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Nationals “Making Progress” on a Deal to Land Jonathan Papelbon (UPDATES)

Nationals “Making Progress” on a Deal to Land Jonathan Papelbon (UPDATES)

Papelbon won’t go unless he’s sure he’ll be the closer, though. (UPDATES: Sounds like it’s going to happen eventually.)

You Did It! 3 Wishes to Make-A-Wish, 38 Hours of Non-Stop Blogging, & a Very Special Rally Bucket

You Did It! 3 Wishes to Make-A-Wish, 38 Hours of Non-Stop Blogging, & a Very Special Rally Bucket

I’ll be blogging for 38 hours straight starting Thursday morning, and I’ll be wearing something very special the whole time.

by July 28, 2015 Chicago Cubs Rumors, Meta
Ben Zobrist’s Market Heated Up Quickly, Traded to Kansas City Royals (UPDATES)

Ben Zobrist’s Market Heated Up Quickly, Traded to Kansas City Royals (UPDATES)

Zobrist was a perfect fit for the Cubs, but also so many other teams. And he was going to cost a lot.

Phillies Reportedly Want Best Offers on Cole Hamels by Tomorrow

Phillies Reportedly Want Best Offers on Cole Hamels by Tomorrow

The Cubs are rumored to be still involved, but not as a primary suitor.

Theo Epstein Speaks: Long-Term Targets, Possible Rentals, Imminence of Deals

Theo Epstein Speaks: Long-Term Targets, Possible Rentals, Imminence of Deals

The Cubs may go after short-term rentals, but not the priciest ones at the top of the market.

Reports: Cubs Targeting Righty Tyson Ross in Talks with Padres

Reports: Cubs Targeting Righty Tyson Ross in Talks with Padres

The 28-year-old righty is a stud, and wouldn’t be cheap. But boy would he be a nice fit going forward.

by July 27, 2015 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Report: Cubs Have Discussed Starlin Castro with Padres (UPDATE)

Report: Cubs Have Discussed Starlin Castro with Padres (UPDATE)

The Cubs reportedly are interested in the Padres’ pitchers.

by July 27, 2015 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Waiting, Hamels, Kennedy, Price, Clippard, Zobrist, So Much More

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Waiting, Hamels, Kennedy, Price, Clippard, Zobrist, So Much More

Trade Deadline week is here, and there’s so much to get into. Are the Cubs going to wait until the last moment to make a move?

Commissioner Manfred Open to Pushing Back Trade Deadline

Commissioner Manfred Open to Pushing Back Trade Deadline

Given the additional Wild Cards, teams could use a little more time to decide where they stand.

Cubs Reportedly Still in on Ben Zobrist … as Are Most Contenders

Cubs Reportedly Still in on Ben Zobrist … as Are Most Contenders

The 34-year-old utility man is hitting well again this year, and will be traded this week. To whom? Well, pretty much every competitive team has a reason to want him.

#BNBlogathon: A Personal Story on the Impact of Make-A-Wish, and a Matching Offer

#BNBlogathon: A Personal Story on the Impact of Make-A-Wish, and a Matching Offer

The Wife, Gretchen, has an offer for you – and an important story to share from a friend.

by July 27, 2015 Chicago Cubs Rumors, Meta
Wondering if Cubs Could Go After a Controlled Rays Reliever – Boxberger, McGee, Jepsen

Wondering if Cubs Could Go After a Controlled Rays Reliever – Boxberger, McGee, Jepsen

If the Cubs were looking to add for 2015 and beyond, this is one route to go.

Weekend Catch-Up: Plenty of Moves and Rumors … but Hope You Missed This Weekend

Weekend Catch-Up: Plenty of Moves and Rumors … but Hope You Missed This Weekend

There were trades around the league and Cubs rumors, but the losses to the Phillies overshadowed things.

Dodgers and Rangers Seen as Favorites for Cole Hamels, Cubs Could Still Be Involved

Dodgers and Rangers Seen as Favorites for Cole Hamels, Cubs Could Still Be Involved

The Dodgers have always felt like the most obvious landing spot.

Cubs Reportedly Pursuing Jonathan Papelbon, But Patience Might Pay Off

Cubs Reportedly Pursuing Jonathan Papelbon, But Patience Might Pay Off

The Cubs, Blue Jays, and Nationals are noted as the biggest pursuers right now. It might make the most sense for the Cubs to keep waiting, though.

by July 26, 2015 Chicago Cubs Rumors
The (Non)Impact to Cole Hamels’ Trade Value and Other Bullets

The (Non)Impact to Cole Hamels’ Trade Value and Other Bullets

Hamels was very, very good yesterday – but the fact that he threw a no-hitter isn’t going to change his market.

As You Watch Cole Hamels, One Pundit Guessing He Winds Up with Cubs

As You Watch Cole Hamels, One Pundit Guessing He Winds Up with Cubs

A guess is only a guess, but we know there’s been quite a bit of reported interest.

by July 25, 2015 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Cubs Reportedly Sign LHP Ryan Buchter to Minor League Deal

Cubs Reportedly Sign LHP Ryan Buchter to Minor League Deal

The Cubs reportedly signed Ryan Buchter to a minor league deal for left-handed organizational pitching depth.

Cubs Reportedly Like Mike Leake as Possible Option, Plus “Rental” Discussion

Cubs Reportedly Like Mike Leake as Possible Option, Plus “Rental” Discussion

Another arm to add to the Cubs rumor mix.

by July 24, 2015 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Taking Stock of Possible Cubs Trade Partners: Seattle Mariners

Taking Stock of Possible Cubs Trade Partners: Seattle Mariners

A team without obvious tradable pieces or an obvious inclination to sell. But, you know, they’ve been so bad …

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