Chicago Cubs Rumors


REPORT: Cubs and Rangers Are Favorites for Tyson Ross

REPORT: Cubs and Rangers Are Favorites for Tyson Ross

Each of the Cubs and Rangers met with Ross yesterday.

by January 5, 2017 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Rangers Reportedly “Making Significant Push” on Tyson Ross, Who Visited Today

Rangers Reportedly “Making Significant Push” on Tyson Ross, Who Visited Today

The Cubs are reportedly still in the mix for Ross, though.


Lukewarm Stove: Tananka’s Opt-Out, De La Rosa Signs, Bautista’s Market, More

Lukewarm Stove: Tananka’s Opt-Out, De La Rosa Signs, Bautista’s Market, More

If Tanaka opts out after 2017, the Cubs could come calling, but how much will he cost?

Weekend Catch-Up: Best of the Year, Expectations for 2017, Work at Wrigley, More

Weekend Catch-Up: Best of the Year, Expectations for 2017, Work at Wrigley, More

Take a long holiday weekend? That sounds good to me. But get yourself back into the swing today.

Lukewarm Stove: Hammel, Dozier, Darvish, Ross, More

Lukewarm Stove: Hammel, Dozier, Darvish, Ross, More

Are teams unwilling to go beyond one year for Jason Hammel?

Lukewarm Stove: Dozier, McCutchen, Hammel, Arrieta Extension Considerations, More

Lukewarm Stove: Dozier, McCutchen, Hammel, Arrieta Extension Considerations, More

The latest from baseball’s rumor mill, including some in-house Cubs considerations.

This Year’s Free Agent Crop Was Ugly, but It Picks Back Up Next Year at Just the Right Time

This Year’s Free Agent Crop Was Ugly, but It Picks Back Up Next Year at Just the Right Time

The Cubs could have huge needs in the rotation after this coming season. Good news on that front.


Lukewarm Stove: Hammel, Starting Pitcher Prices, Ross, Ruiz, Encarnacion, More

Lukewarm Stove: Hammel, Starting Pitcher Prices, Ross, Ruiz, Encarnacion, More

There are still some interesting names left in free agency, even if the Cubs aren’t trolling.

Another Notable Extension: Braves Ink Ender Inciarte to Five-Year Deal, Plus Option

Another Notable Extension: Braves Ink Ender Inciarte to Five-Year Deal, Plus Option

Another very interesting young player extension comparison, as we think about the Cubs’ core.

Another Report Attaches the Cubs to Tyson Ross, But, Well, Also 19 Other Teams

Another Report Attaches the Cubs to Tyson Ross, But, Well, Also 19 Other Teams

Interest in Ross is very broad.

Cubs Were In On Reliever Brad Ziegler Until He Signed with the Marlins?

Cubs Were In On Reliever Brad Ziegler Until He Signed with the Marlins?

That’s very interesting, given that the Cubs’ bullpen already looked mighty full.

by December 20, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Most Interested on Tyson Ross? Dozier, Hammel, Quintana, Rays, More

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Most Interested on Tyson Ross? Dozier, Hammel, Quintana, Rays, More

One report suggests the Cubs might be the team most interested in righty Tyson Ross.

Cubs Reportedly Brought Tyson Ross to Wrigley Field for a Tour

Cubs Reportedly Brought Tyson Ross to Wrigley Field for a Tour

The free agent righty is coming back from surgery to address thoracic outlet syndrome, but has been a Cubs target for a long time.

by December 19, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Relievers Available, Nova Getting Close, Red Sox Fielding Calls on Starters, More

Lukewarm Stove: Relievers Available, Nova Getting Close, Red Sox Fielding Calls on Starters, More

It’s quiet around baseball. Almost *too* quiet. No, actually, it’s just quiet because it’s that part of the offseason.

Phillies Sign Odubel Herrera to Five-Year Extension

Phillies Sign Odubel Herrera to Five-Year Extension

Extensions for young stars around baseball could have broad, long-term implications for the Cubs.