According to NBC Sports, Red Sox GM Theo Epstein has agreed to a $15 million deal with the Chicago Cubs.
Can’t say I really blame him. The bar is set pretty low at Wrigley Field.
It would have been nice if he didn’t enter in to a bunch of high-risk long-term contracts in the two years prior to his exodus. In the often-used Titanic analogy, this would be the equivalent of the captain jumping ship immediately after hitting the iceberg, and boarding a smaller, lesser-known ship.