Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer Discussed the Cubs on Multiple Outlets

It’s been a rather busy winter for the Chicago Cubs and because the team has been one of the biggest stories of Baseball’s other season, Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer have spent a lot of time on multiple radio outlets. Due to the transparency of the Cubs front office, the time Epstein and Hoyer spends […]


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Cubs Have Several Unchecked Boxes on Off-Season To-Do List

When the Cubs’ off-season began in October, all signs were pointing toward the front office being rather active throughout the winter. And three months into baseball’s second season, it’s been more than was advertised. Not only has Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer made several changes to the big league roster, coaching staff and manager, the […]


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A Chris Coghlan-Chris Denorfia Platoon in Left Field for the Cubs to Start the 2015 Season?

Since signing Jon Lester at the Winter Meetings, the front office has been focused on adding depth to the outfield. While it is believed Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer would like to add a left-handed hitting centerfielder to the roster from outside the organization, Epstein and Hoyer provided Joe Maddon with a player for his […]


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Kris Bryant Wraps Up Year on the Cover of Baseball America’s Prospect Handbook

Kris Bryant was the best player in the minor leagues last season. And it might be easier to list the awards he did not receive than the ones he did after putting up, for lack of a better word, ridiculous numbers in 138 games between Double-A Tennessee and Triple-A Iowa. For the season, Kris Bryant […]


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Agent Paul Kinzer Thinks Starlin Castro Should Move Out of the Dominican Republic

Paul Kinzer joined Mike Ferrin and Jon Paul Morosi Monday during Power Alley (MLB Network Radio) and discussed what happened with Starlin Castro over the weekend in the Dominican Republic. Kinzer is Castro’s long-time agent and he is concerned about his client. Kinzer reiterated Castro had been cleared of involvement in the shooting that ended […]


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Cubs a Possible Landing Spot for Max Scherzer?

When the off-season began, Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer said the Cubs would like to sign one, ideally two starting pitchers this winter. And it was obvious the front office’s primary target was Jon Lester. With the financial flexibility the team was believed to have, the Cubs were linked to every free agent regardless if […]


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Cubs Headlines: Roster Moves, News, Notes and Rumors from the Holiday Weekend

The Cubs were rather busy leading up to Christmas with four roster moves and officially adding David Ross to the roster. The Cubs newest catcher discussed the team, his role and Jon Lester the following morning on MLB Network Radio. Unfortunately the biggest news of the weekend concerned Starlin Castro as he was tied to […]


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Checking on Where the Cubs Payroll Stands for Next Season

One of the constant concerns of a fan base is how much money is being spent on the big league roster, not how the dollars generated is being allocated throughout an organization. According to Cot’s Baseball Contracts, the Cubs Opening Day payroll has decreased every year since 2010 when the team that finished with a […]


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Cubs Not Alone in Pursuit of Depth in the Outfield

After the additions of Jon Lester and David Ross to the roster, the front office was supposed to shift its focus to adding depth to the outfield. Theo Epstein said, “Outfield is probably one area where we’re most focused if we were going to add a significant or semi-significant piece the rest of the way. […]


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Starlin Castro Cleared of Direct Involvement with Shooting in Dominican Republic

Starlin Castro is reportedly not under investigation and has been cleared of direct involvement with a shooting at a night club in the Dominican Republic that occurred late Friday night/early Saturday morning. A report Saturday afternoon from Enrique Rojas indicated Castro had been arrested for questioning in his involvement in a shooting that injured six […]


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