Theo Epstein has already started his tenure as President of Baseball Operations correctly by bringing in two of the brightest in baseball—general manager Jed Hoyer and Director of Player Personnel Jason McLeod.
This holy trinity of baseball will combine their methods of sabermetrics and player evaluation to bring yet another star-crossed franchise back from the dead to the promised land; a World Series title.
As president, Epstein is the face of the Chicago Cubs. His decisions, while discussed within a group of his peers, will ultimately be his to take credit or blame. The stakes are high, the goal is set and the plan is in place.
Theo Epstein must make the following seven moves before the start of the 2012 season to begin the process of resurrecting the Chicago Cubs in their pursuit of a World Series title, baseball gods willing.