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Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: The Rays Don’t Sound Like a Team on the Verge

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: The Rays Don’t Sound Like a Team on the Verge

The Milton Bradley to Rays trade has seemed like it was on the verge of going down for weeks. And now, subsequent to the Winter Meetings, the Rays appear to[Read More…]

by December 14, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Obsessive Milton Bradley Trade Watch: Cubs “Close” to Deal with Rays

Do you have your gigantic grain of salt handy? Good. Bob Nightengale of USA Today has tweeted that the Chicago Cubs are “close” to dealing Milton Bradley to the Tampa[Read More…]

by December 11, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Imminence and Invention

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Imminence and Invention

Major League Baseball’s winter meetings come to a close today, and yes, Milton Bradley is still a member of the Chicago Cubs. How can this be? This weekend, we were[Read More…]

by December 10, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Milton Going to an AL Team Tonight? UPDATED x2

According to Gordon Wittenmyer’s Twitter, the Cubs may be on the verge of trading Milton Bradley to a “surprise” AL team tonight. Various rumors have linked Bradley to the Rays, Rangers,[Read More…]

by December 8, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Rays Want Him, Rangers Might, Neither Wants to Pay

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Rays Want Him, Rangers Might, Neither Wants to Pay

The Texas Rangers and Tampa Bay Rays have emerged as the clear cut favorites to land Milton Bradley from the Chicago Cubs. But neither team is too keen on paying[Read More…]

by December 7, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

This Week’s Winter Meetings: A Rundown of the Chicago Cubs Rumors to Be Explored

Baseball’s Winter Meetings are this week, and executives from all over will gather in Indianapolis to wheel, deal, discuss, and plan for 2010. And the Chicago Cubs are no different.[Read More…]

by December 7, 2009 Chicago Cubs News

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Things Could Be Going Down Soon

As we’ve said, Milton Bradley is expected to be traded this week at the Winter Meetings, which begin on Monday. But it could be happening sooner, along with a signing:[Read More…]

by December 5, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Familiar Names, Burrell and Castillo, Continue to Swirl

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Familiar Names, Burrell and Castillo, Continue to Swirl

There’s been so much smoke surrounding the Chicago Cubs’ efforts to swing a deal with Tampa Bay involving Milton Bradley and Pat Burrell that we’re all choking on it. Still[Read More…]

by December 3, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Rays Not Absolutely Crazy About Bradley

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Rays Not Absolutely Crazy About Bradley

In case it needed stating explicitly, the Tampa Bay Rays are not exactly making Milton Bradley their offseason priority. They’ll take him if the Cubs eat enough money, but they[Read More…]

by November 25, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Four to Six Teams Interested

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Four to Six Teams Interested

Many pundits would have been surprised weeks ago if you’d told them then that Milton Bradley would still be a Cub now. But so it is. And unfortunately, so much[Read More…]

by November 23, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: The Rays Are the Favorite

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: The Rays Are the Favorite

According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Tampa Bay Rays are now the heavy favorite to swing a deal for Chicago Cubs outfielder Milton Bradley. You’ll recall, the en[Read More…]

by November 20, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: More Milton Bradley Rumors Than You Can Shake a Stick At

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: More Milton Bradley Rumors Than You Can Shake a Stick At

There was an explosion of Milton Bradley trade rumors in the last 24 hours – and there were already a bundle. So we’re just going to have to do this[Read More…]

by November 11, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Random Chicago Cubs Rumors: Power, Speed, Outfielder, Infielder, and Akinori Iwamura

Random Chicago Cubs Rumors: Power, Speed, Outfielder, Infielder, and Akinori Iwamura

Today marks the beginning of the Chicago Cubs’ organizational meetings in Arizona, which will last through Friday. The club will draw up plans for the offseason, and try to figure[Read More…]

by November 3, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Folks Are Getting a Little Bit Crazy About This Potential Bradley/Burrell Swap

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Folks Are Getting a Little Bit Crazy About This Potential Bradley/Burrell Swap

The hottest rumor relating to the planned trade of Milton Bradley has him going to the Tampa Bay Rays for Pat Burrell in a classic bad contract swap. The main[Read More…]

by October 13, 2009 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Enter the Tampa Bay Rays – And Pat Burrell

Obsessive Bradley Trade Watch: Enter the Tampa Bay Rays – And Pat Burrell

Priority one this offseason for Chicago Cubs general manager Jim Hendry is dumping Milton Bradley, and trying to eat as little salary as possible in the process. Always easier when[Read More…]