Chicago Cubs Transactions


Chicago Cubs Sign First Baseman Matt Clark to Minor League Deal

Chicago Cubs Sign First Baseman Matt Clark to Minor League Deal

A power-hitting first baseman to serve as AAA depth.

Chicago Cubs Sign Outfielder Ryan Kalish to a Minor League Deal

Chicago Cubs Sign Outfielder Ryan Kalish to a Minor League Deal

Kalish was with the Cubs back in 2014, but missed the 2015 season after knee surgery.


REPORT: Chicago Cubs Sign Shane Victorino (Updates)

REPORT: Chicago Cubs Sign Shane Victorino (Updates)

Shane Victorino has signed a minor leauge deal with the Chicago Cubs.

Holy Crap: Dexter Fowler Returns to the Cubs on a One-Year Deal, Mutual Option for 2017 (UPDATE)

Holy Crap: Dexter Fowler Returns to the Cubs on a One-Year Deal, Mutual Option for 2017 (UPDATE)

That just happened here at the back fields.

Chicago Cubs Trade Chris Coghlan to Oakland A’s for Pitcher Aaron Brooks

Chicago Cubs Trade Chris Coghlan to Oakland A’s for Pitcher Aaron Brooks

Coghlan’s spot on the roster was assured, but his playing time was not.

Another Arm! Chicago Cubs Sign Lefty Manny Parra to a Minor League Deal

Another Arm! Chicago Cubs Sign Lefty Manny Parra to a Minor League Deal

The bullpen competition is absolutely insane.

Chicago Cubs Sign Righty Aaron Crow to Minor League Deal, Release Lefty Luis Cruz

Chicago Cubs Sign Righty Aaron Crow to Minor League Deal, Release Lefty Luis Cruz

The 29-year-old righty was a fantastic reliever from 2011 to 2013, but is coming back from Tommy John surgery.


Edgar Olmos Clears Waivers, Gets Spring Training Invite – Ditto Ryan Williams and Matt Murton

Edgar Olmos Clears Waivers, Gets Spring Training Invite – Ditto Ryan Williams and Matt Murton

The Cubs get to keep Olmos, which is nice. Also, Williams is a new arm coming to big league camp, which is interesting.

Chicago Cubs Claim Lefty C.J. Riefenhauser Off Waivers, DFA Edgar Olmos

Chicago Cubs Claim Lefty C.J. Riefenhauser Off Waivers, DFA Edgar Olmos

The 26-year-old lefty – Riefenhauser, that is – has a lot of talent, but hasn’t been able to stick in the big leagues.

Chicago Cubs Sign Pitcher Tommy Nance to Minor League Deal

Chicago Cubs Sign Pitcher Tommy Nance to Minor League Deal

Tommy Nance is the most recent low-risk minor league signing for the Cubs.

This is Not a Drill: Matt Murton is Reportedly Coming Back to the Chicago Cubs

This is Not a Drill: Matt Murton is Reportedly Coming Back to the Chicago Cubs

Thunder Matt returns! What a journey it’s been for Matt Murton.


Cubs Sign Former Phillies Farmhand Jonathan Pettibone to Minor League Deal

Cubs Sign Former Phillies Farmhand Jonathan Pettibone to Minor League Deal

Jonathan Pettibone had back-of-the-rotation potential before shoulder injuries set him off course.

Chicago Cubs Sign Munenori Kawasaki to Minor League Deal, Which is So Awesome

Chicago Cubs Sign Munenori Kawasaki to Minor League Deal, Which is So Awesome

As a glove-first depth signing, this is perfectly adequate. But if you enjoy fun, this is an amazing signing.