Chicago Cubs Rumors


Jorge Soler MRI Today, Albert Almora Reportedly Could Come Up if DL Stint Needed

Jorge Soler MRI Today, Albert Almora Reportedly Could Come Up if DL Stint Needed

Hamstrings are a tricky beast. Also, Almora possibly coming up? That would be an intriguing surprise.

What the Cubs Wouldn’t Trade for Andrew Miller, Yankees Not Yet Ready to Sell

What the Cubs Wouldn’t Trade for Andrew Miller, Yankees Not Yet Ready to Sell

There’s a particular youngster the Cubs won’t move. But which other guys might the Yankees like?

by June 6, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Report: Chicago Cubs Could Have Interest in Jose Bautista

Report: Chicago Cubs Could Have Interest in Jose Bautista

Well that’s fun to discuss, even if the odds seem mighty long.

by June 5, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Padres Trade James Shields to the White Sox

Padres Trade James Shields to the White Sox

It looks like a comfortable deal for the White Sox, and it’s a reminder of what came before.

Cubs Reportedly Still Looking at Bullpen Moves, Andrew Miller Again Comes Up for Mention

Cubs Reportedly Still Looking at Bullpen Moves, Andrew Miller Again Comes Up for Mention

Miller remains among the most intriguing options that will plausibly come on the market.

by June 3, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Eovaldi, Shields, Ross, Hill, Moore, Early-Season Trades, More

Lukewarm Stove: Eovaldi, Shields, Ross, Hill, Moore, Early-Season Trades, More

The latest from the rumor mill, including a young power arm being attached to the Cubs.

Clayton Kershaw Has Extension-Related Advice for Jake Arrieta

Clayton Kershaw Has Extension-Related Advice for Jake Arrieta

Being comfortable is important, too. Will that impact Arrieta’s decision about a new contract?


White Sox, Padres Talking James Shields Trade – And If the Padres Start Selling …

White Sox, Padres Talking James Shields Trade – And If the Padres Start Selling …

If the Padres start to sell off, is there another arm or two that might intrigue the Cubs?

Will the Cubs Target Stud Lefty Andrew Miller in Trade This Season?

Will the Cubs Target Stud Lefty Andrew Miller in Trade This Season?

One report suggests a fit, and I see it, too. Also: Miller’s performance this year is almost literally unbelievable.

The MacPhail Era, Matusz, Bryant’s Versatility, and Other Bullets

The MacPhail Era, Matusz, Bryant’s Versatility, and Other Bullets

How do you remember that era? Fondly? I doubt it. Also: Kris Bryant is incredible in so many ways.

Jed Hoyer Speaks: Three Catchers, Cubs Slumping, Victorino’s Release, More

Jed Hoyer Speaks: Three Catchers, Cubs Slumping, Victorino’s Release, More

The Cubs’ GM gets into a range of topics.


Cubs Will Be Looking to Trade for Pitching, But Market and Needs Haven’t Crystalized

Cubs Will Be Looking to Trade for Pitching, But Market and Needs Haven’t Crystalized

The time will come to be involved in the pitching market, for a variety of reasons.

by May 24, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Another Plausible A’s Trade Candidate Hits the DL: Sonny Gray

Another Plausible A’s Trade Candidate Hits the DL: Sonny Gray

A strained right trapezius is the diagnosis for Gray, who has really struggled this year.