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The Jason Hammel Signing is Officially Official

The Jason Hammel Signing is Officially Official

The righty returns to the Cubs after a midseason trade, and will be an important mid-rotation arm for the Cubs in 2015.

by December 12, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
Chicago Cubs Announce TV Broadcast Partnership with ABC-7 for 25 Games

Chicago Cubs Announce TV Broadcast Partnership with ABC-7 for 25 Games

It’s official, and the deal runs through 2019. The remaining non-ABC, non-CSN games are expected to be announced soon.

by December 12, 2014 Chicago Cubs News
A New Pitching Prospect to Follow and Other Bullets

A New Pitching Prospect to Follow and Other Bullets

The Cubs picked up an outfielder in the minor league phase of the Rule 5 Draft yesterday. Now he’s a pitcher.

by December 12, 2014 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs TV Deal Update: Portion of Games Could Go to ABC-7, Plus Revenue Discussion

Cubs TV Deal Update: Portion of Games Could Go to ABC-7, Plus Revenue Discussion

Another possible new TV partner. What does it mean for viewers? What does it mean for the Cubs’ bottom line?

by December 12, 2014 Chicago Cubs News
Thanks for Joining Me for the Ugly Sweater Winter Meetings

Thanks for Joining Me for the Ugly Sweater Winter Meetings

We had some fun, I got really itchy, and we raised some money for a good cause. Thanks for playing along!

by December 11, 2014 Chicago Cubs News
Not Selling Out for 2015, but Definitely Playing for It, and Other Bullets

Not Selling Out for 2015, but Definitely Playing for It, and Other Bullets

Crazy late Bullets are better than no Bullets. The Cubs are planning to compete in 2015, but they still won’t sell out for it.

by December 11, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
LIVE: The 2014 MLB Rule 5 Draft (Cubs Take/Trade Shortstop Featherston, Lose McKirahan, Shoulders)

LIVE: The 2014 MLB Rule 5 Draft (Cubs Take/Trade Shortstop Featherston, Lose McKirahan, Shoulders)

Get ready for the thing that used to be the highlight of Thursday, but is now just another interesting thing happening on a very busy day.

Report: Cubs Close to Deal with WGN-9 to Carry Cubs Games in 2015

Report: Cubs Close to Deal with WGN-9 to Carry Cubs Games in 2015

For local Chicagoans, then, you’d notice little change next year. For others, however, this could be a big change.

by December 11, 2014 Chicago Cubs News
Jon Lester’s Decision Captivated Everyone – And Then He Was All Kinds of Magnanimous

Jon Lester’s Decision Captivated Everyone – And Then He Was All Kinds of Magnanimous

Record ratings for MLB Network the evening of Lester’s decision. And lots of kindness on Twitter.

by December 11, 2014 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs World Series Odds Keep Improving – They’re Probably Now a Bad Bet

Cubs World Series Odds Keep Improving – They’re Probably Now a Bad Bet

Watch out. The Cubs Hype Train is picking up steam again.

by December 10, 2014 Chicago Cubs News
Winter Meetings Wednesday Mid-Day: Scherzer, Miley, Chapman, Headley, Longoria, More

Winter Meetings Wednesday Mid-Day: Scherzer, Miley, Chapman, Headley, Longoria, More

Max Scherzer is now the big pitching name on a very crowded market. Also: is Aroldis Chapman available?

by December 10, 2014 Chicago Cubs News
More Jon Lester Contract Details Trickling Out: No-Trade Clause, Vesting Option, Bonus

More Jon Lester Contract Details Trickling Out: No-Trade Clause, Vesting Option, Bonus

The no-trade clause – if accurate – is a bit of a surprise. The Cubs really wanted Lester, which, I mean, obviously.

by December 10, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
Quick Procedural Look at the Jon Lester Signing: Contract Terms, Other Offers, 40-Man (UPDATE)

Quick Procedural Look at the Jon Lester Signing: Contract Terms, Other Offers, 40-Man (UPDATE)

What we know about the deal so far, as well as the offers Lester declined.

by December 10, 2014 Analysis and Commentary, Chicago Cubs News
The Chicago Cubs Will Sign Jon Lester

The Chicago Cubs Will Sign Jon Lester

Six years and $155 million guaranteed.

Chicago Cubs Officially Acquire Miguel Montero For Jefferson Mejia and Zack Godley

Chicago Cubs Officially Acquire Miguel Montero For Jefferson Mejia and Zack Godley

As had been rumored for the past day, and has been discussed for a few weeks, today the Chicago Cubs wrapped up a deal forĀ 31-year-old catcher Miguel Montero, for whom[Read More…]

Remembering the Prevalance of Misinformation and Other Bullets

Remembering the Prevalance of Misinformation and Other Bullets

It’s not just the season for legit rumors and fake rumors – it’s also the season for bad information intentionally spread by good sources.

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