In need of help at the back of their bullpen, the Cubs are nearing a deal with free-agent right-hander Brandon Morrow, according to MLB Network Insider Jon Heyman. The club has not confirmed the report.
Before the Cubs’ contingent arrived for the Winter Meetings, they were able to check an item off their to-do list by signing free-agent pitcher Tyler Chatwood. But there’s much more to do, starting Monday.
The Chicago Cubs added cutting-edge technology to their recruitment strategy for Shohei Ohtani, including a virtual reality experience showing what it was like to be a member of the Cubs, according to Jon Morosi of MLB Network. Known as the league’s top executive after ending championship droughts for both the Boston Red Sox and Cubs, […]
As much as manager Joe Maddon was intrigued by having Shohei Ohtani in the rotation and possibly the outfield, the Cubs were eliminated on Friday when the Japanese player’s agent announced Ohtani had picked the Angels.
Which team will snag the next undervalued low-cost pitcher with questionable traditional stats and history who just might be an incredibly useful player if put in the right situation? They’ll all have their guesses. We have ours. Let’s introduce you to Tyler Chatwood, formerly of the Rockies, who agreed to a three-year deal with the […]
When the Cubs looked at Tyler Chatwood’s statistics, they considered both his numbers at Coors Field and on the road. The right-hander is definitely looking forward to calling somewhere else home. The Cubs hope to have filled one of the holes in their rotation by signing the free-agent righty to a three-year, $38 million contract.
The Cubs can afford to dream big, which is what they’re doing as they attempt to land Japanese two-way talent Shohei Ohtani, who could be the final piece to an already talented core should he choose to play in Chicago.
The right-hander gives the Cubs some much needed pitching depth
The Cubs may have filled one of the holes in their starting rotation on Thursday, signing free-agent right-handed pitcher Tyler Chatwood to a three-year, $38 million contract.
Finding pitching has been the Cubs’ No. 1 priority this offseason, and it’s still tops on their list heading into the Winter Meetings next week. Could they also make a splash by signing two-way Japanese player Shohei Ohtani?
The Cubs met Shohei Ohtani on Tuesday, according to MLB Network’s Ken Rosenthal, and they made their pitch to the two-way Japanese superstar for why he should come to Chicago.
The Cubs are among at least seven teams remaining in contention for the services of Japanese free-agent pitcher/outfielder Shohei Ohtani, according to the Dallas Morning News. The Cubs wouldn't confirm or deny the report Sunday night, but it has been evident for a while that the team covets the 23