Chicago Cubs Rumors


Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Looking for a Starter, Bullpen Plans, Miller, Vizcaino, More

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Looking for a Starter, Bullpen Plans, Miller, Vizcaino, More

The Cubs are looking for a starter and a reliever.

Rumor: Andrew Miller is the Cubs’ Top Bullpen Trade Target

Rumor: Andrew Miller is the Cubs’ Top Bullpen Trade Target

If Miller is made available, I have no doubt that he will be the top target.

by July 7, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Lukewarm Stove: Still Tracking Yankee Arms, Rays Starters, Longoria, Relievers, More

Lukewarm Stove: Still Tracking Yankee Arms, Rays Starters, Longoria, Relievers, More

The market has the arms the Cubs need, but some could come from unexpected corners.

Weekend Catch-Up: Epstein, Bryant, Prospect Promotion, Scouting Hill, Blogathon, More

Weekend Catch-Up: Epstein, Bryant, Prospect Promotion, Scouting Hill, Blogathon, More

A long, busy holiday weekend in the Cubs’ world.

Hello, Old Friend: Cubs Reportedly Scouting Lefty Rich Hill

Hello, Old Friend: Cubs Reportedly Scouting Lefty Rich Hill

The 36-year-old lefty has reinvented himself as an extremely successful starter.

by July 4, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
The 2016-17 IFA Period Opens Today, Which Could Spark Trade Activity

The 2016-17 IFA Period Opens Today, Which Could Spark Trade Activity

Usually a huge day on the calendar is quite a bit less so for the Cubs. Here’s why.

Theo Epstein Speaks About Kyle Schwarber Rumors and Acquiring Bullpen Arms

Theo Epstein Speaks About Kyle Schwarber Rumors and Acquiring Bullpen Arms

Theo Epstein isn’t exactly itching to trade Kyle Schwarber. He’s also not necessarily in a rush to acquire a bullpen arm.

by July 1, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors

How Would You Like to Force Me to Blog for 39 Straight Hours at the Trade Deadline?

How Would You Like to Force Me to Blog for 39 Straight Hours at the Trade Deadline?

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by July 1, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors, Meta
Lukewarm Stove: Divisional Trades, Doolittle Sore, Teheran Staying Put, Lefty Arms, More

Lukewarm Stove: Divisional Trades, Doolittle Sore, Teheran Staying Put, Lefty Arms, More

The Cubs need help, but where are they going to get it? Also, is Sean Doolittle’s shoulder soreness a concern?

Report: Yankees Plan to “Move On” if Cubs Won’t Trade Kyle Schwarber for Andrew Miller

Report: Yankees Plan to “Move On” if Cubs Won’t Trade Kyle Schwarber for Andrew Miller

If that’s the case, then the Cubs may simply have to move on as well.

by June 29, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Teams Reportedly Showing Interest in A’s Lefty Reliever Sean Doolittle

Teams Reportedly Showing Interest in A’s Lefty Reliever Sean Doolittle

The Yankees’ relievers aren’t the only ones out there for the Cubs.

by June 28, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Cubs Reportedly Continue to Watch Yankees Relievers Closely

Cubs Reportedly Continue to Watch Yankees Relievers Closely

Speaking of the bullpen …

by June 27, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Cubs Can Get Quality Reinforcements in Trade Without Giving Up Top Youngsters

Cubs Can Get Quality Reinforcements in Trade Without Giving Up Top Youngsters

The Cubs will not have to part with their best big-league-ready young talent just to improve in the bullpen, for example.

by June 24, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors