According to a report from Bruce Levine, the Cubs have begun talking with John Grabow about a two-year extension. Grabow will become a free agent at the end of the season.
The Cubs see John Grabow as the primary left-handed setup man to Carlos Marmol next year. Lou Piniella indicated on Monday that Carlos Marmol would be the team’s closer next season.
John Grabow signed a one-year deal with the Pirates, his last arbitration year, worth $2.3 million in January.
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