May 2012

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Want to Win a Free Pair of BiGR Audio Chicago Cubs Headphones?

Want to Win a Free Pair of BiGR Audio Chicago Cubs Headphones?

They are pretty sweet, and they can be yours with minimal effort.

Cubs Rumor: Everyone but Jeff Samardzija Available, Starlin Castro Would Cost Just Two “Impact” Prospects

Cubs Rumor: Everyone but Jeff Samardzija Available, Starlin Castro Would Cost Just Two “Impact” Prospects

I doubt Samardzija is explicitly off-limits, and I highly doubt any such Castro trade is in the works.

Cubs May Be Focusing on High Schoolers Carlos Correa and Max Fried with First Round Pick

Cubs May Be Focusing on High Schoolers Carlos Correa and Max Fried with First Round Pick

The Cubs had each into Chicago yesterday for workouts and interviews.

Cubs Sign Shane Lindsay, Release Nate Robertson

Cubs Sign Shane Lindsay, Release Nate Robertson

Lindsay is a hard-throwing righty reliever.

Jason McLeod Speaks: Draft, Rizzo, Draft, Development, Draft

Jason McLeod Speaks: Draft, Rizzo, Draft, Development, Draft

Obviously the Draft is the major focus of the scouting department, and the front office as a whole, right now.

Tony Campana Hasn’t Started in a Long Time and Other Bullets

Tony Campana Hasn’t Started in a Long Time and Other Bullets

Is it a good or bad thing? Joe Mather’s numbers are trending down, Darwin Barney’s are trending up, and Anthony Rizzo should be back in action soon.

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Boise Announcers Wanted

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Boise Announcers Wanted

Want to be a minor league PA announcer? Here’s your chance. Also: the Cubs’ minor league teams played some baseball yesterday.

2012 MLB Draft Primer: The Schedule, the Order, the Coverage

2012 MLB Draft Primer: The Schedule, the Order, the Coverage

Details on the logistics of the Draft, including where you can catch coverage, and when the Cubs will be picking.