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Rene Rivera

MLB Rumors: Chicago Cubs Interested in Rene Rivera

Posted on 26 Jul, 2017, by in MLB

The Chicago Cubs are looking to add a catcher, and as the trade deadline looms ahead, one of the players they’re showing interest in is Rene Rivera. More

Justin Verlander

MLB Rumors: Chicago Cubs Interested in Justin Verlander & Alex Avila

Posted on 24 Jul, 2017, by in MLB

The Chicago Cubs are on a roll, but it seems that they’re not done trying to add pieces and bolster their roster some more, eyeing another World Series bid. Their current targets? Detroit Tigers Alex Avila and Justin Verlander. More

Jose Quintana

MLB Rumors: With Jose Quintana, Chicago Cubs Out of Excuses

Posted on 14 Jul, 2017, by in MLB

The Chicago Cubs adding Jose Quintana in their effort to defend their World Series title and make up for games behind in the NL Central so they can make the playoffs for a third straight year means all the talk about championship hangover and other excuses needs to stop. More

Justin Verlander

MLB Rumors: Chicago Cubs & Los Angeles Dodgers Interested in Justin Verlander

Posted on 4 Jul, 2017, by in MLB

With the Detroit Tigers feeding the bottom of the AL Central and trying to cut their payroll, it’s no wonder Justin Verlander is on the trading block. If anyone is going to land the Cy Young and MVP winner, it’ll probably be the Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers. One might think the New York Yankees would also be in the picture, but the Tigers won’t let Verlander go to an American League team. More

Chicago Cubs Aiming to Be First Back-to-Back World Series Champions in 17 Years

Posted on 13 Feb, 2017, by in MLB

The Chicago Cubs look like serious contenders for the World Series yet again. Could they be in line for a repeat? Hard to say, and even more difficult to imagine it happening, considering the last time we’ve seen a back-to-back champion was almost 17 years ago. More

6 Teams Paying Luxury Tax for 2016 MLB Season

Posted on 17 Dec, 2016, by in MLB

Paying the luxury tax is becoming a bigger and bigger problem for the large spenders in Major League Baseball, but it’s not something everyone avoids. Six teams: The Yankees, Cubs, Red Sox, Dodgers, Tigers and Giants are on the list of “offenders”, a new record for number of teams. More

MLB Rumors: Cubs, Nationals, Mariners, Tigers, Rays, Reds , Pirates & Rangers Talking Trades

Posted on 13 Dec, 2016, by in MLB

At this point in the offseason, it seems that big moves that might happen have more to do with trades than free agency signings. Teams currently involved in some interesting trade talks are the Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago Cubs, Washington Nationals, Texas Rangers, Tampa Bay Rays, Cincinnati Reds and the Seattle Mariners. More

MLB Rumors: Yankees, Cubs & Blue Jays Interested Signing in Dexter Fowler

Posted on 30 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

For the second consecutive season, Dexter Fowler finds himself in free agency, hoping for a long term deal. Last season he “settled” for one year back on the Chicago Cubs. He might end up going back to where he won a World Series, but the New York Yankees and the Toronto Blue Jays are also in the picture. More

MLB Rumors: Chicago Cubs Starting Pitching Already Set for 2017

Posted on 7 Nov, 2016, by in NBA

Due to the Chicago Cubs declining the $10 million Jason Hammel had for the 2017 season, he becomes a free agent, while their 5-man rotation for next season becomes clear: Jake Arrieta, Jon Lester, Kyle Hendricks, John Lackey and Mike Montgomery. More

MLB Rumors: Blue Jays, Cubs, Dodgers & Giants Interested in Dexter Fowler

Posted on 6 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

By declining his mutual option with the Chicago Cubs, Dexter Fowler is once again a free agent, hoping to land a multiyear contract this time. The Cubs who he played for the last two years, along with the San Francisco Giants, Los Angeles Dodgers, Texas Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays will be trying to sign him. More