According to reports, the Dodgers’ deal with Hisashi Iwakuma has been scuttled for now. Much more going on.
Chicago Cubs Rumors
The young catcher could be very important to the Cubs in 2016.
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.
We’ve got to talk about Braves outfielder Ender Inciarte, among other things.
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.
It’s not an entirely simple issue to discuss, and the answer is skews toward the unsatisfying “it depends.”
The Indians are still talking about picking up big outfield bats.
The Cubs have a great roster as is, but protecting against risks might require adding another pitcher.
For the second winter in a row, the Cubs have spent when they needed to spend.
It was a good weekend in the Cubs’ world.
Fife is working his way back, but was an up-and-coming prospect a few years ago.
It seems like the Cubs could, for example, deal Jorge Soler for pitching now. But they really don’t have to.