Articles by: Brett Taylor


Intriguing Non-Tenders Around Baseball: Tyson Ross is the Biggest Name

Intriguing Non-Tenders Around Baseball: Tyson Ross is the Biggest Name

The Cubs were connected by trade rumors to Ross for a very long time, and now he’s available for cash. However, he’s rehabbing.

The New CBA, the Cubs, and the Shohei Otani Problem

The New CBA, the Cubs, and the Shohei Otani Problem

So, there’s a bit of a hitch in the giddyup if you were hoping to see the Cubs go all out for Otani next year. But there also might be a solution.


The World Series Film Airs Tonight, Kang Arrested, Rivalries, and Other Bullets

The World Series Film Airs Tonight, Kang Arrested, Rivalries, and Other Bullets

Gonna be a fun night.

by December 2, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Today is the Tender Deadline: Cubs Get Contracts, Free Agent Pool Grows

Today is the Tender Deadline: Cubs Get Contracts, Free Agent Pool Grows

Some activity around the league will pop up today, one way or another.

by December 2, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Cardinals Reportedly Trade Lefty Jaime Garcia to the Braves for Prospects (UPDATE)

Cardinals Reportedly Trade Lefty Jaime Garcia to the Braves for Prospects (UPDATE)

The Cardinals lose some depth, but gain flexibility.

by December 1, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Will White Sox Trade with Cubs or Not? Depends Who You Ask

Will White Sox Trade with Cubs or Not? Depends Who You Ask

The teams’ GMs offer their thoughts, but the story remains mostly the same.

by December 1, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Ricketts Goes to Washington, Lester is Funny, the Hole in Wrigley, and Other Bullets

Ricketts Goes to Washington, Lester is Funny, the Hole in Wrigley, and Other Bullets

Todd Ricketts will be part of Donald Trump’s administration. Jon Lester jokes about the CBA. There’s a pit inside Wrigley Field. More.

by December 1, 2016 Chicago Cubs News

The 15-Day Disabled List is Becoming the 10-Day Disabled List

The 15-Day Disabled List is Becoming the 10-Day Disabled List

This seems to be a very good change for the players.

by December 1, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
The All-Star Game Will No Longer Determine World Series Home Field Advantage

The All-Star Game Will No Longer Determine World Series Home Field Advantage

No more fake exhibition drama.

by December 1, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
REPORT: The New CBA is Done! (UPDATES)

REPORT: The New CBA is Done! (UPDATES)

With almost no time to spare!

by November 30, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Obsessive CBA Watch: Negotiations Resume as the Zero Hour Approaches (UPDATES: It’s Close)

Obsessive CBA Watch: Negotiations Resume as the Zero Hour Approaches (UPDATES: It’s Close)

Specific terms are still being hammered out, with only hours to go before the current CBA expires.

by November 30, 2016 MLB News and Rumors

Well Now Things Are Heating Up: Pirates Expected to Trade Andrew McCutchen?

Well Now Things Are Heating Up: Pirates Expected to Trade Andrew McCutchen?

It was a bad year for McCutchen in 2016, but he’d still shake up the market.

by November 30, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Obsessive CBA Watch: Today is the Day, One Way or Another

Obsessive CBA Watch: Today is the Day, One Way or Another

“Optimism” remains the word of the day, but, well, today is the last day before the CBA expires. So.

by November 30, 2016 MLB News and Rumors