Theo Epstein Talks Cubs on 670 The Score

Theo Epstein joined Barry Rozner Sunday morning on 670 The Score to talk about his team and the upcoming season. Theo Epstein addressed the Kris Bryant question, expectations, Jon Lester and pace of play. Epstein reiterated that there is room in the budget to add to the roster during the season if it makes sense […]


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Cubs’ Welington Castillo Reportedly Drawing Interest

Welington Castillo is in camp with the Cubs and the team is prepared to begin the season with him on the roster. But Castillo could be traded before the end of Spring Training and according to Nick Cafardo teams are showing interest in the 27-year old catcher. Nick Cafardo did not mention which teams have […]


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A Rundown of Tom Ricketts’ State of the Cubs Meeting with the Media

After making his annual address to the players prior to the first full squad workout of the spring, Tom Ricketts met with the media Wednesday and fielded several questions about his team. Tom Ricketts feels last year was a turning point for the organization. He’s looking forward to this season and to winning ballgames. “We […]


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Cubs Hire Manny Ramirez as Major and Minor League Hitting Consultant

The Cubs announced Tuesday as part of numerous baseball operations hirings and promotions that Manny Ramirez is officially back with the organization. According to the release from the team, Manny Ramirez has been hired to be a hitting consultant at the Major League and Minor League levels. Ramirez will work with hitters in the organization […]


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The Daily CCO: Kris Bryant to See Time in the Outfield this Spring, News from Day Four of Camp Maddon

Countdown to Cubs Cactus League Openers: 9 days A majority of the Cubs Spring Training Roster has already reported to camp and for those that did not report early they must be in Mesa at some point today. The first full squad workout is Wednesday and the Cactus League openers are just around the corner. […]


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Cole Hamels Update: Phillies’ GM Said Demands Will Not Change

Cole Hamels faced the media onslaught Saturday in Clearwater and while he did not back down from the comments he made to Bob Nightengale, he was more diplomatic in what could be the first of many rounds with the media before he’s finally traded. Ruben Amaro Jr. addressed what many in the game think is […]


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Cubs Weekend Headlines: Spring Has Sprung

Pitchers and catchers finally reported to Spring Training and the on the field workouts officially began Friday. And Joe Maddon kept the media hopping for the first three days of his camp. The Cubs unveiled the patch the team will wear throughout the season to honor Ernie Banks. South Bend Cubs owner, Andrew Berlin, announced […]


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Theo Epstein Talks Cubs on Inside the Clubhouse

Theo Epstein joined Bruce Levine and Wayne Randazzo during Saturday morning’s Inside the Clubhouse (670 the Score) to discuss his team two days in to Spring Training. Theo Epstein discussed several topics including the possibility of the team keeping Welington Castillo on the roster and carrying three catchers. Epstein also talked about the depth that […]


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The Daily CCO: Theo Epstein Likes the Position the Cubs are In

Countdown to the Cubs Cactus League Openers: 13 days Theo Epstein, Jed Hoyer and Joe Maddon met with the media Thursday afternoon to discuss the State of the Cubs the day before the first official workout of the spring. Pitchers and catchers reported to Mesa and start practicing Friday, even though several of the pitchers […]


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Cubs Baseball Begins, Pitchers and Catchers Report to Spring Training

The Cubs’ long and eventful off-season officially comes to an end today as pitchers and catchers report to the team’s facility in Mesa. And the coaching staff and players will start preparing for the most anticipated season this decade. To say a lot has changed since the Cubs topped the Brewers on Sept. 28 to […]


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