Cubs Told Garza’s Agent Working on a Trade

Bruce Levine caught up with Matt Garza on Friday morning during a flight from Chicago to Denver and Garza told Levine the Cubs informed his agent earlier in the week they were going to trade him. According to the report, Garza does not want to be traded and he would like to stay with the […]

Report: Cubs Close to Sending Matt Garza to the Texas Rangers

According to a report from Ken Rosenthal, the Cubs are closing in on a deal that would send Matt Garza to the Texas Rangers for a package of prospects. The Cubs would receive “a strong package” that could include Mike Olt. The Cubs and Rangers have discussed “prospects at various levels” according to multiple reports. […]

Report: Cubs Ask Teams for Last and Best Offers for Matt Garza

According to a report from Buster Olney, the Cubs are asking teams for their last and best offers for Matt Garza. As reported earlier in the week, all signs are pointing to Matt Garza being traded before his next scheduled start on Monday in Arizona. The Rangers and Cubs “have had extensive talks on Garza […]

All of the Rumors that Matt-er and a Look at the Cubs Trade Pieces

With the Mid-Summer Classic in the rearview mirror, the focus throughout the game will turn to the non-waiver trade deadline. The Cubs figure to be one of the most active teams leading up to July 31 and they have several players, other than Matt Garza, that could help contenders down the stretch and into October. […]

A Wide Range of Garza and Cubs Rumors

Depending on the report, Matt Garza will either be traded during the break or by Friday … or by Saturday. But the general consensus is that Matt Garza will be dealt before the Cubs begin the four-game series in Arizona on Monday. According to a report from David Kaplan, Garza’s performance over the weekend against […]

Garza Denies Conversation with Cubs about Being Traded

According to a report from Jon Heyman on Sunday afternoon, the Cubs have informed Matt Garza that he’ll likely be traded. The Cubs have decided to trade Garza according to Heyman after talks with Garza did not produce an extension. Matt Garza denied Heyman’s report after Sunday’s game. Garza said he has not been told by […]

Cubs Reportedly Making Progress with Two Teams on a Deal for Garza

The focus was on Matt Garza when he took the mound on Saturday night for what was likely his final start in a Cubs’ uniform at Wrigley Field. The Garza rumors swirled all day and continued throughout the game as Garza put together another excellent outing. Garza held the high-powered Cardinals’ offense to two runs […]

Garza and the Cubs Outlast the Cardinals – Cubs 6, Cardinals 4

Game Ninety-Two – Cubs 6, Cardinals 4 WP – Matt Garza (6-1) LP – Lance Lynn (11-4) Save – Kevin Gregg (17) The Cubs held on and beat the Cardinals on Saturday night behind another excellent outing from Matt Garza and home runs from Alfonso Soriano and Luis Valbuena. Matt Garza likely took the hill […]

Talkin’ Cubs Live – Cubs vs. Cardinals – 07/13/13

Game Ninety-Two: Cubs (41-50) vs. Cardinals (53-35) Game Time – 6:15pm CDT Coverage – TV: FOX Saturday Night Baseball – Radio: 720 WGN, XM Radio Channels 187/844 Location – Wrigley Field, Chicago Matt Garza (5-1, 3.22/1.07) vs. Lance Lynn (11-3, 3.67/1.19) It’s Saturday Night Baseball from Wrigley Field and if the first two games of […]

Cubs Phones Keep Ringing and Other News and Rumors

Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer won’t be attending the All-Star game. They will spend the break in the office working on possible deals as the trading deadline approaches. Epstein and Hoyer are fielding plenty of calls from teams interested in trading for players such as Matt Garza, Kevin Gregg, James Russell and Nate Schierholtz. According […]