Castro does not, however, appear to be a suspect.
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Not that you should hope on Hendricks to be the next Webb, but the latter’s story makes for an interesting reminder.
Understanding the importance of defense is one thing, but understanding how the defense will perform relative to the kinds of pitchers it plays behind is another.
Gone as quickly as they arrived. Also: the cat is waving. Can you tell?
With space on the 40-man roster, the Cubs could now make things official.
A flurry of waiver moves.
One pundit suggests the value of the games is $750,000 per, which would triple what the Cubs were getting previously.
What exactly did the Pirates – who don’t really need an infielder – get for themselves? Should we be bummed or nervous?
Just something small to note about the contract for the Cubs’ newest reliever.
The Cubs get to keep Watkins and Roach for now after adding Ryan Lavarnway and Shane Peterson last week.
In and out a bit over the next couple days. Love for the Cubs’ farm system should ease the blow.
Saturday and Sunday weren’t nearly as crazy as Friday was. Did you miss any of it?
With a couple of top framers in the fold, yes, you can expect to hear about this a lot in 2015.
Not that you can take too much from it, but crushing is always better than scuffling.
Lavarnway, 27, has always had a quality bat, but has never broken through.
Motte comes with big upside, and the ability to stabilize a young bullpen. If he’s healthy.