Report: Nate Schierholtz is Staying with Cubs (UPDATES: No Deals Appear Likely)

Report: Nate Schierholtz is Staying with Cubs (UPDATES: No Deals Appear Likely)

If true, it’s not really disappointing, all things considered.

by July 31, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors
It’s Something: Dioner Navarro Chatter Picking Up (UPDATES: And Slowing Down)

It’s Something: Dioner Navarro Chatter Picking Up (UPDATES: And Slowing Down)

The Cardinals and at least one other team are involved.

by July 31, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors

BN Trade Deadline Blogathon: Hour 33

BN Trade Deadline Blogathon: Hour 33

No, I’m not losing it. Nope. Not at all.

by July 31, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors, Meta
Padres Reportedly Acquire Ian Kennedy for Joe Thatcher and Prospects

Padres Reportedly Acquire Ian Kennedy for Joe Thatcher and Prospects

Kennedy’s now off the market, and the Diamondbacks are probably out of the market for a reliever.

by July 31, 2013 MLB News and Rumors
And Now We Enter the Phase Where Reports Say the Cubs Are Just Going to Wait

And Now We Enter the Phase Where Reports Say the Cubs Are Just Going to Wait

Maybe they won’t trade Nate Schierholtz or Kevin Gregg today, says Buster Olney.

by July 31, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors
A Twitter Rumor Dump: Schierholtz, Navarro, Pirates, Rangers, More

A Twitter Rumor Dump: Schierholtz, Navarro, Pirates, Rangers, More

Chatter picking up, though half of it is simply to note how little activity is expected today.

Waiting on the Next Big Rumor to Drop? Sign Up for a $300 Fantasy Contest (It’s Free, Folks)

Waiting on the Next Big Rumor to Drop? Sign Up for a $300 Fantasy Contest (It’s Free, Folks)

It’s not like you have anything better to do. And it helps support BN, so there’s that, too.

by July 31, 2013 Fantasy Baseball, Meta

BN Trade Deadline Blogathon: Hour 30

BN Trade Deadline Blogathon: Hour 30

Uptick, uptick, uptick. The rumors are picking up steam, and I’m still trying to eat.

by July 31, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors, Meta
Lukewarm Stove: Kennedy, Molina, Thatcher, Braves, Rangers, Pirates, More

Lukewarm Stove: Kennedy, Molina, Thatcher, Braves, Rangers, Pirates, More

It’s awfully quiet right now, even if there are some bits to discuss. Suspiciously quiet.

Mega-Brief Primer: So Why’s Today Called the Non-Waiver Trade Deadline Anyway?

Mega-Brief Primer: So Why’s Today Called the Non-Waiver Trade Deadline Anyway?

Ever wonder what that “non-waiver” part is about? Here’s the 10 second answer.

by July 31, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Should We Be on Obsessive Nate Schierholtz Trade Watch? What About David DeJesus?

Should We Be on Obsessive Nate Schierholtz Trade Watch? What About David DeJesus?

Another report has the Cubs more likely to deal Schierholtz than any other player today. Then again, a different report suggests it’s DeJesus.

by July 31, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors

BN Trade Deadline Blogathon: Hour 27

BN Trade Deadline Blogathon: Hour 27

Now is about the time that things start to get rolling today.

by July 31, 2013 Chicago Cubs Rumors, Meta
A Tease on the Cubs’ TV Situation and Other Bullets

A Tease on the Cubs’ TV Situation and Other Bullets

It’s an impending issue, and there’s a very interesting article out on it today.