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MLB offseason: Cubs showing interest in pitcher Alex Cobb

Pitching is a big priority for the Chicago Cubs in the offseason as they look to fill some voids in the starting rotation. Jake Arrieta and John Lackey are both free agents this year and the Cubs are looking to add a pitcher to their staff that consists of Kyle Hendricks, Jon Lester and Jose Quintana. With the Hot Stove quickly approaching, there's already been a link to one of the better free agent pitcher ...

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MLB offseason: Chicago Cubs show interest in closer

MLB general managers are meeting this week in Orlando, Florida for the annual gathering of the GM's. This usually sets the tone for next month's Winter Meetings which really get the Hot Stove going. While the GM's are meeting down in Orlando a new report has linked the Chicago Cubs with one of the best closers in the game. Fan Rag Sports' Jon Heyman wrote a story on Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton and ...

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Baseball America unveils top 10 Chicago Cubs prospects

The Chicago Cubs farm system has drastically changed over the years. It wasn't long ago that Kris Bryant, Addison Russell, Javier Baez, Ian Happ, Kyle Schwarber, Gleyber Torres, Eloy Jimenez, Dylan Cease, CJ Edwards and Albert Almora were on the list. Now just a few years later, there's a new name at the top of the list. Shortstop Aramis Ademan takes the honors of being named the Cubs top prospect for the 2 ...

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Jason Heyward wins National League Gold Glove award

Jason Heyward will have to make some room for another Gold Glove award. The right fielder won another NL Rawlings Gold Glove award for his right field position on Tuesday night, marking the fourth-straight year Heyward has taken home the award. The award is the fifth in his eight-year career. https://twitter.com/RawlingsSports/status/928086368416403457 Heyward had a .936 zone rating per STATS Inc. which was ...

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Chicago Cubs extend qualifying offers to Jake Arrieta, Wade Davis

The MLB offseason is officially here and we are ready for another hot stove! On Monday, players could start signing with new teams marking the start of the offseason. For the Chicago Cubs, it will certainly be an interesting one as they have a lot of needs to address. The Cubs will be looking to find at least two more starters and some bullpen help after the struggles they had in the postseason. But before ...

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Jordan Brand creates special Air Jordan 11 & 12 pack for Dexter Fowler

Outfielder Dexter Fowler was a key piece in the Chicago Cubs historic 2016 World Series Championship run. Fowler hit a leadoff home run off of Corey Kluber to start Game 7 as the Cubs beat the Indians to end a 108-year drought. Following that thrilling seven-game series, Fowler tested the free agent market and decided to sign with Cubs' rival St. Louis. But even as a member of the Cardinals, Fowler is being ...

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Chicago Cubs send Houston Astros World Series present

The Chicago Cubs reign as World Series champions ended on Wednesday night when the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 7. The Astros won their first title in franchise history as they celebrated in Los Angeles before returning to Houston. When they got back, there was a special present waiting for them. Houston's Twitter account tweeted out a picture of pizza that the Chicago Cubs sent them: ...

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Betting odds: Chicago Cubs 2018 World Series odds released

The Houston Astros won their first World Series title in franchise history by defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 7 on Wednesday night and the celebration lasted into the morning hours. But just as soon as the 2017 MLB season came to a close, fans started counting down the days until pitchers and catchers will report. On Thursday morning the first odds for the 2018 World Series were released with the ...

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Report: Dave Martinez a favorite for Washington Nationals job

The Chicago Cubs announced some changes to their coaching staff on Thursday and they might have to announce a few more soon. Bench coach Dave Martinez might be the next coach the Cubs will have to replace and he might be headed to the team the Cubs knocked out in the 2017 NLDS. Martinez is reportedly the early favorite to get the manager job for the Washington Nationals according to The Athletic's Ken Rosen ...

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Chicago Cubs make big changes to coaching staff

Just a week after a disappointing exit from the NLCS at the hands of the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Cubs are making some big changes. First, the team let go of long-time pitching coach Chris Bosio on Saturday, a move that no one really saw coming. Then on Thursday, the team completely re-tooled its coaching staff announcing the hirings of Chili Davis, Brian Butterfield, and Andy Haines. Davis takes over as th ...

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