Tag: cubs front office

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.

Hiring David Ross Contradicts Everything Theo has Preached this Offseason

Theo Epstein stated in his postseason presser a month ago that he fell into a ‘winner’s trap’ the last 3 seasons by looking back at what worked in 2016. He did it yet again with hiring David Ross.

How Kris Bryant’s Service Time Dispute is Handled Will Affect the Cubs’ Entire Offseason Plan

How Kris Bryant’s service time dispute plays out will affect the Cubs’ entire two year plan and could alter their competitive window.

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.

Cubs to Interview Astros Bench Coach Joe Espada

Joe Espada is likely the best fit to manage the 2020 Chicago Cubs.

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.

The 5 Players the Cubs May Trade this Offseason

While fans have yet to see President Theo Epstein trade from the MLB roster much recently, that will change this offseason.

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.