A mild bit surprising, given the presence of Welington Castillo and George Kottaras. A quality third catcher?
Archive for 2013
The stat is not only awful on its own merits, it is harmful because of what it has been held up to be.
The 26-year-old outfielder was one of the better players in Cuba, and offers versatility.
In case you wanted to know the particulars of the recent agreement between MLB and NPB regarding posting players.
One report has the Cubs asking for Jason Heyward or Justin Upton, each of whom is a free agent after two seasons.
The business of baseball is booming. Say what you will about everything else, but there’s no denying that part.
A realistic set of Cubs-related wishes as we turn the page on 2013.
The Cubs may have gotten their back-end reliever.
A few moves around baseball in the last couple of days could have an impact on the Cubs’ peripheral plans.
One of the Cubs’ top pitching prospects had himself a year in 2013.
Maybe not a ton of progress. But something. Probably.
The Wesley Wright deal is officially official, which gives the Cubs yet another lefty option after years of having few.
“I informed my team that I would like them to allow me to test my abilities in Major League Baseball next season.”
If true, you can expect the Tanaka-Cubs rumors to ramp up.
Are the Cubs looking to lighten James Russell’s load … or to shop him around?
The Cubs’ VP of Scouting and Player Development offers some thoughts.