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Chicago Cubs Announce 2016 Spring Training Broadcast Schedule

Chicago Cubs Announce 2016 Spring Training Broadcast Schedule

30 of 32 games are available by audio and/or video.

by January 27, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs Looking Good Behind the Plate, Which Means They’re Good All Over and Other Bullets

Cubs Looking Good Behind the Plate, Which Means They’re Good All Over and Other Bullets

Miguel Montero is a very solid starter to have in place, and the Cubs are like that everywhere. Plus Heyward’s D, player age, much more.

by January 27, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
MLBits: NL Tanking, Ballpark Security, Top 1B Prospects, Moving Trade Deadline, More

MLBits: NL Tanking, Ballpark Security, Top 1B Prospects, Moving Trade Deadline, More

The Rockies crowded outfield, pushing back the trade deadline, and the end of pitch framing all discussed in this week’s iteration of the MLBits.

by January 26, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Cubs Will Add Second Dominican Summer League Team

Cubs Will Add Second Dominican Summer League Team

Now that the VSL has closed down, the Cubs will send their remaining players to a second DSL team – a short-term solution to a long-term problem.

The Love Won’t Stop: Cubs Have Top Offensive Quartet in Baseball

The Love Won’t Stop: Cubs Have Top Offensive Quartet in Baseball

The love never stops. The Cubs have the best offensive foursome in baseball.

by January 26, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Ben Zobrist’s Role and Relationship with His Manager and Other Bullets

Ben Zobrist’s Role and Relationship with His Manager and Other Bullets

How much will Zobrist be used outside of second base? How important is his relationship with Joe Maddon to the rest of the team?

Jed Hoyer Speaks: Transactions, Outfield, Acquiring Heyward, Extending Arrieta, More

Jed Hoyer Speaks: Transactions, Outfield, Acquiring Heyward, Extending Arrieta, More

Cubs GM Jed Hoyer digs in on a range of topics as the “offseason” nears its close, and the 2016 season approaches.

A Great Read on Jake Arrieta’s Changeup, and Sahadev Sharma’s New Home

A Great Read on Jake Arrieta’s Changeup, and Sahadev Sharma’s New Home

Wondering where Sahadev Sharma and Jon Greenberg landed? They’re ready to tell you. Also, some great Arrieta stuff.

by January 25, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Thinking About 24-Hour Cubs Programming and Other Bullets

Thinking About 24-Hour Cubs Programming and Other Bullets

Is there really enough to fill a Cubs channel all year round? Also: Adam Warren’s role, Jason Heyward’s defense, and more.

by January 25, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Weekend Catch-Up: Cubs Rumors, Cespedes Signs, Lackey, Edwards, Alcantara, More

Weekend Catch-Up: Cubs Rumors, Cespedes Signs, Lackey, Edwards, Alcantara, More

Action around the league, and plenty of analysis for those of you who checked out.

Jake Arrieta and Kris Bryant Accept Their Awards (VIDEO)

Jake Arrieta and Kris Bryant Accept Their Awards (VIDEO)

The 2015 Cy Young winner and Rookie of the Year winner.

by January 24, 2016 Chicago Cubs News
Arismendy Alcantara Has Fallen Off the Radar, But is that Fair? Can He Come Back?

Arismendy Alcantara Has Fallen Off the Radar, But is that Fair? Can He Come Back?

It was a really rough 2015 season for a guy who was, until that point, one of the Cubs’ best young players. Hopefully a reset helps.

Inspired Confidence in Spite of the Cubs Losing Draft Picks and Other Bullets

Inspired Confidence in Spite of the Cubs Losing Draft Picks and Other Bullets

Even without a first rounder, I know this front office can land some quality prospects. Plus bits on an available Padres prospect, Ernie Banks, and more.