From the Wire … Paul Maholm Signs with the Cubs

According to reports from Paul Maholm, he has signed with the Chicago Cubs. Terms of the deal have not been announced and the news was just confirmed by David Kaplan.

Paul Maholm announced on his Twitter account that he has signed with the Cubs and he’s looking forward to attending the Cubs Convention this weekend.

Bruce Levine and Ken Rosenthal indicated the Cubs were close to a deal with Paul Maholm early Monday.

Paul Maholm posted a 6-14 record last year in 26 starts with the Pirates. Maholm surrendered 160 hits with 50 walks and 97 strikeouts in 162 1/3 innings with a 3.66 ERA and a 1.29 WHIP.

Terms of Maholm’s contract have not been released. Will update when those terms (length and amount) are available.

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