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Chicago Cubs Sign Two Cuban Prospects: Yasiel Balaguert and Carlos Martinez

Chicago Cubs Sign Two Cuban Prospects: Yasiel Balaguert and Carlos Martinez

They aren’t the Cubans you’ve been hearing about, but they could be legitimate prospects.

Chicago Cubs Sign Pitcher Andy Sonnanstine

Chicago Cubs Sign Pitcher Andy Sonnanstine

The reliever/starter gets a non-guaranteed deal, as does reliever Manny Corpas.


Report: Chicago Cubs Will Sign Reliever Manny Corpas

Report: Chicago Cubs Will Sign Reliever Manny Corpas

The 29-year-old reliever didn’t pitch in 2011 after Tommy John surgery.

Cubs’ Tender Decisions: Everyone Gets a Contract Except Koyie Hill

Cubs’ Tender Decisions: Everyone Gets a Contract Except Koyie Hill

The Cubs tendered contracts to everyone eligible except back-up catcher Koyie Hill.

Chicago Cubs Claim Infielder Jeff Bianchi Off Waivers from the Royals

Chicago Cubs Claim Infielder Jeff Bianchi Off Waivers from the Royals

A former second round pick, Bianchi’s once-promising career has been derailed by injuries.

Chicago Cubs Trade DJ LeMahieu and Tyler Colvin to the Rockies for Ian Stewart and Casey Weathers

Chicago Cubs Trade DJ LeMahieu and Tyler Colvin to the Rockies for Ian Stewart and Casey Weathers

Seems like quite a bit to give up for a third baseman who hasn’t done anything in two years.

Chicago Cubs Sign David DeJesus (UPDATED: More Contract Details, and OF Implications)

Chicago Cubs Sign David DeJesus (UPDATED: More Contract Details, and OF Implications)

The versatile 31-year-old outfielder is a solid addition.

by November 30, 2011 Chicago Cubs Transactions

Roster Moves: Vitters, Lake, Szczur, Beliveau In, Montanez, Caridad, Smit Out

Roster Moves: Vitters, Lake, Szczur, Beliveau In, Montanez, Caridad, Smit Out

The Cubs are preparing for next months’ Rule Five Draft by protecting some of their top prospects.

Chicago Cubs Decline 2012 Option on Jeff Samardzija, But He’ll Stay with the Cubs

Chicago Cubs Decline 2012 Option on Jeff Samardzija, But He’ll Stay with the Cubs

The move will save the Cubs a little green for 2012.

Chicago Cubs Pick Up Aramis Ramirez’s 2012 Option, Ramirez Opts to Become Free Agent

Chicago Cubs Pick Up Aramis Ramirez’s 2012 Option, Ramirez Opts to Become Free Agent

Ramirez is unlikely to return to the Cubs in 2012, and may have played his last game as a Cub.

Ryan Dempster Exercises 2012 Option for $14 Million

Ryan Dempster Exercises 2012 Option for $14 Million

Dempster will return to the Cubs in 2012 for a cool $14 million.


Carlos Zambrano Officially Back on the Roster, Justin Berg and Brian Schlitter Designated for Assignment

Carlos Zambrano Officially Back on the Roster, Justin Berg and Brian Schlitter Designated for Assignment

Zambrano is still not expected to return to the Cubs in 2012, though. Berg and Schlitter were organizational filler at this point.

Steve Clevenger and Rafael Dolis to Chicago

Steve Clevenger and Rafael Dolis to Chicago

Another couple “youngsters” set to join the Cubs in Chicago, but you might not actually see much of them on the field.