The Last Weekend of Cubs Rumors in 2009

With the Christmas holiday in the rearview mirror, will Jim Hendry finish the year on a positive note? The rumor mill remained slow on Saturday with the exceptions of Bruce Levine and Jonathan Hood on ESPN 1000 … and XM Radio. The Cubs rumored interest in Johnny Damon garnered another mention from the mainstream media. […]

Cubs Rumors from A to Big Z

The Cubs rumor mill received a jolt on Monday morning. The report in the New York Post that indicated Brian Cashman inquired about the availability of Carlos Zambrano sent the Cubs and Zambrano’s agent into denial mode. Both sides said there was nothing to the rumors … and Barry Praver, Carlos Zambrano’s agent, said the […]

Who’s Next for the Cubs?

Jim Hendry accomplished his goal of moving Milton Bradley on Friday. Hendry sent Bradley to Seattle in favor of Carlos Silva and received a little payroll relief. The Cubs will now turn their attention to adding a centerfielder and a veteran arm to the bullpen. According to a report from Bruce Levine, Marlon Byrd and […]

More Like Hibernation Season than the Hot Stove Season for the Cubs

Be very, very quiet … Jim Hendry and the Cubs are sleeping. While most of baseball is attempting to make their clubs better for 2010, the Cubs, so far, have not addressed their biggest needs or their number one priority this winter … dealing Milton Bradley. It is only December 17 but at some point, […]

CCO Radio…Talkin’ Cubs Baseball for the Last Time in ’09

The CCO Radio returns for the final time in 2009 with an extended 90-minute show. Are you ready to talk Cubs rumors and the Hot Stove? Call the CCO Radio Tuesday night at 7:00pm C.S.T. Brian, Shaun and Neil have a variety of subjects to cover from Milton Bradley to the Cubs’ bench to Joel […]

Is Jim Hendry Looking at Capps and Calero for the Cubs Pen?

While the Milton Bradley saga continues to dominate the headlines as the Cubs attempt to move him, Jim Hendry reportedly is looking to make other improvements … namely adding a centerfielder and a veteran right-hander for the back end of the bullpen. The Cubs appear to be in a holding pattern on adding any large […]

Weekend Update … An Interesting Ten Days Ahead for the Cubs?

With the Winter Meetings in the rearview mirror, Jim Hendry and company are back on trying to trade Milton Bradley. The Cubs went to Indianapolis with the thought they would be able to trade Bradley during the meetings. The Cubs are stuck in a quagmire on the Bradley front and Bruce Levine thinks Bradley will […]