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Tim Sheridan is a Cubs fanatic who also happens to be the Cubs spring training public address announcer at Sloan Stadium and your tour guide here at boysofspring.com.

Prospects

Buongiorno & Buenos Días

The Cubs lost to the World Baseball Classic Team Italy yesterday 8-7 on a beautiful day at Mesa's Sloan Park. The game means little in the big scheme...

Cubs Jason Heyward hits HR
Players

J-Hey’s Day

In Tempe, AZ yesterday Jason Heyward broke out of his 0 for spring training batting slump with a home run, a double and 3 RBI's against the Angels.

Players

Balancing

David Ross apparently is a lot busier now then when he was playing baseball...

Prospects

Sunday at Sloan

Javy Baez apparently is in mid-season defensive form. He made an amazing play on a Chris Colabello grounder that he snared practically in short left-centerfield, then threw from his knee getting the Colabello at first. More...

Prospects

Let’s Rally At Sloan Park

The gates to Sloan Park open at 10 a.m. The concession stands, team shop and music open at 11 a.m. Here is more info on the event, in which Joe Maddon and some of the Cubs players will also say a few words on stage at about noon.

Players

The Buss Drives A Ferrari

While the players were stretching prior to starting workouts, Bussy drove a white Ferrari onto the Cubs grass workout area then drove a circle around the players. Read More.

Historical Players

Get On The Buss, It’s An Experience

If you are visiting the Mesa/Phoenix area for spring training and want to take in some interesting baseball history, you should visit the Arizona Spring Training Experience and Cactus League Hall of Fame's new free exhibit at The Gallery at Scottsdale Civic Center Library. Some great Cubs photos by John Antonoff! More.