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Column: A red-letter day in Chicago Cubs history - Anthony Rizzo's call-up - reminds us of promises not kept

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Sunday marks the 10th anniversary of the call-up of Anthony Rizzo, one of the most important days of the Chicago Cubs rebuild.
“I guess we'll be the face of the franchise - me, him and a couple other young guys in here,” shortstop Starlin Castro said after Rizzo's arrival. “Let's see what we can do.”
You know the rest of the story.
Rizzo became a Wrigley Field legend, signed a team-friendly deal, helped the Cubs win their first World Series since 1908, asked for big money when his contract came up and was dealt to the New York Yankees in the last great summer sell-off .
While Rizzo thrives...
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