Chicago Cubs Rumors


Lukewarm Stove: One Holland Signs, Payroll Thresholds, Soler, Encarnacion, Ross, More

Lukewarm Stove: One Holland Signs, Payroll Thresholds, Soler, Encarnacion, Ross, More

Light movement around the league, and the rumor mill bubbles ever so lukewarmly.

Cubs Reportedly Continued Talking to Padres About Tyson Ross Up Until Non-Tender

Cubs Reportedly Continued Talking to Padres About Tyson Ross Up Until Non-Tender

If the Cubs were trying to trade for Ross before he was non-tendered, then we know they’ll be after him in free agency.

by December 14, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Cubs Talking to Tigers About Justin Wilson Trade?

Cubs Talking to Tigers About Justin Wilson Trade?

The lefty reliever has been very solid for a while now.

by December 12, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Cubs’ Starter Needs, Rays Arms, McCutchen, Nova, Turner, More

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs’ Starter Needs, Rays Arms, McCutchen, Nova, Turner, More

The Winter Meetings are long over, but there are still a number of moves to be made around baseball. And the Cubs still need arms.

Cubs Reportedly Still Involved in Discussions with Righty Tyson Ross

Cubs Reportedly Still Involved in Discussions with Righty Tyson Ross

The 29-year-old righty is coming off of surgery, but is an extremely interesting target for 2017.

by December 10, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
OK, So Maybe Shohei Otani Isn’t Coming to MLB After Next Season Despite CBA?

OK, So Maybe Shohei Otani Isn’t Coming to MLB After Next Season Despite CBA?

There’s still a chance that the Cubs could be on even footing with other teams!

Reports: Dexter Fowler Going to St. Louis for a Physical, Signing Could Happen (UPDATES: He Has a Deal)

Reports: Dexter Fowler Going to St. Louis for a Physical, Signing Could Happen (UPDATES: He Has a Deal)

It’s looking like Fowler will be a St. Louis Cardinal next season.


Final Winter Meetings Update: McCutchen Staying? Fowler Choosing? Jansen Soon?

Final Winter Meetings Update: McCutchen Staying? Fowler Choosing? Jansen Soon?

The Winter Meetings have come to a close, so let’s take a look at the last of the rumors trickling out for now.

Good Shohei Otani News is Actually Bad News for the Cubs

Good Shohei Otani News is Actually Bad News for the Cubs

Is Otani planning to come over next offseason despite IFA restrictions?

Cubs and Jake Arrieta Will Talk Extension This Offseason

Cubs and Jake Arrieta Will Talk Extension This Offseason

An extension a year before free agency remains unlikely, but at least they’ll talk about it.

by December 8, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Down to Dodgers, Marlins, and Nationals for Kenley Jansen?

Down to Dodgers, Marlins, and Nationals for Kenley Jansen?

The Marlins and Nationals are reportedly making a strong push this morning for Jansen, who may depart the Dodgers.


Winter Meetings Update: Waiting on Chapman, Nationals Panic, DBacks Starters, More

Winter Meetings Update: Waiting on Chapman, Nationals Panic, DBacks Starters, More

It’s a quiet night after a busy day. Here’s the latest from the Winter Meetings.

Winter Meetings: Wood’s Return, Elite Closers Getting Close, Fowler, Ross, Rays, More

Winter Meetings: Wood’s Return, Elite Closers Getting Close, Fowler, Ross, Rays, More

Could the Cubs bring back Travis Wood? Will Dexter Fowler get his big money from the Cardinals? How much is Tyson Ross seeking?

Jed Hoyer Talks Soler-Davis Trade: Physical Exam, Davis as Closer, Not Done in the Pen

Jed Hoyer Talks Soler-Davis Trade: Physical Exam, Davis as Closer, Not Done in the Pen

The Cubs did have a chance to give Davis a physical before completing the trade. And they’re not done adding to the bullpen.

by December 7, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
At Long Last: Cubs Trade Jorge Soler to Royals for Wade Davis – Let’s Discuss

At Long Last: Cubs Trade Jorge Soler to Royals for Wade Davis – Let’s Discuss

The deal finally wraps up, and now there is a lot to talk about – the future for Davis, the value of Soler, and the next moves for the Cubs.

by December 7, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors