Chicago Cubs Transactions


BREAKING: Chicago Cubs (Probably) Agree to Trade Ryan Dempster to Atlanta Braves for Randall Delgado (UPDATES – Cautious Optimism)

BREAKING: Chicago Cubs (Probably) Agree to Trade Ryan Dempster to Atlanta Braves for Randall Delgado (UPDATES – Cautious Optimism)

I’m updating feverishly. The Cubs are getting big-time prospect/ML-pitcher Randall Delgado, if the deal goes through.

Jeff Beliveau to Chicago, Rafael Dolis to Iowa

Jeff Beliveau to Chicago, Rafael Dolis to Iowa

The 25-year-old lefty is up with the big team for the first time.


Cubs Sign Dominican Pitcher Juan Carlos Paniagua for $1.5 Million

Cubs Sign Dominican Pitcher Juan Carlos Paniagua for $1.5 Million

Another big-time international signing for the Cubs. This one comes with an interesting story.

Cubs Purchase, er, Trade for Pitcher Justin Germano (for Cash)

Cubs Purchase, er, Trade for Pitcher Justin Germano (for Cash)

The Red Sox reliever has been a great starter at AAA this year, so maybe he’ll soon be a rotational fill-in for the Cubs.

BOOM: The Cubs Have Signed First Rounder Albert Almora for $3.9 Million

BOOM: The Cubs Have Signed First Rounder Albert Almora for $3.9 Million

Almora instantly becomes one of the Cubs’ best prospects.

Sounds Like the Cubs Have Signed Second Round Draft Pick Duane Underwood

Sounds Like the Cubs Have Signed Second Round Draft Pick Duane Underwood

He wasn’t a huge risk to not sign, but it’s good to know he’s in the fold.

Cubs Open International Signing Period by Landing at Least One Top Prospect: Frandy De La Rosa

Cubs Open International Signing Period by Landing at Least One Top Prospect: Frandy De La Rosa

The 16-year-old Dominican shortstop gets $700K.


Hooray: Cubs Finalizing Deal with Jorge Soler Today (UPDATE: Headed to Arizona)

Hooray: Cubs Finalizing Deal with Jorge Soler Today (UPDATE: Headed to Arizona)

Not that I was nervous or anything…

Randy Wells Designated for Assignment, Rafael Dolis Recalled from Iowa

Randy Wells Designated for Assignment, Rafael Dolis Recalled from Iowa

Soon, Wells could be gone completely.

Chicago Cubs Sign 2012 Third Rounder Ryan McNeil (And 18th Rounder David Bote)

Chicago Cubs Sign 2012 Third Rounder Ryan McNeil (And 18th Rounder David Bote)

McNeil’s bonus is expected to be right around slot.

Adrian Cardenas Gets the Boot in Favor of Anthony Rizzo

Adrian Cardenas Gets the Boot in Favor of Anthony Rizzo

The utility player will return to AAA where he’ll probably draw quite a few more starts.


The Cubs Have Signed Another Interesting Undrafted Free Agent – Lefty Kyle Shepard

The Cubs Have Signed Another Interesting Undrafted Free Agent – Lefty Kyle Shepard

He had decent numbers this past year, but I find the preceding three years to be more interesting.

Chicago Cubs Announce Several More Draft Pick Signings – Where Do They Stand on Their Bonus Pool?

Chicago Cubs Announce Several More Draft Pick Signings – Where Do They Stand on Their Bonus Pool?

The Cubs have saved a fair bit of money so far, which money could be used to entice later round picks or to lock down Albert Almora.