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Carlos Zambrano to the Red Sox for Daisuke Matsuzaka?

Carlos Zambrano to the Red Sox for Daisuke Matsuzaka?

If the Chicago Cubs decide to shop starter Carlos Zambrano this winter, they’ll surely find more interested partners than they would have mid-season. Still, the team cannot expect a lucrative[Read More…]

by October 11, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Brace Yourself: Adrian Gonzalez Loves Chicago

Brace Yourself: Adrian Gonzalez Loves Chicago

It may be the greatest love story of all time – if you’re a Chicago Cubs fan. San Diego Padres first baseman, and all-around stud, Adrian Gonzalez loves Chicago, loves[Read More…]

by September 28, 2010 Chicago Cubs News, Chicago Cubs Rumors
Chicago Cubs Interview Eric Wedge for Managerial Opening

Chicago Cubs Interview Eric Wedge for Managerial Opening

The Chicago Cubs have interviewed former Cleveland Indians manager Eric Wedge for their managerial vacancy. Wedge was not among the names rumored to be on the Cubs’ short list as[Read More…]

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Really, Really Want to Trade Kosuke Fukudome

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs Really, Really Want to Trade Kosuke Fukudome

After watching him sit on the bench for a few weeks – and flail helplessly at breaking balls outside when he does get in the game – the Chicago Cubs[Read More…]

by July 27, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors
The Cubs Talked to the Red Sox About Mike Fontenot

The Cubs Talked to the Red Sox About Mike Fontenot

The Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox discussed a Mike Fontenot trade before the Red Sox acquired Eric Patterson, according to┬áJon Morosi of Fox Sports. Fontenot is a versatile infielder[Read More…]

by June 30, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Chicago Cubs “Extremely Active” in Trying to Trade Kosuke Fukudome

Chicago Cubs “Extremely Active” in Trying to Trade Kosuke Fukudome

We already knew that the Chicago Cubs had talked to the Boston Red Sox about outfielder Kosuke Fukudome, but it seems that was just the tip of the iceberg. According[Read More…]

by June 23, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors
The Chicago Cubs Have Talked to the Boston Red Sox About Trading Kosuke Fukudome

The Chicago Cubs Have Talked to the Boston Red Sox About Trading Kosuke Fukudome

Knowing that Tyler Colvin is set to take over as an almost full-time starter in right field, and that Xavier Nady is to be the team’s primary back up outfielder,[Read More…]

by June 18, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors
So the Cubs Aren’t Getting Cuban Shortstop Hechavarria

So the Cubs Aren’t Getting Cuban Shortstop Hechavarria

Last week, there was a head-scratcher of a rumor that had the Chicago Cubs attached to a top Cuban shortstop prospect, who is free to sign with any team. Yesterday,[Read More…]

The Other Cactus League Teams Are Seriously Pissed About the Cubs Tax

The Other Cactus League Teams Are Seriously Pissed About the Cubs Tax

In order to construct a new stadium and new facilities for the Chicago Cubs, to keep the team’s Spring Training in Arizona, the city of Mesa has reached out to[Read More…]

by February 10, 2010 Chicago Cubs News
Live Together, Die Alone: LOST and the Chicago Cubs

Live Together, Die Alone: LOST and the Chicago Cubs

“Every man for himself is not going to work. It’s time to start organizing. We need to figure out how we’re going to survive here. Now, I found water. Fresh[Read More…]

by February 2, 2010 Analysis and Commentary
No Joe Nelson for the Cubs

No Joe Nelson for the Cubs

Free agent reliever Joe Nelson has signed a minor league deal with the Boston Red Sox, effectively taking him off the Chicago Cubs’ radar, if he was ever on it[Read More…]

Reliever Joe Nelson Wants to Be a Chicago Cub

Reliever Joe Nelson Wants to Be a Chicago Cub

The Chicago Cubs continue to look for a reliever, but maybe they should just let the reliever come to them. Free-agent pitcher Joe Nelson, who has made 101 appearances over[Read More…]

by January 28, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors
Fourth Outfielder Watch: Cubs Looking at Rocco Baldelli

Fourth Outfielder Watch: Cubs Looking at Rocco Baldelli

It’s almost an obsessive watch, but we’re not quite there yet. Among the candidates for the Chicago Cubs’ fourth outfielder job is former Tampa Bay Ray prospect Rocco Baldelli according[Read More…]

by January 21, 2010 Chicago Cubs Rumors