Chicago Cubs Rumors


Taking Stock of Potential Cubs Free Agent Targets: Kenley Jansen

Taking Stock of Potential Cubs Free Agent Targets: Kenley Jansen

Jansen is the top right-handed reliever on the market, and the Cubs have obvious needs in their bullpen. Clear fit, right? Well …

Lukewarm Stove: Sale and Controllable Pitchers, Hulking Sluggers, Fowler, Hammel, More

Lukewarm Stove: Sale and Controllable Pitchers, Hulking Sluggers, Fowler, Hammel, More

A problem in the trade market for the Cubs, and the aggressive pursuit of starting pitchers by other teams.


The Boom and Bust of Free Agency, and the More Polarizing Names

The Boom and Bust of Free Agency, and the More Polarizing Names

There are values to be had out there, but also big risks.

Cubs’ Projected Arbitration Salaries for 2017

Cubs’ Projected Arbitration Salaries for 2017

Jake Arrieta comes in at the largest figure, nearly $17 million.

Lukewarm Stove: Sale Rumors, Quintana, Archer, Fowler, Holland, More

Lukewarm Stove: Sale Rumors, Quintana, Archer, Fowler, Holland, More

Those Chris Sale rumors aren’t stopping now, but what about the other tradable pitchers?

Lukewarm Stove: Ohtani, White Sox Rebuild, Coghlan, Draft Pick Compensation Changes, More

Lukewarm Stove: Ohtani, White Sox Rebuild, Coghlan, Draft Pick Compensation Changes, More

Everyone wants to talk about Shohei Ohtani right now, which makes sense because he’s a stud. But don’t expect him soon.

Jeremy Hellickson Will Reportedly Accept Qualifying Offer

Jeremy Hellickson Will Reportedly Accept Qualifying Offer

Well how about that. An interesting move with a little bit of fallout.


Today is the Qualifying Offer Decision Deadline: Fowler and Nine Others Decide

Today is the Qualifying Offer Decision Deadline: Fowler and Nine Others Decide

The expectation is that Fowler, and most everyone else, rejects the qualifying offer.

Weekend Catch-Up: Starter Rumors, Reliever Rumors, Celebrations, Defensive Analysis, More

Weekend Catch-Up: Starter Rumors, Reliever Rumors, Celebrations, Defensive Analysis, More

All you may have missed from a busy offseason weekend.

by November 14, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Free Agent Rankings and Predictions: Who Goes Where? Costs How Much? Goes to the Cubs?

Free Agent Rankings and Predictions: Who Goes Where? Costs How Much? Goes to the Cubs?

Will the Cubs be in on any of the biggest names?

Lukewarm Stove: Gray, Archer, Sale, McCutchen, Fowler, Colon, More

Lukewarm Stove: Gray, Archer, Sale, McCutchen, Fowler, Colon, More

Controllable starting pitcher trade targets, activate!


Cubs Reportedly Among Teams Interested in Greg Holland

Cubs Reportedly Among Teams Interested in Greg Holland

The former Royals closer is coming back from Tommy John surgery, and was ridiculously good before his injury.

by November 11, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Chapman at $100 Million, Arrieta, Sale, Otani, Hellickson, Much More

Lukewarm Stove: Chapman at $100 Million, Arrieta, Sale, Otani, Hellickson, Much More

There sure is a lot to get into already this offseason, eh? Cubs rumors aplenty.