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Cubs Claim Shane Peterson and Ryan Lavarnway, DFA Logan Watkins and Donn Roach

Cubs Claim Shane Peterson and Ryan Lavarnway, DFA Logan Watkins and Donn Roach

Lavarnway, 27, has always had a quality bat, but has never broken through.

The Jason Motte Signing is Now Officially Official

The Jason Motte Signing is Now Officially Official

Motte comes with big upside, and the ability to stabilize a young bullpen. If he’s healthy.

by December 19, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
Cubs Minor League Signings: RHP Anthony Carter, OF Yovanny Cuevas, OF Samir Lara

Cubs Minor League Signings: RHP Anthony Carter, OF Yovanny Cuevas, OF Samir Lara

The bring in a power righty for potential bullpen depth, and sign a couple young IFAs.

Cubs, A’s Trade Wrapped Up with Cash in Lieu of PTBNL

Cubs, A’s Trade Wrapped Up with Cash in Lieu of PTBNL

It would have been fun to discuss a new prospect, but it’s not like it wasn’t a great trade for the Cubs.

by December 16, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
Chicago Cubs Agree to Deal with Reliever Jason Motte (UPDATES)

Chicago Cubs Agree to Deal with Reliever Jason Motte (UPDATES)

Motte returned from Tommy John surgery in mid-2014, and wasn’t quite himself yet. Before that, he was fantastic.

by December 15, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
Advanced Notice: Jon Lester Introductory Press Conference is 1pm CT on Monday

Advanced Notice: Jon Lester Introductory Press Conference is 1pm CT on Monday

That should make for a fun Monday afternoon.

by December 13, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
The Jason Hammel Signing is Officially Official

The Jason Hammel Signing is Officially Official

The righty returns to the Cubs after a midseason trade, and will be an important mid-rotation arm for the Cubs in 2015.

by December 12, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
More Jon Lester Contract Details Trickling Out: No-Trade Clause, Vesting Option, Bonus

More Jon Lester Contract Details Trickling Out: No-Trade Clause, Vesting Option, Bonus

The no-trade clause – if accurate – is a bit of a surprise. The Cubs really wanted Lester, which, I mean, obviously.

by December 10, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
The Chicago Cubs Will Sign Jon Lester

The Chicago Cubs Will Sign Jon Lester

Six years and $155 million guaranteed.

Chicago Cubs Officially Acquire Miguel Montero For Jefferson Mejia and Zack Godley

Chicago Cubs Officially Acquire Miguel Montero For Jefferson Mejia and Zack Godley

As had been rumored for the past day, and has been discussed for a few weeks, today the Chicago Cubs wrapped up a deal for 31-year-old catcher Miguel Montero, for whom[Read More…]

Cubs Sign Infielder Jonathan Herrera to Minor League Deal

Cubs Sign Infielder Jonathan Herrera to Minor League Deal

The 30-year-old glove man could be nice depth to have at AAA Iowa early next year.

Chicago Cubs Non-Tender Wesley Wright and John Baker, Tracking Other Teams

Chicago Cubs Non-Tender Wesley Wright and John Baker, Tracking Other Teams

Eight other Cubs players were tendered contracts. Baker isn’t a huge surprise, Wright is a mild one.

by December 2, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
Very Early Analysis on Cubs Picking Up Tommy La Stella, Losing Arodys Vizcaino

Very Early Analysis on Cubs Picking Up Tommy La Stella, Losing Arodys Vizcaino

On inspection, it doesn’t look like the kind of deal that necessarily precedes another move. This might just be a guy the Cubs really like, position notwithstanding.

Chicago Cubs Acquire Tommy La Stella from Braves for Arodys Vizcaino and IFA Slots

Chicago Cubs Acquire Tommy La Stella from Braves for Arodys Vizcaino and IFA Slots

This is a surprise. Adding a lefty-hitting second baseman with a great plate approach is fine, and I’m sure there’s a good reason … but why?

by November 16, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
Chicago Cubs Claim Righty Donn Roach Off of Waivers from San Diego Padres

Chicago Cubs Claim Righty Donn Roach Off of Waivers from San Diego Padres

The 24-year-old righty is a groundball machine.

by November 12, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions
The 40-Man Roster is Back Up to 37 and Other Bullets

The 40-Man Roster is Back Up to 37 and Other Bullets

With some required procedural moves and the re-signing of Tsuyoshi Wada, the Cubs are back to the point where they’ll have to do some trimming.

by November 4, 2014 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Transactions

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