With the 40-man roster at 36, and roster decisions due very soon, what exactly are the Cubs going to do?
Month: November 2012
What might an extension look like for a guy like Samardzija? How much is too much? How long is too long?
The forgotten second baseman and the forgotten reliever?
For those inclined to embrace the “Clown Kenney” persona, prepare yourself for a new arrow in the quiver.
The more we learn, the more it looks like the Cubs weren’t the problem. Also, Logan Watkins is raking in the AFL.
A dense bunch of rumors for you while you take in some college football.
They paid handsomely for the privilege, so losing out is a good side/bad side kind of thing. Also, an update on the wonky site issues from Thursday/yesterday.
Holy Smokes: The Winning Bid for Hyun-jin Ryu was $25.7 Million (UPDATE: Lotta Folks Say It’s Not the Cubs)
How would you feel if it was the Cubs?
More surprises, and a healthy write-up on a number of prospects.
Liriano makes sense as a bounce-back candidate type target for the Cubs … but little more.
Now we play the waiting game.
Why did Albert Almora get the top spot on the Cubs’ prospect list from Baseball Prospectus?
The forgotten lefty starter could be non-tendered later this month, if he isn’t traded sooner.
It’s likely that we’ll hear who won the right to sign Ryu within the next week.
Would the Cubs have interest? Does it even matter if they do?
Will the Cubs prefer free agent signings to trades this year? Do they expect many trades? What kind of free agents will they pursue?
Hey, we’ve finally got a name, and we talk about baseball … among other things.
Want to pick up a 21-year-old stud pitching prospect? So does everyone else.
Conversations between the Mayor and the Cubs are expected to pick back up soon. Billy Beane loves Theo, Albert Almora is ready, and Tony Campana is awesome.
A couple chats to cover, and some thoughts on a young Rays pitcher who might be on the market.
There’s a surprise at the top, too.
His name has been connected to the Cubs for months now, and now he’s actually available to be signed.
What’s the prognosis for a would-be fourth outfielder, and a former stud prospect with a bum elbow?
Bob! BOB! BOOOOOOOOOBBBBBBBBBBBBB! Also, why are ticket prices so high, and where can we chill at the Cubs Convention?
Lukewarm Stove: Free Agent Contract Projections, Expert Expectations, Selling Free Agents on Chicago
Some rumor bits to chew on while you track the election, if you’re into that sort of thing.
Wherein various difficult roster-related decisions are pondered in anticipating of next month’s Rule 5 Draft.