Tag Archives: Trade

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.…

Cubs Nearing Deal for High-Leverage Pitcher

There is some word that the Chicago Cubs and the Detroit Tigers are finally nearing a deal. This deal would help solidify the Cubs bullpen, and give them a power arm for their playoff run. https://twitter.com/JonHeyman/status/891853186654449664 Yes, the Cubs would be getting a high-leverage pitcher, another reliable arm that gives manager Joe Maddon flexibility. The…

Cubs Verlander Trade

The buzz around the Chicago Cubs and Detroit Tigers ace, Justin Verlander heated up last night. It all apparently started with a tweet and report from MLB Network's Jon Morosi. https://twitter.com/jonmorosi/status/889701284919377920 https://twitter.com/jonmorosi/status/889521675967934464 https://twitter.com/jonmorosi/status/890004293431906304 This report set off Cubs Twitter with a flurry of tweets, and every Cubs scribe writing about it. The biggest question is,…