Cubs Weekly Podcast: A dominant debut
Hayden Wesneski turned in one of the most dominant MLB debuts in Cubs recent history but his pitching may not have been the most impressive part of his evening.
Andy Martinez and Tony Andracki explain on the latest Cubs Weekly Podcast and chat about Wesneski’s role for the rest of the season and in 2023.
Plus, the duo discusses Wade Miley’s return, next steps for Justin Steele, Keegan Thompson and Adbert Alzolay and a future role for Ben Zobrist.
Martinez and Andracki also break down the likelihood Franmil Reyes and Rafael Ortega play major roles on the 2023 Cubs.
00:46 – Tony and Andy get stumped on this week’s trivia question
03:34 – Hayden Wesneski’s dominant debut: What stood out most?
08:10 – Taylor McGregor goes 1-on-1 with Wesneski after the game
10:13 – What’s next for Wesneski?
14:52 – Will we see Steele and Thompson pitch again this season? When might Contreras be back?
18:53 – Ben Zobrist potentially having an expanded role with the organization?
21:32 – What does the future hold for Franmil Reyes and Rafael Ortega with Cubs?
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