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Archive for December, 2013

Obsessive Tanaka Watch: Cubs’ Bidding, Samardzija Connection, the Agent

Obsessive Tanaka Watch: Cubs’ Bidding, Samardzija Connection, the Agent

The Cubs won’t be outbid, but is the money going to be the deciding factor?

by December 26, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors
Get Ready for the Cascade of Hall of Fame Debates, Teeth Gnashing, and Moralizing

Get Ready for the Cascade of Hall of Fame Debates, Teeth Gnashing, and Moralizing

Hall of Fame votes are due by the end of the year. And the shenanigans have already started.

by December 26, 2013 MLB News and Rumors
Digging for Undervalued Chicago Cubs Prospects

Digging for Undervalued Chicago Cubs Prospects

Not all solid big leaguers were once top 100 prospects.

by December 26, 2013 Cubs Minor Leagues and Prospects
Masahiro Tanaka Negotiations Start Today – Let’s Be Realistic About a Few Things

Masahiro Tanaka Negotiations Start Today – Let’s Be Realistic About a Few Things

The Cubs may want him very, very much. But that doesn’t mean they’ll get him.

by December 26, 2013 Analysis and Commentary, Chicago Cubs Rumors
The Cubs Are Hiring and Other Bullets

The Cubs Are Hiring and Other Bullets

A video sales pitch for you. Also: welcome back, and I hope you had a lovely holiday.

by December 26, 2013 Chicago Cubs News
And Away We Go: Masahiro Tanaka Will Be Posted

And Away We Go: Masahiro Tanaka Will Be Posted

The 25-year-old righty will be able to sign with any team in MLB.

by December 25, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors
Meta: Happy 5th Birthday, Merry Christmas, and Limited Posting

Meta: Happy 5th Birthday, Merry Christmas, and Limited Posting

Tomorrow is an off-day for BN, assuming there’s no Tanaka announcement. Don’t you do it, Rakuten.

by December 24, 2013 Meta
Report: Rakuten Golden Eagles WILL Post Masahiro Tanaka (UPDATE: Howeva … )

Report: Rakuten Golden Eagles WILL Post Masahiro Tanaka (UPDATE: Howeva … )

This is not the official announcement, and is just one report. But it sounds like Tanaka will be coming.

by December 24, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors
Jeff Samardzija Isn’t Closing the Door on an Extension, Hopes for a Competitive Team Soon

Jeff Samardzija Isn’t Closing the Door on an Extension, Hopes for a Competitive Team Soon

Is the slow pace of the rebuild one of the extension hold-ups?

by December 24, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Rumor: Cubs Interested in Reliever Jesse Crain

Rumor: Cubs Interested in Reliever Jesse Crain

The 32-year-old righty was dominant last year before a shoulder injury shut him down.

by December 24, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Sign All the International Prospects: Cubs Reportedly Ink Venezuelan Wladimir Galindo

Sign All the International Prospects: Cubs Reportedly Ink Venezuelan Wladimir Galindo

Galindo is a top 25 prospect in this year’s class, according to MLB.com.

Javier Baez and His Sister Have An Amazing Story and Other Bullets

Javier Baez and His Sister Have An Amazing Story and Other Bullets

You were already a Baez fan. You might now be something even more than that.

Waiver Swap: Cubs Pick Up Brett Marshall, Lose Liam Hendriks

Waiver Swap: Cubs Pick Up Brett Marshall, Lose Liam Hendriks

On a rough glance, it looks like Marshall is the righty with a bit more upside.

Lukewarm Stove: Tanaka, Baker, Pineiro, Samardzija, Yankees Spending, More

Lukewarm Stove: Tanaka, Baker, Pineiro, Samardzija, Yankees Spending, More

If you’re hoping for Tanaka, are you rooting for an ARod suspension or not? It’s tricky, actually.

by December 23, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors, MLB News and Rumors

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