Seizing the Opportunity: Craig Counsell’s Unmissable Chance to Lead the Cubs

The article describes Craig Counsell’s decision to accept the Chicago Cubs managerial role. He initially missed Jed Hoyer’s call, but when he found out it was from the Cubs, he returned it. The rest of the process moved quickly with an interview and negotiations, leading to Counsell’s decision to take the position. The article details his career with the Milwaukee Brewers and his deep connections with the team. Despite his transition to the Cubs, Counsell remains proud of his time with the Brewers. The reader also learns of the personal challenges he faced with his decision to leave. The article provides a link for further reading on AP MLB.