Podcast: Hoerner continues to dominate in spring training originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago
As spring training rolls on for the Cubs, Nico Hoerner continues to make a strong impression in the second base competition. Live from Arizona, Gordon Wittenmyer joins Maddie Lee to discuss Hoerner's hot bat and if second base is his job to lose.
Later in the podcast, Gordon and Maddie talk possible vaccines for the players that could be available soon, an injury update on Javy Báez, and more news and nuggets from Cubs camp.
(1:40) - What has gotten into Nico Hoerner? Teams are having a hard time getting him out
(6:55) - Can Hoerner produce close to this for a full regular season?
(12:55) - Back end of the starting rotation hasn't been solidified. Can Alec Mills make a statement?
(18:40) - Ian Happ on whether players will be eligible to get the vaccine soon
(26:00) - Injury update on Javy Báez