Get Ready to Obsess Again: Jorge Soler is Officially a Free Agent

Get Ready to Obsess Again: Jorge Soler is Officially a Free Agent

This could be fun. Or disappointing.

by June 2, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Three New Mock Drafts Have Cubs Taking Albert Almora and Other Bullets

Three New Mock Drafts Have Cubs Taking Albert Almora and Other Bullets

The experts agree for now that it’s the high school outfielder for the Cubs. Dale Sveum talks about his new reliever, and Starlin Castro rumors.


Matt Szczur, Photo by Mark LoMoglio/MiLB.com

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Florida State League All-Stars

The Daytona Cubs might not have a great record, but they’ve got a lot of All-Stars.

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Giants 4 – June 1, 2012

Enhanced Box Score: Cubs 3, Giants 4 – June 1, 2012

So much for that winning streak.

by June 2, 2012 Enhanced Box Scores
Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Giants (9:15 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Pre-Gamin’: Cubs v. Giants (9:15 CT) – Lineups, Broadcast Info, etc.

Can the Cubs keep the winning streak alive against a team not named the Padres?

by June 1, 2012 Pre-Gamin'
Developing and Potentially Jorge Soler-Impacting Story: Edgar Mercedes Arrested in DR for Human Trafficking (UPDATE)

Developing and Potentially Jorge Soler-Impacting Story: Edgar Mercedes Arrested in DR for Human Trafficking (UPDATE)

Mercedes is an extremely important person in the Latin baseball community, and is charged with unlawfully bringing Cuban players into the Dominican Republic.


Cubs Claim Jairo Asencio Off Waivers, Designate Michael Bowden For Assignment

Cubs Claim Jairo Asencio Off Waivers, Designate Michael Bowden For Assignment

The bullpen shuffle continues.

Lukewarm Stove: Ryan Dempster “Probably” Traded in Next Few Weeks, and Other Cubs Rumor Bits

Lukewarm Stove: Ryan Dempster “Probably” Traded in Next Few Weeks, and Other Cubs Rumor Bits

A Dempster trade wouldn’t be a shock, but in the next few weeks? That would be a mild surprise.

2012 MLB Draft Primer: The New CBA and Draft Changes

2012 MLB Draft Primer: The New CBA and Draft Changes

The final installment in a three-part series designed to get you ready to go for next week’s Draft. Today? It’s all about the money.


Everyone Reacts to the Starlin Castro Trade Rumor and Other Bullets

Everyone Reacts to the Starlin Castro Trade Rumor and Other Bullets

Most agree that Castro probably won’t be traded, but that doesn’t mean the Cubs aren’t listening.

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Dr. Jekyll and Zeke DeVoss

Cubs’ Minor League Daily: Dr. Jekyll and Zeke DeVoss

Prospecting and context.

Want to Win a Free Pair of BiGR Audio Chicago Cubs Headphones?

Want to Win a Free Pair of BiGR Audio Chicago Cubs Headphones?

They are pretty sweet, and they can be yours with minimal effort.

by May 31, 2012 Meta
Cubs Rumor: Everyone but Jeff Samardzija Available, Starlin Castro Would Cost Just Two “Impact” Prospects

Cubs Rumor: Everyone but Jeff Samardzija Available, Starlin Castro Would Cost Just Two “Impact” Prospects

I doubt Samardzija is explicitly off-limits, and I highly doubt any such Castro trade is in the works.

by May 31, 2012 Chicago Cubs Rumors