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Search begins for new Cubs manager

Theo Epstein begins search for Cubs next manager.

Instead of chasing a World Series title this October, Theo Epstein will be searching for the Cubs next manager, replacing Dale Sveum, who was fired after two years at the helm on the North Side.

After firing Dale Sveum on Monday, Sept. 30, the search for the 53rd manager in Chicago Cubs history is underway. Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein said he knows what the Cubs want in their next manager, they just don't know who that person is. Many think that person is New York Yankee manager Joe Girardi, an Illinois native and former Chicago Cub player. Yankees GM Brian... Recommended Stories