Ben Zobrist RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cubs should go with Zobrist at 2nd "Can Javier Baez remain patient? That's one of the questions hanging over the Cubs as they prepare to defend the championship they won in spectacular fashion last November. As Joe Maddon puts together the pieces of a roster that is the deepest in the Major Leagues and once again will include..." January 09

  • Zobrist signs autographs for neighbors outside Chicago home "Cubs fans are still flying high the day after the World Series win. One community got a very special surprise from a famous neighbor. Two miles from Wrigley Field, in the North Center neighborhood, a line stretched down the block to meet the Most Valuable Neighbor. Neighbors of World..." November 04

  • Ben Zobrist admits he thought of Cubs’ curse after Cleveland comeback

    Larry Brown Sports "We can talk about the Curse of the Billy Goat in the past tense now that the Chicago Cubs have won the World Series, but it was weighing on the mind of at least one player during Wednesday night’s Game 7. Ben Zobrist, the eventual MVP, admitted that the curse was on his mind as the Cleveland..." November 03

  • With a Curse-Breaking Hit, Ben Zobrist Lives a Dream He Never Expected

    New York Times "As the clubhouse cleared out early Wednesday morning, after the Chicago Cubs had forced Game 7 of this rollicking World Series with the Cleveland Indians, Ben Zobrist was asked if he had dreamed of a chance like this. Zobrist is 35 and has played 11 seasons in the major leagues. He had won and..." November 03