5 key takeaways from the Chicago Cubs' Saturday win over the Arizona Diamondbacks

The Cubs had another great game on Saturday. [Image via Ron Cogswell/Flickr]
The Cubs had another great game on Saturday. [Image via Ron Cogswell/Flickr]

The Cubs showed some signs that fans should take heart in performances despite it being Spring Training.

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The Chicago Cubs took on the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night and what had been a negative trend was turned around to some degree.

1

David Bote continues to rake

David Bote is out to prove he deserves another shot in 2019 after finishing 2018 rather roughly. If the spring is any indication, he has indeed proven that. Bote hit his second home run of the spring and is batting .462 in the preseason.

2

Chatwood bounces back

Tyler Chatwood had what can only be described as a damaging outing his last time out. That's why it was so good to see him bounce back on Saturday. The pitcher, who is transitioning to the bullpen went for 1.2 innings and a strikeout. He allowed no hits and didn't walk anyone, and that's never bad news.

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