The Cubs Will Offer Arbitration

According to a report from the Chicago Tribune just after 9:30pm C.D.T, the Cubs will offer arbitration to Carlos Zambrano, Mark Prior, Jerry Hariston, Jr., Will Ohman, Corey Patterson and Juan Pierre.

The article goes on to state the Cubs are likely to sign Juan Pierre to a multiyear deal before he becomes a free agent at the end of the 2006 season.

Chicago Tribune Article

Will update if more detail are made available.

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