President Epstein? … and Cubs Front Office Rumors

Impasse and stalemate were words used on Tuesday to describe the compensation talks between the Cubs and Red Sox. The two sides could not reach an agreement before the start of the World Series and the earliest the deal could be made official at this point would be Friday … and that would require the […]

The Theo Watch Continues …

The Theo Epstein compensation talks continued Monday. After multiple outlets reported the deal would be officially announced prior to the start of the World Series (Wednesday) that no longer appears to be the case. The Cubs and Red Sox have not made much progress and according to the Tribune, Boston has no sense of urgency […]

Cubs and Sox Making Progress on Compensation Talks

Congratulations to the Texas Rangers, the 2011 American League Champions … The Cubs and Red Sox appear to be inching closer to a resolution and Theo Epstein officially joining the front office of the Chicago Cubs. According to a report from the Boston Globe, “an executive familiar with the negotiations described them as business-like, civil […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Braves – 08/22/11

Game One Hundred Twenty-Eight: Cubs (56-71) vs. Braves (76-52) Game Time – 7:05pm CDT Coverage – TV: Comcast SportsNet – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channel 187 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Ryan Dempster (10-8, 3.80/1.37) vs. Jair Jurrjens (12-5, 2.84/1.17) After winning two of three over the weekend from the Cardinals, the Cubs open […]