Cubs Reportedly Talking to Orioles about Tommy Hunter and Indians about RHP Carlos Carrasco

According to a report from Ken Rosenthal, the Cubs are talking to the Orioles about sending a prospect to Baltimore for RHP Tommy Hunter. And the Cubs are one of the teams discussing RHP Carlos Carrasco with the Indians. The Cubs would like to add at least one starting pitcher and a late-inning reliever to […]


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Cubs Pursuing Pitching as Deadline Nears

The countdown to baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline (Friday, 3:00pm CDT) has begun and with just over 14 hours left, the Cubs are working to add at least one pitcher to the roster. According to Joel Sherman, the Cubs and Padres are working on something big. And the Sun-Times confirmed the two teams are discussing several […]


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Rizzo Rocks the Three-Run Homer – Cubs 5, Brewers 2

Game One Hundred One – Cubs 5, Brewers 2 WP – Rafael Soriano (2-0) LP – Will Smith (4-2, BS 4) Save – Hector Rondon (14) Anthony Rizzo stepped to the plate with two on and two out in the eighth inning with his team down 2-0. Rizzo hit a bullet to the upper deck […]


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Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Brewers – 07/30/15

Game One Hundred One: Cubs (53-47) vs. Brewers (44-58) Game Time – 7:10pm CDT Coverage – TV:  Comcast SportsNet – Radio: WBBM 780, Cubs Radio Network, XM Radio Channels 185, 844 Location – Miller Park, Milwaukee Jake Arrieta (11-6, 2.61/1.00/2.61) vs. Jimmy Nelson (8-9, 3.97/1.29/4.09) The Cubs begin a seven-game, two city road trip tonight […]


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Report: Cubs Aggressively Trying to Include Starlin Castro in Any Deal

With just over 24 hours remaining before the deadline and information changing by the minute, the Cubs are aggressively trying to trade Starlin Castro. According to a report from Jayson Stark, the Cubs are trying to include Starlin Castro in any deal. And Ken Rosenthal added that despite what Joe Maddon said to Castro during […]


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Tigers Trade LHP David Price to the Blue Jays

According to multiple reports, the Blue Jays have acquired LHP David Price from the Tigers. Three days after landing SS Troy Tulowitzki from the Rockies, Alex Anthopoulos pulled off another surprising move by trading for David Price. The Jays are sending LHP Daniel Norris, LHP Matt Boyd and LHP Jairo Labourt to the Tigers for Price. […]


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The Daily CCO: Miguel Montero is Close to Returning from Disabled List and Other Cubs News

Miguel Montero was in the Cubs’ clubhouse following Wednesday’s win over the Rockies and said he is close to returning from the disabled list. Montero is scheduled to travel with the team to Milwaukee after being re-examined by a hand specialist Thursday in Chicago. Montero has been hitting and catching bullpens at the Cubs’ facility […]


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MLB Pipeline’s Updated Top 30 Cubs Prospects List

MLB Pipeline released its updated prospect lists for all 30 teams earlier this week. And the Cubs prospect ranking looks a lot different from the pre-season list that was posted in March. With Kris Bryant, Addison Russell and Jorge Soler part of the Cubs’ everyday lineup, the three players that started the season headlining the […]


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Phillies Reportedly Trade Cole Hamels to the Rangers

If the numerous reports are correct, the Cubs nearly yearlong pursuit of LHP Cole Hamels is over. The Phillies have reportedly traded Cole Hamels to the Rangers. The eight-player deal that includes a lot of money exchanging hands is not official but is expected to be announced Thursday after the teams have reviewed the medicals […]


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Lester Strikes Out the Rockies – Cubs 3, Rockies 2

Game One Hundred – Cubs 3, Rockies 2 WP – Jon Lester (6-8) LP – Eddie Butler (3-7) Save – Hector Rondon (13) Jon Lester struck out 14 batters over eight tremendous innings. Dexter Fowler hit a solo homer in the first and Anthony Rizzo launched a two-run shot in the third inning as the […]


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