Cubs fans need some Rays of hope

Reaction to offseason moves has been mixed, but Garza, Pena bring winning attitudes

Updated: January 15, 2011, 4:47 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- How optimistic were the teeming masses at Cubs Convention on Friday night?

Well, for one, they cheered Carlos Zambrano's entourage.

While I think they might have confused one of the bigger guys with Carlos Silva, that's another sign of unfettered enthusiasm: They cheered a guy who kind of looked like Carlos Silva.

I only popped into the convention kickoff rally to see who the fans booed, because I'm a jerk like that.

With traditional target Larry Rothschild ...

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