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Lukewarm Stove: Cubs’ Starter Needs, Rays Arms, McCutchen, Nova, Turner, More

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs’ Starter Needs, Rays Arms, McCutchen, Nova, Turner, More

The Winter Meetings are long over, but there are still a number of moves to be made around baseball. And the Cubs still need arms.

Addison Russell’s Contact Quality, Mark Grace’s Era, and Other Bullets

Addison Russell’s Contact Quality, Mark Grace’s Era, and Other Bullets

Russell was probably better than his numbers showed. Also, how would we think of Grace in this era?


The Nationals Move Espinosa, the Cubs’ Center Field Question, and Other Bullets

The Nationals Move Espinosa, the Cubs’ Center Field Question, and Other Bullets

What are the Cubs going to get out of center field this year?

Fowler’s Defense with the Cardinals, the Cubs’ Pitching Depth, and Other Bullets

Fowler’s Defense with the Cardinals, the Cubs’ Pitching Depth, and Other Bullets

Just how valuable Fowler is to the Cardinals will probably depend on his defense more than his bat.

OK, So Maybe Shohei Otani Isn’t Coming to MLB After Next Season Despite CBA?

OK, So Maybe Shohei Otani Isn’t Coming to MLB After Next Season Despite CBA?

There’s still a chance that the Cubs could be on even footing with other teams!

Dexter Fowler is a Well-Paid Cardinal Now and Other Bittersweet Bullets

Dexter Fowler is a Well-Paid Cardinal Now and Other Bittersweet Bullets

Fowler’s contract is huge, and he’s looking forward to fitting in with the St. Louis culture. That, and much more from his introductory press conference.

Cardinals to Sign Dexter Fowler, Press Conference Later This Morning

Cardinals to Sign Dexter Fowler, Press Conference Later This Morning

Best of luck to Fowler. Well, I mean, kind of.

by December 9, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors

Reports: Dexter Fowler Going to St. Louis for a Physical, Signing Could Happen (UPDATES: He Has a Deal)

Reports: Dexter Fowler Going to St. Louis for a Physical, Signing Could Happen (UPDATES: He Has a Deal)

It’s looking like Fowler will be a St. Louis Cardinal next season.

Final Winter Meetings Update: McCutchen Staying? Fowler Choosing? Jansen Soon?

Final Winter Meetings Update: McCutchen Staying? Fowler Choosing? Jansen Soon?

The Winter Meetings have come to a close, so let’s take a look at the last of the rumors trickling out for now.

Good Shohei Otani News is Actually Bad News for the Cubs

Good Shohei Otani News is Actually Bad News for the Cubs

Is Otani planning to come over next offseason despite IFA restrictions?

Down to Dodgers, Marlins, and Nationals for Kenley Jansen?

Down to Dodgers, Marlins, and Nationals for Kenley Jansen?

The Marlins and Nationals are reportedly making a strong push this morning for Jansen, who may depart the Dodgers.


Aroldis Chapman Reportedly Returns to the Yankees (5 Years/$86 Million)

Aroldis Chapman Reportedly Returns to the Yankees (5 Years/$86 Million)

Just as expected.

by December 7, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Winter Meetings Update: Waiting on Chapman, Nationals Panic, DBacks Starters, More

Winter Meetings Update: Waiting on Chapman, Nationals Panic, DBacks Starters, More

It’s a quiet night after a busy day. Here’s the latest from the Winter Meetings.

White Sox Aren’t Done Yet: Adam Eaton Headed to Nationals for Giolito and Others

White Sox Aren’t Done Yet: Adam Eaton Headed to Nationals for Giolito and Others

The Nationals get a huge boost, while also parting with a ton of talent.

by December 7, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Winter Meetings: Wood’s Return, Elite Closers Getting Close, Fowler, Ross, Rays, More

Winter Meetings: Wood’s Return, Elite Closers Getting Close, Fowler, Ross, Rays, More

Could the Cubs bring back Travis Wood? Will Dexter Fowler get his big money from the Cardinals? How much is Tyson Ross seeking?