Chicago Cubs Transactions

Chicago Cubs Agree to Terms with All 19 Pre-Arb Players

Chicago Cubs Agree to Terms with All 19 Pre-Arb Players

This is largely a standard exercise. All 40-man players are now under contract for 2014.

Chicago Cubs Sign Emilio Bonifacio to Minor League Deal

Chicago Cubs Sign Emilio Bonifacio to Minor League Deal

Bonifacio would provide excellent depth and versatility. He could also compete for a starting gig.

Brooks Raley Claimed Off of Waivers by Twins – Any Implications?

Brooks Raley Claimed Off of Waivers by Twins – Any Implications?

That’s two pitchers lost by the Cubs today. Were both spots on the 40-man roster needed?

Reds Claim Brett Marshall Off Waivers from Cubs, Presumably Opening Spot for Jason Hammel

Reds Claim Brett Marshall Off Waivers from Cubs, Presumably Opening Spot for Jason Hammel

The young righty was a waiver claim for the Cubs earlier this offseason.

And Then There Were None, or, Well, Everyone: Cubs and Jeff Samardzija Avoid Arbitration

And Then There Were None, or, Well, Everyone: Cubs and Jeff Samardzija Avoid Arbitration

No potentially nasty arbitration hearing necessary. Samardzija gets $5.345 million for 2014.

And Then There Was One: Cubs Avoid Arbitration with Darwin Barney

And Then There Was One: Cubs Avoid Arbitration with Darwin Barney

Barney reportedly gets the midpoint of his ask and the Cubs’ offer: $2.3 million.

Cubs Reportedly Sign James McDonald to a Minor League Deal

Cubs Reportedly Sign James McDonald to a Minor League Deal

The 29-year-old righty dealt with shoulder issues last year.

Cubs Avoid Arbitration with Justin Ruggiano

Cubs Avoid Arbitration with Justin Ruggiano

The recently-acquired outfielder gets $2 million for 2014.