Young players emerging as leaders for Cubs
PITTSBURGH - Ryan Dempster and Kerry Wood are long gone, and a new breed of leaders has emerged in the Cubs clubhouse.
President Theo Epstein cited Anthony Rizzo and Jeff Samardzija as two examples.
"And (Starlin) Castro is showing he's in that group in his own way," Epstein said. "When you play 162 games, that sets a really good example, playing through some nagging injuries, showing up every day.
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