Tag: chicago cubs

Big Z Ends MLB Comeback Attempt

Carlos Zambrano has ended his attempt to work his way back on to a big-league roster.

Cubs: Not Mad, Just Disappointed 🔊

Listen to the latest installment of Cubs On Tap for discussion of several offseason topics

Kris Bryant Grievance Hearing to Have Decision by End of Month

There is expected to be a decision regarding Kris Bryant’s service time grievance by the end of January.

Cubs Sign Reliever Jason Adam

The Cubs are in agreement on a contract with relief pitcher Jason Adam.

Cubs Offseason Grades: Bullpen

The Cubs acquired a plethora of low-risk arms this winter in an attempt to revamp the ‘pen on the cheap. The success (or failure) of the new guys will have a significant impact on the 2020 season.

White Sox Sign Steve Cishek; DFA Dylan Covey

White Sox continue their 40-man roster retool with a key bullpen addition and a subtraction.

Cubs Trade Tony Kemp to Oakland

In a minor move, the Cubs shipped Tony Kemp to Oakland for young first base prospect Alfonso Rivas.

The Sound of Silence and the Cubs Offseason

The arbitration deadline has come and gone, and finally, the Cubs have spent money! Yes, these players were all under contract and their returns a mere formality, but alas, this was something. As I reflected on the lack of action from the Cubs front office this offseason I focused on that silence.