There are still some interesting free agents out there who could help the Cubs.
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You can make the “on paper” argument for a fit in a trade, but there are practical reasons it is much more complicated than that.
A rumor about a minor league free agent with uninspiring numbers usually doesn’t merit a long post, but Kelly’s story is unique.
There are reasons Anderson is worth pursuing – so long as the injury history is understood.
A reasonable team extension for a nice starting pitcher a year away from free agency? Sound like something the Cubs should note?
Is there a realistic chance for an extension? Also, what’s the latest in the work at Wrigley Field?
A few bits to update this morning at CubsCon continues.
The Cubs may have gotten one Ross but lost another.
An old friend looks to be heading to the Padres’ rotation, which may have a minor impact on the Tyson Ross pursuit.
A flurry of Mariners trade activity, and now the Rays are probably done shopping starters.
Is Brian Dozier finally going to be traded? That, and more from baseball’s rumor mill.
That’s the second report in a week that indicates the Cubs are right there with Ross, but may turn back to Wood if necessary.
The Astros reportedly made a huge offer for Archer earlier this offseason, and it was declined.
A surprising and sharp uptick in rumors around the game, as folks come out of their holiday slumber. Apparently.
A well-rested front of the rotation can provide many benefits down the stretch.