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Archive for November, 2012

Finally, the Roster Moves: LaHair DFA’d, Gutierrez Waived, McNutt, Watkins, Villanueva, Whitenack Added

Finally, the Roster Moves: LaHair DFA’d, Gutierrez Waived, McNutt, Watkins, Villanueva, Whitenack Added

Quite the flurry of moves.

Cubs Acquire Pitching Prospect Barret Loux and PTBNL from Rangers for Jake Brigham

Cubs Acquire Pitching Prospect Barret Loux and PTBNL from Rangers for Jake Brigham

The first of many roster moves.

Your Many Bleacher Nation Outlets

Your Many Bleacher Nation Outlets

For the Cubs fan who has everything, but wants more.

by November 20, 2012 Meta
Lukewarm Stove: Guthrie, Fujikawa, “Young Players,” Bowden, Marmol, More

Lukewarm Stove: Guthrie, Fujikawa, “Young Players,” Bowden, Marmol, More

Jeremy Guthrie just got a healthy three-year deal from the Royals – what’s the impact to the Cubs? Plus more from the Lukewarm Stove …

by November 20, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors
The Cubs Had Discussions with the Rays about Jeremy Hellickson – But Should They Have?

The Cubs Had Discussions with the Rays about Jeremy Hellickson – But Should They Have?

Digging deeper into Hellickson’s numbers tells the story of a mediocre pitcher masquerading as a top flight young arm.

by November 20, 2012 Analysis and Commentary, Chicago Cubs Rumors
No, Seriously, the Cubs Have to Make Moves Today and Other Bullets

No, Seriously, the Cubs Have to Make Moves Today and Other Bullets

Today is the deadline for setting the 40-man for purposes of the Rule 5 Draft. Feels like the Cubs need to open up some space and protect a few players.

Lukewarm Stove: Blue Jays/Marlins Hold-Up, Upton, Upton, Greinke, and A Big Trade on Deck? (UPDATES)

Lukewarm Stove: Blue Jays/Marlins Hold-Up, Upton, Upton, Greinke, and A Big Trade on Deck? (UPDATES)

Connecting the dots between the delay in the Blue Jays/Marlins deal, and a rumored big trade on the horizon for the Cubs. (UPDATE: Cold water.)

by November 19, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors
So, About the Lack of a Jumbotron at Wrigley Field

So, About the Lack of a Jumbotron at Wrigley Field

Plans to construct an obscenely large board in Seattle have me wondering.

by November 19, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs Have Re-Signed Shawn Camp for $1.35 Million Plus Incentives

Cubs Have Re-Signed Shawn Camp for $1.35 Million Plus Incentives

A fine deal to preserve some veteran consistency in the pen.

by November 19, 2012 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
Prospects’ Progress: Vitters and Maples

Prospects’ Progress: Vitters and Maples

Two of the most intriguing, and debatable, prospects in the Cubs’ system.

A Ringer in the Cubs’ Broadcaster Search and Other Bullets

A Ringer in the Cubs’ Broadcaster Search and Other Bullets

Houston Astros’ color man Jim Deshaies is a new entry into the field, and may already be the favorite.

by November 19, 2012 Chicago Cubs News
Report: Cubs Courting Top Japanese Reliever Kyuji Fujikawa

Report: Cubs Courting Top Japanese Reliever Kyuji Fujikawa

The 32-year-old closer is a free agent, and has numbers from out of this world.

by November 18, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Chatting Bits About Chisenhall, McCarthy, Chavez, Porcello, Sanchez, More

Lukewarm Stove: Chatting Bits About Chisenhall, McCarthy, Chavez, Porcello, Sanchez, More

A couple of chats from this week offer, if nothing else, some discussion points.

by November 17, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors
The Arizona Fall League Comes to a Close and Other Bullets

The Arizona Fall League Comes to a Close and Other Bullets

A round-up of the Cubs’ prospects performances. Also, how Jorge Soler bested Dan Vogelbach in a display of power.

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