Tag: anthony rizzo

Cubs, Baez Discussing Contract Extension

Great news coming from the Cubs rumor wire today as reports indicate that Javier Baez and the Cubs are already beginning to discuss a contract extension.

Cubs Making Money Moves with Options

After picking up options for Jose Quintana and Anthony Rizzo, the Cubs made a plethora of moves on Monday.

What a Day for 44: Cubs Pick Up Rizzo’s Option, Rizzo Wins Gold Glove

What a day to be Anthony Rizzo. On Sunday, Anthony Rizzo not only had his 2020 option picked up, paying him $16.5 million for the season, but he also won his third career gold glove for NL first basemen.

Theo Epstein’s Legacy in Chicago Will be Dictated by the Success of His Decisions this Offseason

Even with all the prior success Theo Epstein has had running the Cubs, this offseason’s decisions and how effective they are will permanently shape how he is remembered in Chicago.

Assessing the Manager Candidates for the 2020 Chicago Cubs

Although David Ross is creating the most buzz to be the next Cubs manager, he may not be the best option.

Here’s Who Theo and Jed Should Target in Free Agency this Offseason

With a significant amount of money coming off the books and a strong class of free agents, there’s multiple routes the Cubs can go to address their weaknesses.

It’s Been a Fun Ride, but it’s Time for the Cubs to Part Ways with Joe Maddon

In an offseason where the Cubs will experience many changes, a new manager should be step one.

Once Upon a Yesterday: Cubs vs. Cardinals

We are deep in the homestretch of the 2019 MLB season. Today kicks off the penultimate series against between our Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals. You know what that means, OUY time! The Cubs are doing everything thing they can to catch the Cards at the top of the NL Central standings to avoid the Wild Card game. We don’t have to go back too far in history to find very similar circumstances.

The Cubs Have Shown Exactly Who They are All Season: An Average Baseball Team

Fans have waited all season for the Cubs to flip the switch and run away with the division, but its not going to happen.