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Report: Cubs have had talks with Indians for Danny Salazar

The Chicago Cubs are looking to make a move for a cost-controlled starter this offseason and that guy just might be Danny Salazar. According to 670 The Score and CBS Chicago's Bruce Levine, the Cubs have had a discussion about the right handed pitcher for the Cleveland Indians. The 27-year-old would fill a big void in the Cubs rotation for the future. https://twitter.com/MLBBruceLevine/status/94092294525752 ...

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Chicago Cubs agree to deal with Drew Smyly

The Chicago Cubs made another move to land a pitcher on Tuesday night when they announced the signing of Drew Smyly. The left-handed pitcher will join the Cubs on a two-year deal that is worth $10M with incentives that could earn him $7M more according to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal. https://twitter.com/Ken_Rosenthal/status/940764074526347264 Smyly likely wont pitch at all in 2018 after having Tommy John S ...

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MLB Insider hints that San Diego Padres, Chicago Cubs are perfect fit for a trade

The Hot Stove has been cold thus far at the 2017 Winter Meetings but it feels like things are ready to get going. Aside from the Giancarlo Stanton trade, there hasn't been much activity. Despite that, things could explode at any moment now. One MLB Insider hinted that the Chicago Cubs and San Diego Padres could be making a deal and are perfect partners for a trade this offseason. Yahoo's Jeff Passan tweeted ...

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Chicago Cubs show interest in Matt Harvey according to report

While most of the attention surrounding the Chicago Cubs this offseason is revolving around the bullpen, the team still has a need in the starting rotation. They added Tyler Chatwood to help the backend of their rotation but now they might have their eyes on a former ace according to a report that surfaced on Monday night. The Huffington Post's Andy Martino tweeted that the Cubs have shown some interest in ...

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Chicago Cubs targeting more relievers as Winter Meetings begin

The Chicago Cubs are not hiding the fact that they are targeting relievers during the offseason. During the 2017 season, the Cubs bullpen struggled aside from closer Wade Davis. Carl Edwards Jr. flashed his potential early in the season but then failed to be consistent as the year went on. The entire unit struggled in the Cubs two playoff series and it's time to fix the problem. Chicago went out and signed ...

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Report: Chicago Cubs to pursue Rays ace

The Chicago Cubs missed out on Shohei Ohtani who decided to sign with the Los Angeles Angels. But they have their sights set on another pitcher according to a report. MLB.com's Phil Rogers is reporting that the Cubs have their eyes on a pair of Tampa Bay Rays pitchers this free agency. The tweet states that the Cubs seem likely to pursue Rays ace Chris Archer and closer Alex Colome. https://twitter.com/phil ...

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REPORT: Giancarlo Stanton would accept trade to Chicago Cubs

Things just got a little more interesting regarding Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton. After it was believed that the St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants were the favorites to land him via trade, that might not be the case anymore. According to a report from Ken Rosenthal, Stanton does not want to accept a deal to the Cardinals or Giants. He also mentions that Stanton would accept a trade ...

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Chicago Cubs agree to deal with Tyler Chatwood

The Chicago Cubs have made a move in the 2017 MLB Offseason. On Thursday, the team agreed to a three-year deal with starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood which adds some much-needed help to the backend of the Cubs rotation for 2018. The Cubs made the deal for the right-handed pitcher official Thursday afternoon: https://twitter.com/Cubs/status/938836028974084097 The three-year deal is worth $38M through the 2020 ...

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Chicago Cubs show interest in former Washington Nationals reliever

It's no secret that the Chicago Cubs have to rebuild their bullpen after it struggled in 2017. The Cubs will target some much-needed bullpen help in free agency and with the Winter Meetings next week, things will heat up at the Hot Stove. On Tuesday, MLB Networks Jon Morosi tweeted that the Cubs have shown interest in a former Washington Nationals right-handed reliever. Here's what he tweeted: https://twitt ...

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​Report: Shohei Ohtani still considering Chicago Cubs

The race for Japanese pitcher and outfielder is officially heating up. After being posted on Friday night, Ohtani started to cut teams off of his list on Sunday informing several teams they are no longer being considered. The biggest came in the form of the New York Yankees who were considered the favorites for Ohtani. Multiple reports are stating that Ohtani's list will include most of the West Coast teams ...

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