Chicago Cubs Transactions


Cubs Release Kawasaki, Parra, and Victorino – But Will Likely Try and Re-Sign (UPDATE)

Cubs Release Kawasaki, Parra, and Victorino – But Will Likely Try and Re-Sign (UPDATE)

This may well merely be procedural maneuvering.

Chicago Cubs Option Spencer Patton to AAA, Bullpen and Roster Taking Shape

Chicago Cubs Option Spencer Patton to AAA, Bullpen and Roster Taking Shape

Who’s left fighting for a spot?


Shane Victorino Will Stay with Cubs for Now, Participate in Extended Spring Training

Shane Victorino Will Stay with Cubs for Now, Participate in Extended Spring Training

Victorino will stay in Arizona to do Extended Spring Training, and then see how things shake out.

Chicago Cubs Cut 9: Murton, Almora, Perez, Andreoli, Negron, Guzman, Gomes, Machi, Williams

Chicago Cubs Cut 9: Murton, Almora, Perez, Andreoli, Negron, Guzman, Gomes, Machi, Williams

The spring roster is down to 36.

Cubs Trade Edgar Olmos to Orioles for PTBNL

Cubs Trade Edgar Olmos to Orioles for PTBNL

Lefty reliever Edgar Olmos has been traded to the Baltimore Orioles for a player to be named later.

Cubs Cut 11: Contreras, Candelario, Edwards, Johnson, Alcantara, Riefenhauser, More

Cubs Cut 11: Contreras, Candelario, Edwards, Johnson, Alcantara, Riefenhauser, More

No one cut today was expected to make the team, but there are a lot of big names.

First Set of Spring Cuts: Vogelbach, Jokisch, Underwood, Acevedo, Leathersich, Pettibone, Rivero

First Set of Spring Cuts: Vogelbach, Jokisch, Underwood, Acevedo, Leathersich, Pettibone, Rivero

Several players are now officially headed to minor league camp.


Chicago Cubs Release Rex Brothers, Save Some Money

Chicago Cubs Release Rex Brothers, Save Some Money

And I will not make a pun.

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.