A diversion, and little more.
Archive for January, 2013
The Scott Hairston Deal Still Isn’t Final, But Looks to Be $5 Million Over Two Years (Plus $1M in Incentives)
The Cubs have to clear a roster spot, but, in the interim, it’s looking like a great deal for the Cubs.
The organization needs a “Director of Research and Development.” I love you, but you probably aren’t qualified.
The sabermetric star now consults exclusively for the Chicago Cubs.
They’re still going to be raking in a ridiculous amount of money, though. Jealous? Yes. Also: a potential PED bombshell.
It’s a sign of progress, if nothing else.
That’s up from number 20 last year. Of course, it’s still far behind the Cardinals, who come in at number one.
A couple reports connect the Cubs’ outfielder to a couple AL clubs, but is there any meat here?
How much would rooftop signs really be worth, and what does the Cubs’ existing agreement with the rooftops allow them to do?
Things have changed dramatically for them since 2011, with an increase in stats, video, etc. being made available to them.
The Cubs’ GM suggests the Cubs are still having conversations with free agents, but doesn’t seem to expect anything else major to happen.
Everyone seems to be on the same page about what’s next for Matt Garza.