Chicago Cubs Rumors

Lukewarm Stove: Dodgers Scrambling, Leake, Cubs Pitcher Trades, Chen, Kazmir, More

Lukewarm Stove: Dodgers Scrambling, Leake, Cubs Pitcher Trades, Chen, Kazmir, More

According to reports, the Dodgers’ deal with Hisashi Iwakuma has been scuttled for now. Much more going on.

Cubs Heart Willson Contreras, Reportedly Wouldn’t Include Him in Shelby Miller Deal

Cubs Heart Willson Contreras, Reportedly Wouldn’t Include Him in Shelby Miller Deal

The young catcher could be very important to the Cubs in 2016.

Theo Epstein Speaks: Missing Price, Impact of Lackey, When to Spend, Pitcher Trades, More

Theo Epstein Speaks: Missing Price, Impact of Lackey, When to Spend, Pitcher Trades, More

The Cubs were pretty far behind on David Price, but Epstein doesn’t sound too concerned about what the Cubs have done on the pitching side.

by December 17, 2015 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Lots of Inciarte, Soler, Relievers, Dodgers, Napoli, More

Lukewarm Stove: Lots of Inciarte, Soler, Relievers, Dodgers, Napoli, More

We’ve got to talk about Braves outfielder Ender Inciarte, among other things.

by December 16, 2015 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Cubs GM Jed Hoyer Says There is No Urgency to Make Another Deal

Cubs GM Jed Hoyer Says There is No Urgency to Make Another Deal

If something comes along that looks good to the Cubs, sure, they’ll take a look. But having tons of positional depth is a good thing.

by December 16, 2015 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Must the Cubs Acquire Another High-End Starting Pitcher Before the Offseason Ends?

Must the Cubs Acquire Another High-End Starting Pitcher Before the Offseason Ends?

It’s not an entirely simple issue to discuss, and the answer is skews toward the unsatisfying “it depends.”

Lukewarm Stove: Indians Starters, Bradley, Frazier, Kiermaier, Shields, Cueto, More

Lukewarm Stove: Indians Starters, Bradley, Frazier, Kiermaier, Shields, Cueto, More

The Indians are still talking about picking up big outfield bats.

More on the Cubs Possibly Looking to Trade for Another Starting Pitcher

More on the Cubs Possibly Looking to Trade for Another Starting Pitcher

The Cubs have a great roster as is, but protecting against risks might require adding another pitcher.

by December 14, 2015 Chicago Cubs Rumors
The Cubs Opened Up the Wallet Again and Other Bullets

The Cubs Opened Up the Wallet Again and Other Bullets

For the second winter in a row, the Cubs have spent when they needed to spend.

by December 14, 2015 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Weekend Catch-Up: Three Days of Heyward, Related Transactions, New Arm, More

Weekend Catch-Up: Three Days of Heyward, Related Transactions, New Arm, More

It was a good weekend in the Cubs’ world.

by December 14, 2015 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Cubs Reportedly Sign Stephen Fife, Coming Off Tommy John Surgery in 2014

Cubs Reportedly Sign Stephen Fife, Coming Off Tommy John Surgery in 2014

Fife is working his way back, but was an up-and-coming prospect a few years ago.

After Signing Jason Heyward, Do the Cubs Have a “Next Move” Already in Mind?

After Signing Jason Heyward, Do the Cubs Have a “Next Move” Already in Mind?

It seems like the Cubs could, for example, deal Jorge Soler for pitching now. But they really don’t have to.

REPORTS: Jason Heyward Chooses Chicago Cubs (UPDATES on Contract)

REPORTS: Jason Heyward Chooses Chicago Cubs (UPDATES on Contract)

Holy smokes.