Chicago Cubs Transactions


Cubs Sign Shane Lindsay, Release Nate Robertson

Cubs Sign Shane Lindsay, Release Nate Robertson

Lindsay is a hard-throwing righty reliever.

Put On Your Cape, Super Joe and Other Bullets

Put On Your Cape, Super Joe and Other Bullets

Dale Sveum wants to commit to Joe Mather for a little while. Ryan Dempster knows which way the trade winds blow, and Carlos Marmol is rehabbing.


Randy Wells is Expected Back in Chicago Today

Randy Wells is Expected Back in Chicago Today

He’s likely to be a full-time bullpenner for now.

Chris Volstad to Iowa, Blake Lalli to Chicago (UPDATE: Travis Wood Will Take Volstad’s Rotation Spot)

Chris Volstad to Iowa, Blake Lalli to Chicago (UPDATE: Travis Wood Will Take Volstad’s Rotation Spot)

Chris Volstad is officially out of the rotation. For now.

Blake Parker to Chicago, Scott Maine Back to Iowa (Also Blake DeWitt to Iowa)

Blake Parker to Chicago, Scott Maine Back to Iowa (Also Blake DeWitt to Iowa)

Another day, another new reliever.

Cubs Acquire Lefty Hunter Cervenka from Red Sox to Complete Marlon Byrd Trade

Cubs Acquire Lefty Hunter Cervenka from Red Sox to Complete Marlon Byrd Trade

He’s striking out a ton in A-ball these days.

Chicago Cubs Sign Mike MacDougal to Minor League Deal

Chicago Cubs Sign Mike MacDougal to Minor League Deal

The 35-year-old reliever was released by the Dodgers yesterday.


Chicago Cubs DFA Blake DeWitt (Again) to Make Room for Travis Wood

Chicago Cubs DFA Blake DeWitt (Again) to Make Room for Travis Wood

This could be the end of the line for the Cubs and DeWitt.

Ryan Dempster and Kerry Wood to Chicago, Randy Wells and Scott Maine to Iowa

Ryan Dempster and Kerry Wood to Chicago, Randy Wells and Scott Maine to Iowa

Wells didn’t do much with his chance this time around, but Maine was pretty good.

Marlon Byrd Traded to Red Sox – Trade Details Yet to Be Announced (UPDATE: Probably for Bowden and PTBNL)

Marlon Byrd Traded to Red Sox – Trade Details Yet to Be Announced (UPDATE: Probably for Bowden and PTBNL)

The Marlon Byrd era in center field is at a close.

Cubs Claim Luis Valbuena Off Waivers from Blue Jays (UPDATE)

Cubs Claim Luis Valbuena Off Waivers from Blue Jays (UPDATE)

A 26-year-old infielder, who could theoretically back-up shortstop.


The Ninth Cut is the Most Controversial: Wells, Castillo, Coleman, T. Wood, Sappelt, Maine, More

The Ninth Cut is the Most Controversial: Wells, Castillo, Coleman, T. Wood, Sappelt, Maine, More

A number of players were sent out today, including a couple surprises. The bullpen remains the biggest unresolved piece of the puzzle.

Chicago Cubs Receive Prospect from Boston Red Sox to “Complete” Theo Epstein Deal

Chicago Cubs Receive Prospect from Boston Red Sox to “Complete” Theo Epstein Deal

19-year-old first baseman, Jair Bogaerts.