb 7, 2017

Anthony Rizzo shows support for seventh grader boy beaten into a coma

Anthony Rizzo showed his support for a seventh grade boy beaten into coma after bumping into classmate in hallway.
Sacramento Bee Feb 7, 2017

Cubs' Rizzo reaches out to boy who was attacked at school

Children at a suburban Chicago school are wearing Cubbie blue in support of a classmate who was severely beaten and Cubs star Anthony Rizzo is inviting the boy to Wrigley …
CSN Chicago Feb 7, 2017

Anthony Rizzo speaks out against beating of Chicagoland seventh grader

Anthony Rizzo is one of the most charitable athletes in sports today, especially when it comes to children.Rizzo who beat cancer as a teenager

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