Sveum the Next Skipper of the Cubs? … and Other News and Rumors

Let’s go ahead and get this out of the way. If Dale Sveum accepts the Cubs’ offer to become the 52nd manager of the Chicago Cubs, his last name is pronounced ‘SWAIM’. Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer have reportedly offered Dale Sveum the Cubs’ job and he has 24-48 hours to accept. The Sun-Times reported […]

The Field of Six, Darvish, Cespedes, Wood, Buehrle … and Other Cubs Notes and Rumors

The Cubs list of managerial candidates went from five to six on Tuesday after the Cubs’ brass “officially” added Terry Francona to the mix. Many thought Francona had been a candidate since Mike Quade was relieved of his duties a couple of weeks back … Theo Epstein has been talking to Francona during the process […]