Tag Archives: Albert Almora

Shifting Through all these Cubs Rumors

This time of year can be exhilarating¬†and incredibly¬†frustrating, all at the same time. This year's hot stove has been mostly broken, I think someone needs to check the thermal coupler in Scott Boras... It typically seems that by January there is a lot more action than rumor, as those subside just after baseball's Winter Meetings.…

Machado trade is a Good Idea, If It Nets Bryce

The Manny Machado talk is making their rounds, a lot. The most recent news had the Cubs sending Addison Russell, Albert Almora, and Mike Montgomery to the Orioles in exchange for Machado. Whoever suggested this deal was certainly high, but there is a deal that makes sense between the two teams. Before we get into…

Cubs Hot Stove: Cobb, Morrow, Ohtani, Trade?

There has been some significant news to come up over the past few days. News we certainly need to cover. It appears as if the Chicago Cubs Hot Stove is finally warmed up. Ohtani Shohei Ohtani is the baseball version of Meghan Markle. Every media outlet will be talking about both of them, nonstop, for…

Cubs Looking to Bring Back a Fireball Pitcher, Crazy Package Suggested

It was a cool January day in 2011 when the Chicago Cubs acquired starting pitcher, Matt Garza from the Tampa Bay Rays. While Matt Garza had pitched exceptionally well for the Rays in the previous three seasons before the trade, sending Sam Fuld, Robinson Chirinos, Brandon Guyer, Hak-Ju Lee, and Chris Archer was thought to…

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Where Are the Cubs Top Prospects on MLB’s Top 100

Chicago Cubs fans have been spoiled when it comes to these top prospects lists over the past several years. The Cubs top prospects were baseball's top prospects. But with the promotion of Jorge Soler, Javier Baez, Addison Russell, Kyle Schwarber, and Kris Bryant last season, you'd assume the cupboard was bare. You would be wrong.…

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Incredibly Bad Albert Almora Expectations

There are so many incredibly bad Albert Almora expectations out of Chicago Cubs fans. The biggest expectation is that he will be called up to the big league roster to fill the team centerfield spot. Outside of that, and possibly with a little more merit, they expect him to play Gold Glove defense out of…