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Jonathan Papelbon Nationals

MLB Rumors: Boston Red Sox Closer to Jonathan Papelbon Than Chicago Cubs

Posted on 16 Aug, 2016, by in MLB

They free agency of Jonathan Papelbon isn’t going to be a long one, and might end with him going back to a former team. More

Jonathan Papelbon

MLB Rumors – Chicago Cubs, Boston Red Sox Linked to Jonathan Papelbon

Posted on 14 Aug, 2016, by in MLB

The release of Jonathan Papelbon from the Washington Nationals seemed to be something always waiting to happen since the end of last season. It’s hard to say if there’s a market for him at the moment, although the Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox have already been linked to the closer. More

Lourdes Gurriel

MLB Rumors – Dodgers, Red Sox, Cubs, Yankees & Astros Interested in Signing Lourdes Gurriel

Posted on 9 Aug, 2016, by in MLB

Officially a free agent according to Major League Baseball, Cuban prospect Lourdes Gurriel will wait until his 23rd birthday to sign with a MLB team, when all 30 of them will have the capability to sign him. The Houston Astros, where his brother plays, are obvious candidates, but so are the New York Yankees, Chicago Cubs, Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers. More

Taijuan Walker

MLB Rumors – Rangers & Cubs Interested in Taijuan Walker

Posted on 28 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The Seattle Mariners are somewhere in between buyers and sellers heading into the trade deadline, with Taijuan Walker stirring quite a bit of interest among other teams, especially the Chicago Cubs and Texas Rangers. More

Chapman Cubs

MLB Rumors – New York Yankees, Aroldis Chapman, Make the Chicago Cubs Even Stronger

Posted on 26 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The New York Yankees didn’t really compromise anything by trading away Aroldis Chapman, in return getting four players. But what they did do is turn the Chicago Cubs into an even more difficult team to beat, and they already have the best record in the majors. More

Gleyber Torres

MLB Rumors – Yankees & Cubs Working on Aroldis Chapman Trade

Posted on 25 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The rankings of likely landing spot for Aroldis Chapman before the trade deadline keep changing. Right now, the favorites to land him seem to be the Chicago Cubs, offering Gleyber Torres, a shortstop prospect. More

Aroldis Chapman Yankees

MLB Rumors – Nationals, Giants, Cubs & Indians Working on an Aroldis Chapman Trade

Posted on 24 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The New York Yankees are getting closer to trading reliever Aroldis Chapman, with the Washington Nationals looking like the favorites to land the hard throwing closer. The Cleveland Indians, Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants are also interested, but trailing in the race. More

Noah Syndergaard

MLB Rumors – New York Mets, Chicago Cubs Really Needed This All-Star Break

Posted on 14 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

As the second half of MLB season kicks off, there are two teams hoping that the All-Star break can help change the negative momentum they’ve spun into: The Chicago Cubs and the New York Mets. More

Will Smith the Pitcher

MLB Rumors – Giants, Rangers, Nationals & Cubs All Looking for Bullpen Help

Posted on 11 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The heating up period before the trade deadline is all about pitchers, starting and relievers. It seems the Chicago Cubs, Washington Nationals, Texas Rangers and San Francisco Giants are all about finding someone to help in their bullpen. More

Ryan Madson

MLB Rumors – Cubs, Nationals & Blue Jays Interested in Signing Ryan Madson

Posted on 11 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

Rumors keep popping up about players potentially being on the trading block or being targeted by needy teams. The Oakland A’s are big sellers in the current market, with one of those players potentially being Ryan Madson, who has the Chicago Cubs, Washington Nationals and Toronto Blue Jays looking into him. More