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Report: Minnesota Twins making a run at Chicago Cubs reliever

With the Hot Stove season approaching at the MLB Winter Meetings, rumors are beginning to swirl. The latest one involves the Chicago Cubs and the Minnesota Twins. According to the Pioneer Press' Mike Berardino, the Twins could make a push for Cubs reliever Justin Wilson. Here's what Berardino tweeted Tuesday night: https://twitter.com/MikeBerardino/status/933159621266518016 The Cubs acquired Wilson in a tra ...

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VIDEO: Kris Bryant spends honeymoon in Austria

Chicago Cubs slugger Kris Bryant and his wife Jessica waited until after the 2017 MLB season to take their honeymoon. The couple was married before the start of the 2017 season, months after Bryant won the 2016 NL MVP award. The Bryant's will tour Europe for their honeymoon beginning in Austria. The couple is teaming up with one of Kris' sponsors, Red Bull, to hit the streets of Salzburg  and see if anyone ...

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2018 MLB Spring Training schedule released

The 2017 MLB season wrapped up a few weeks ago when the Houston Astros defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 7 of the World Series. Now, we approach the fun part of the offseason as the Hot Stove gets underway. But even with the free agency and trades yet to come, it's never to early to get ready for the 2018 season. On Monday, MLB released the tentative 2018 Spring Training schedule for all teams. Chica ...

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Report: NL Central foe pursuing Jake Arrieta in free agency

The Milwaukee Brewers surprised almost everyone last season when they hung in the NL Central race until the final few weeks. They held a 5.5 game lead at the MLB All-Star Break, exceeding expectations for most of the season. Despite missing the playoffs, the Brewers proved they are ready to contend sooner than later. The Brewers had fantastic pitching all season long and now could be looking to add another ...

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Report: Andre Dawson to rejoin Chicago Cubs organization

MLB Hall of Famer Andre Dawson is returning to the Chicago Cubs. With new Miami Marlins co-owner and CEO Derek Jeter cleaning house in the organization, Dawson has been let go of his role in the baseball operations department. But he won't have to look long for another opportunity. According to Bob Nightengale, Dawson is about to rejoin the Cubs organization officially: https://twitter.com/BNightengale/stat ...

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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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