December 2011

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Report: Chicago Cubs Will Sign Reliever Manny Corpas

Report: Chicago Cubs Will Sign Reliever Manny Corpas

The 29-year-old reliever didn’t pitch in 2011 after Tommy John surgery.

Lukewarm Stove: Garza, Gonzalez, Fielder, Francis, Harrison, Crisp

Lukewarm Stove: Garza, Gonzalez, Fielder, Francis, Harrison, Crisp

The latest news and rumors from around the league. If the rumors look the same, is the Cubs’ strategy really changing?

A Theory on the Super Secret Identities of the Prospects in the Cubs/Reds Deal

A Theory on the Super Secret Identities of the Prospects in the Cubs/Reds Deal

Might the names be under wraps because there aren’t yet any names?

So, How Much Did the Losing Teams Bid on Yu Darvish?

So, How Much Did the Losing Teams Bid on Yu Darvish?

Was the Cubs’ bid really all that competitive?

Chicago Cubs Announce 2012 Minor League Staffs and Coordinators

Chicago Cubs Announce 2012 Minor League Staffs and Coordinators

A few new faces in the organization, and a bunch of promotions.

What Kind of Prospects Might the Cubs Get from the Reds? and Other Bullets

What Kind of Prospects Might the Cubs Get from the Reds? and Other Bullets

Expecting top prospects would probably set you up for disappointment. Reed Johnson is a Dale Sveum fan, Bryan LaHair is stating his case, and Brett Jackson reflects on his 2011 season.

Report: The Sean Marshall/Travis Wood Deal is Happening

Report: The Sean Marshall/Travis Wood Deal is Happening

The Cubs also get two prospects, as of yet unnamed. The deal is still pending physicals.

Every Chicago Cubs Player Remains Available in the Right Deal

Every Chicago Cubs Player Remains Available in the Right Deal

The 2012 Chicago Cubs could look vastly different than the 2011 Cubs. And that could mean good things in both the long and short term.