If finalized, this would be an excellent low-cost addition to the Cubs’ bullpen.
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An extension a year before free agency remains unlikely, but at least they’ll talk about it.
We can wish Soler nothing but the best with the Royals, even as it’s hard to see a guy you’ve followed for so long head off to succeed elsewhere.
A mixed day for the Cubs, though Smith looks like a nice pickup.
The Cubs have some intriguing prospects who are not protected, and also some space to take a chance if they want to go nuts.
The Cubs did have a chance to give Davis a physical before completing the trade. And they’re not done adding to the bullpen.
The deal finally wraps up, and now there is a lot to talk about – the future for Davis, the value of Soler, and the next moves for the Cubs.
Joe Maddon says Schwarber is under consideration for the job of replacing Dexter Fowler atop the Cubs’ lineup.
That’s at the low end of the spectrum.
Just a lot of silliness while we await that trade.
Last night, and overnight, was extremely busy at the Winter Meetings.
That other draft is this week.
The Cubs’ GM addresses the back of the Cubs’ bullpen and much more.