Keep the faith in New Cubs era

A little (more) patience is needed to see enough reasons to be optimistic

Updated: February 14, 2014, 2:46 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

What excites you, Cubs fan?

Do updates on minor league prospects get you hot? Do you hide your Baseball America projections under the mattress?

How about profits? Does your team's profitability get you giddy?

I'm sure organizational intractability tickles your fancy, right?

It's Year 3 of the New Cubs era, where future performance and fiscal responsibility are the watchwords, and the present is but a way station to the gold-paved road to tomorrow.

What is there ...

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