Tag Archives: Chris Archer

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…

Fans Might be Underwhelmed by this Cubs Offseason

The Chicago Cubs offseason is underway! The GM Meetings have started and there will be a ton of rumors swirling. These meetings are generally the time of year where GMs begin the framework for deals that happen at the Winter Meetings in December. We have already heard chatter that the Chicago Cubs are interested in…

Tampa Connection Rebuilding Cubs Staff

As Bruce Levine has reported, former Tampa Bay Rays pitching coach, Jim Hickey will interview with the Chicago Cubs Monday. It is suspected that Hickey’s availability is a huge reason the Cubs didn’t retain Chris Bosio. https://twitter.com/mlbbrucelevine/status/922164958749700097 Hickey is valued around the league for developing and getting a lot out of young pitchers. But the…

Cubs Hot Stove League – What Will Likely Happen

Every trade deadline and every offseason anyone that writes about baseball and the potential trade rumors is often beaten up by readers. This is ok, and I think it is because of the way we all present the information (I'm not complaining or asking for sympathy). We hear something, get tipped off on a player or…

5 Potential Cubs Trade Targets

The trade deadline is still two and a half months away, and a lot can happen in those two months. With the Chicago Cubs sporting a disappointing 18-19 record, they are beginning to look more like sellers than buyers. But this team is still too talented to be average, and perhaps a shakeup earlier, rather…

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…