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BP’s Top 101 Prospects List is Out With Four Cubs, Including Eloy Jimenez in the Top Ten

BP’s Top 101 Prospects List is Out With Four Cubs, Including Eloy Jimenez in the Top Ten

Trevor Clifton is the pitching representative for the Cubs, by the way, with Dylan Cease in the “just missed” category.

Farewell to All-Around Baseball Player Travis Wood (VIDEO)

Farewell to All-Around Baseball Player Travis Wood (VIDEO)

Wood became something of a Cubs legend in his time with the team. He was also the longest-tenured Cub at this point.

by February 15, 2017 Chicago Cubs News

Single Game Tickets Date, Cubs Slogans, Montero Comeback, Reliever to Watch, and Other Bullets

Single Game Tickets Date, Cubs Slogans, Montero Comeback, Reliever to Watch, and Other Bullets

Get your calendar handy. Also: the slogans for the year, predicting success for Montero, and much more.

by February 15, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Oof for the Cardinals: Alex Reyes to Have Tommy John Surgery

Oof for the Cardinals: Alex Reyes to Have Tommy John Surgery

Terrible news for the Reyes, the Cardinals, and baseball. As for the NL Central, this will move the needle.

by February 15, 2017 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Spring Training Miscellany: Javy’s New Hair, Mashers Take BP, Maddon Slogans, Much More

Spring Training Miscellany: Javy’s New Hair, Mashers Take BP, Maddon Slogans, Much More

So much to take a peek at from pitchers and catchers reporting day.

Cubs Plan on Willson Contreras Being Jon Lester’s Personal Catcher This Year

Cubs Plan on Willson Contreras Being Jon Lester’s Personal Catcher This Year

Contreras is going to work with David Ross to get into the role.

by February 14, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Joe Maddon: Kyle Schwarber Will Do Some Catching This Spring

Joe Maddon: Kyle Schwarber Will Do Some Catching This Spring

How much and whether it translates into the regular season is still to be seen.

by February 14, 2017 Chicago Cubs News

Mike Montgomery’s Shot to Lock Down a Rotation Job and Other Bullets

Mike Montgomery’s Shot to Lock Down a Rotation Job and Other Bullets

However the rotation shakes out, I’d sure like to see Montgomery get a full and fair shot to show what he can do in 2017 … because 2018 and beyond is important, too.

The Best Valentine of All: CUBS PITCHERS AND CATCHERS REPORT TODAY!!!

The Best Valentine of All: CUBS PITCHERS AND CATCHERS REPORT TODAY!!!

It’s the official beginning of the 2017 baseball season!

by February 14, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Spring Training Miscellany: Early Arrivals, Drill Videos, Beautiful Mural, More

Spring Training Miscellany: Early Arrivals, Drill Videos, Beautiful Mural, More

Pitchers and catchers report tomorrow, but, hey, they’re already there! Fun stuff to check in on already from Mesa.

by February 13, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
No Cubs Reunion for Travis Wood: He’s Off to Join the Royals (UPDATE)

No Cubs Reunion for Travis Wood: He’s Off to Join the Royals (UPDATE)

Royals 2017 motto: get a bunch of Cubs.

by February 13, 2017 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors

David Rollins FINALLY Clears Waivers, Cubs Outright Him to AAA Iowa

David Rollins FINALLY Clears Waivers, Cubs Outright Him to AAA Iowa

It’s been an absurd offseason for Rollins, who now at least finally knows where he’ll be for Spring Training.

Cubs Plan to Use 12 or 13 Starting Pitchers in Spring Training, With Piggybacks

Cubs Plan to Use 12 or 13 Starting Pitchers in Spring Training, With Piggybacks

It’ll be a nice way to force pitchers to stay well-rested throughout the spring.

by February 13, 2017 Chicago Cubs News
Kyle Schwarber is a Top Five Left Fielder and Other Bullets

Kyle Schwarber is a Top Five Left Fielder and Other Bullets

Everyone believes in what Kyle Schwarber can do at the plate, and I can’t wait to see it in action this year.

Weekend Catch-Up: The Road Ahead, the Bullpen Constitution, Top Prospects, Hammel Decision, More

Weekend Catch-Up: The Road Ahead, the Bullpen Constitution, Top Prospects, Hammel Decision, More

The weekend has come and gone, and you can catch yourself up on all things Cubs here.

by February 13, 2017 Chicago Cubs News