Chicago Cubs Rumors


Jason Heyward Was Part of the Sales Pitch … to Jon Lester?

Jason Heyward Was Part of the Sales Pitch … to Jon Lester?

Wait, doesn’t that require time travel? A very fun read on just how far in advance this front office has been planning.

by January 20, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Cubs No Longer the Favorite on Cuban Pitching Prospect?

Cubs No Longer the Favorite on Cuban Pitching Prospect?

16-year-old Adrian Morejon was at one time linked to the Cubs, but his market is developing.


The Cubs and Rays Rumors Won’t Go Away Just Yet

The Cubs and Rays Rumors Won’t Go Away Just Yet

More smoke to consider. We might be talking about this right up until the Trade Deadline – or maybe longer.

by January 19, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Holiday Weekend Catch-Up: Arbitration, Big Signings, Minor Signings, Convention, Much More

Holiday Weekend Catch-Up: Arbitration, Big Signings, Minor Signings, Convention, Much More

There was a whole lot to pack into the weekend, and you may have missed some of it.

Jed Hoyer Speaks: Baez in Center, Outfield Options, Pitching Versatility, Playable Prospects, More

Jed Hoyer Speaks: Baez in Center, Outfield Options, Pitching Versatility, Playable Prospects, More

How many rotations might we see in the outfield? Are the pitchers even more versatile than we realize?

2016 Chicago Cubs Convention: Everything Useful I Could Jot Down (and More)

2016 Chicago Cubs Convention: Everything Useful I Could Jot Down (and More)

So many things to go over. Settle in.


Cubs Most Likely Done with Major Additions

Cubs Most Likely Done with Major Additions

No surprise there, and also no disappointment.

by January 17, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Cardinals Bats, Outfield Rumors, Royals Spending, Padres Shortstop, More

Lukewarm Stove: Cardinals Bats, Outfield Rumors, Royals Spending, Padres Shortstop, More

The latest from the rumor mill, including the evolving outfield market and the quiet Cardinals.

Dexter Fowler’s Continuing Tough Market, and His Connection to the Cubs

Dexter Fowler’s Continuing Tough Market, and His Connection to the Cubs

It’s still hard to figure the market for Fowler, whose future is tied to the Cubs one way or another.


Multiple Reports Indicate Rays Trade Talks Picking Up – Are the Cubs Still Involved?

Multiple Reports Indicate Rays Trade Talks Picking Up – Are the Cubs Still Involved?

We know there have been talks before, and we know there’s mutual interest.

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs and Rays, Upton, Fowler, Rodney, Chen, Lazarito, More

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs and Rays, Upton, Fowler, Rodney, Chen, Lazarito, More

The Rays president has confirmed talks between the Cubs and Rays, and he says the teams line up well for a trade.

Report: Cuban Prospect Lazarito Cleared to Sign by MLB

Report: Cuban Prospect Lazarito Cleared to Sign by MLB

Whether the Cubs go after him or not, this is very good news.

Cubs Hoping to Land a Bargain Like Yovani Gallardo? Report Says They Could Be

Cubs Hoping to Land a Bargain Like Yovani Gallardo? Report Says They Could Be

If it’s a crazy steal, sure, I can talk myself into almost anything. But is this really a fit?