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Defense starting to become Cubs’ calling card during fast start

It would be easy to look at the Cubs’ offense with Kris BryantJavy Baez and Anthony Rizzo and think that would be their calling card.

Oh, the Cubs have shown they can still be dangerous at the plate, but they’re starting to turn heads with their defense.

Whether it’s a flashy play on a slow roller or a catch and collision at the wall, the Cubs’ defense has been in the habit of turning balls in play into outs. The players and manager David Ross have attributed that success to bench/infield coach Andy Green and third base/outfield coach Will Venable.

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