Cubs Rumors Heating Up as GM Meetings Begin

The Cubs’ brass will continue laying the groundwork for the off-season this week at the GM Meetings in Palm Springs. Theo Epstein, Jed Hoyer, Jason McLeod and assistant GMs Randy Bush and Shiraz Rehman will represent the Cubs at the general manager meetings that officially begin Wednesday and run through Friday. Jed Hoyer said last […]


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Weekend Update … It’s Just the Beginning of the Cubs Off-Season

With free agency underway and the General Managers meetings in California during the coming week (November 6-9, Palm Springs), there figures to be a lot of news and even more rumors throughout the game over the next seven days. While activity might be at a minimum, the GM Meetings have historically set the tone for […]


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Cubs Pull Reported Deal with Angels Off Table … and Other News and Notes

It is unclear at this point what happened, but the Cubs pulled the deal off the table late in the process that would have sent Carlos Marmol to the Angels for Dan Haren. According to the Sun-Times, “a deal was close enough that Marmol was asked to waive his limited no-trade rights and consented to […]


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From the Wire … Reported Deal Between Cubs and Angels for Marmol and Haren is Off

Updated 9:41pm CDT – According to multiple reports, the deal that would have sent Carlos Marmol to the Angels for Dan Haren is now off. Several reports have indicated that the deal might not be 100 percent dead but it is highly unlikely at this point the trade will go through. According to Bruce Levine, […]


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