Chicago Cubs Rumors


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
Winter Meetings Morning Update: Chapman, Archer, Fowler, Quintana, Cubs Catcher, More

Winter Meetings Morning Update: Chapman, Archer, Fowler, Quintana, Cubs Catcher, More

Last night, and overnight, was extremely busy at the Winter Meetings.


Reports: Cubs and Royals Close on Wade Davis Trade (Morning UPDATES: Davis for Soler?)

Reports: Cubs and Royals Close on Wade Davis Trade (Morning UPDATES: Davis for Soler?)

This has been a crazy night already.

Winter Meetings: White Sox Sell-Off, Ross, Chapman, Fowler, Archer, Holland, More

Winter Meetings: White Sox Sell-Off, Ross, Chapman, Fowler, Archer, Holland, More

Hmm. The price tag on Chris Archer might be “beyond prohibitive.”

Bits from Jed Hoyer on Rondon, Strop, Montero, Heyward, More

Bits from Jed Hoyer on Rondon, Strop, Montero, Heyward, More

The Cubs’ GM addresses the back of the Cubs’ bullpen and much more.

REPORT: MLB Not Currently Inclined to Create CBA Exception for Shohei Otani

REPORT: MLB Not Currently Inclined to Create CBA Exception for Shohei Otani

When an international superstar wants to come play in your league, you should be making it easier, not more difficult.

Winter Meetings Update: Things Are Happening! Also: Rays, Rangers, Archer, More

Winter Meetings Update: Things Are Happening! Also: Rays, Rangers, Archer, More

It’s the Winter Meetings, baby. A big trade goes down, rumors are flying, and we’re scrambling to keep up.


Two More Free Agent Relievers Reportedly On Cubs’ List: Brad Ziegler, Jerry Blevins

Two More Free Agent Relievers Reportedly On Cubs’ List: Brad Ziegler, Jerry Blevins

Two more targets to dig in on, each of whom does look like an attractive addition.

by December 6, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Rangers May Be Checking in on Matt Szczur, In Addition to Jorge Soler

Rangers May Be Checking in on Matt Szczur, In Addition to Jorge Soler

The Cubs’ outfield overload will draw plenty of interest.

by December 6, 2016 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Early Morning Winter Meetings: No Sale, Cubs and Holland, Davis, Dozier, DeSclafani, More

Early Morning Winter Meetings: No Sale, Cubs and Holland, Davis, Dozier, DeSclafani, More

The Sale deal hasn’t happened yet, but rumors are a-plenty, involving the Cubs and Greg Holland, Wade Davis, and much more.