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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

Chicago Cubs World Series Win Kicks Off a Chicago Bulls Losing Streak

Posted on 6 Nov, 2016, by in MLB, NBA

Maybe it’s unrelated. There’s probably no connection. But facts are facts. On November 2, the Chicago Cubs beat the Cleveland Indians to clinch the 2016 World Series. On the same day, the Chicago Bulls, 3-0 up to that point, lost their first game of the season, and have lost twice more since. More

33 Best Memes of Cubs Winning the World Series as the Indians Choke

Posted on 3 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

The Chicago Cubs won the World Series, the Cleveland Indians choked away a 3-1 lead. The memes obviously went wild on both teams, but didn’t forget about the connection to … More

Cubs-Indians Game 7 Was the Best Game in Baseball History

Posted on 3 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

Maybe it’s the adrenaline that hasn’t dropped since the end of an incredible game 7, but right now, it seems that due to a number of factor, the Chicago Cubs … More

17 Best Memes of the Chicago Cubs Forcing a Game 7 in the World Series

Posted on 2 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

There are few things as wonderful as a game 7 to decide a championship, so while we’re celebrating the Chicago Cubs giving us one more night of high quality baseball, meme makers are celebrating the Cleveland Indians on the verge of an epic collapse. More

World Series: Cubs vs Indians Game 7 Predictions & Preview

Posted on 2 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

It comes down to one game and nine innings, maybe more. The 2016 World Series will be decided in a game 7, as the Chicago Cubs take two straight wins into the final game of the season, while the Cleveland Indians will try to avoid becoming a baseball trivia question for dropping a 3-1 lead, something that will turn them into something of a joke. More