November 2012

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Friday’s Tender Deadline and the Ian Stewart Decision

Friday’s Tender Deadline and the Ian Stewart Decision

The Cubs have to decide on whether to tender Ian Stewart a contract by Friday, but might they try to work things out before then?

Episode 6 of the BN Podcast: It’s Feldman, What About Ian Stewart, and Considering Ryan Dempster

Episode 6 of the BN Podcast: It’s Feldman, What About Ian Stewart, and Considering Ryan Dempster

The Cubs have signed another pitcher, but still have to make a decision on third base. Also, how are we feeling about Ryan Dempster these days?

The Cubs Almost Certainly Aren’t Done Adding Arms

The Cubs Almost Certainly Aren’t Done Adding Arms

Despite the addition of Scott Feldman yesterday as the “fifth starter,” the Cubs are going to keep searching.

The Playing Surface at Wrigley, At Least, Gets a Renovation and Other Bullets

The Playing Surface at Wrigley, At Least, Gets a Renovation and Other Bullets

All new sod, all new dirt, and a plan for keeping things nice. Jed Hoyer’s thoughts on Rob Deer, and Hall of Fame ballots head out.

Statistical Love for New Cub Scott Feldman, and Bit on Brandon McCarthy

Statistical Love for New Cub Scott Feldman, and Bit on Brandon McCarthy

Why the righty might be better than you think, and why his $6 million deal is probably a bargain.

Lukewarm Stove: Upton, Fowler, Greinke, Hamilton, Myers, Wright, More

Lukewarm Stove: Upton, Fowler, Greinke, Hamilton, Myers, Wright, More

The latest from the Lukewarm Stove has B.J. Upton nearing his decision … which almost certainly doesn’t include the Cubs.

Hello: Cubs Sign Free Agent Pitcher Scott Feldman

Hello: Cubs Sign Free Agent Pitcher Scott Feldman

The righty gets $6 million and $1 million in incentives for 2013.

Report: Cubs Were “Aggressive” on Jeff Keppinger Before He Broke His Fibula … Now?

Report: Cubs Were “Aggressive” on Jeff Keppinger Before He Broke His Fibula … Now?

The 32-year-old infielder is coming off a career year. What exactly were the Cubs looking to get?