In a minor move, the Cubs shipped Tony Kemp to Oakland for young first base prospect Alfonso Rivas.
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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.
In an offseason where the Cubs will experience many changes, a new manager should be step one.
With the defensive need at middle infield and Almora consistently underperforming all season, a swapping him and Russell is warranted.
Before the start of the second game of the Cubs’ series in Milwaukee, the team added LHP Derek Holland to the active roster after he was acquired yesterday from the San Francisco Giants. In order to add Holland to the roster, the Cubs sent second baseman Daniel Descalso to the 10-Day IL.
Sometimes we get so caught up in the day-to-day grind of the baseball season that we forget what it is supposed to be all about, having fun.
On the Cubs off day between games in San Francisco and Milwaukee, Ian Happ was called up from Triple-A Iowa ahead of Friday’s action.
Position player depth used to be a strength for the Cubs, but now it is their biggest weakness.
According to multiple reports, the Chicago Cubs will keep Shortstop Addison Russell in Triple-A Iowa once he is re-instated from his suspension on Friday, May 3rd. He has become a polarizing figure after the domestic violence dispute.