2/11 Extra bases

* Theo Epstein and GM Jed Hoyer took part in organizational meetings on Tuesday with the coaching staffs of both the Major League and Minor League teams plus all of the Cubs’ scouts.

* Among the players working out Tuesday were Darwin Barney, Donnie Murphy, Jeff Samardzija, Edwin Jackson, and Travis Wood. Pitchers and catchers report Thursday; position players don’t have to report until Feb. 18. The first full squad workout will be Feb. 19 under new manager Rick Renteria.

* Cubs have yet to announce signing of free agent Jason Hammel. The pitcher needed to undergo a physical before a contract could be finalized.

* There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday at Cubs Park.

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