The Cubs and Javier Baez are discussing a contract extension

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The Cubs and Javier Baez are discussing a contract extension
The Cubs and Javier Baez are discussing a contract extension

Javier Baez is one of the most talented — and popular — current Chicago Cubs players. Per Gordon Wittenmyer in the Sun-Times, the Cubs and Javy are talking about having him stick around for a while: The two-time All-Star shortstop and 2018 MVP runner-up already has begun negotiations on a potential long-term extension with the Cubs, according to sources. It's the first big step in knowing what their financial landscape might look like not only for this winter but for planning their strategy for the next several years. A deal is considered much more feasible to reach with Baez than with Kris Bryant, the team's other high-profile superstar within two years of free agency. That doesn't mean the

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