Now that Kris Bryant has been recalled to the majors, his friends at Red Bull decided to put his time on the farm in Iowa in perspective as well as asking some established Chicago voices for their opinions on the Cubs phenom. Bulls center Joakim Noah might have supplied the best line: "I don’t care that Kris is Chicago’s new favorite guy. He's only 6-foot-5. He’s still a miniature person." Welcome to the big time, Kris.
Here's more from Noah, Billy Corgan of the Smashing Pumpkins, Ron Cey and Mike Ditka on Bryant, who tore it up in Spring Training and only opened the season in the minors to allow the team to defer his free agency for another year:
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