1. Chicago Cubs: Final 2017 Trade Deadline Grades

    Months ago, MLB observers didn't anticipate the Chicago Cubs needing a big deadline boost to keep pace in the National League Central. The young champions were supposed to get better and realize their dynasty potential...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 months ago 17,086 reads 0 comments

  2. Tigers' Justin Wilson, Alex Avila Reportedly Traded to Cubs

    The Detroit Tigers agreed Sunday to trade relief pitcher Justin Wilson and Alex Avila to the Chicago Cubs for Jeimer Candelario, Isaac Paredes and a player to be named later or cash, according to Jon Heyman of FanRang Sports...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 76,211 reads 0 comments

  3. Cubs Trade Rumors: Justin Wilson, Alex Avila Deal Reportedly Close with Tigers

    The Chicago Cubs are reportedly set to upgrade the roster for the playoff push with the additions of reliever Justin Wilson and catcher Alex Avila ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 10,778 reads 0 comments

  4. MLB Rumors: Latest Buzz on Remaining Trade Targets as Deadline Looms

    Yu Darvish, Justin Verlander and a host of others own the spotlight as the MLB inches toward Monday's 4 p.m. ET non-waiver trade deadline. The ride so far has been wild...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 months ago 17,730 reads 0 comments

  5. Chicago Cubs: Final 2017 Trade Deadline Predictions, Fact or Fiction

    The Chicago Cubs dived into the trade waters on July 12 to address their greatest need. All accounts indicate they're still swimming around the market to bolster their title defense...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 16,366 reads 0 comments

  6. MLB Metrics 101: Potential 2017 MLB Trade Deadline Steals

    This time of year, every team in Major League Baseball is looking for a good steal at the non-waiver trade deadline. It's a shame that only a select few players are steal material...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 130,862 reads 0 comments

  7. MLB Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Justin Verlander, Sonny Gray and More

    Two big-name starting pitchers could be on the move before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, according to the latest trade rumors...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 5 months ago 2,124 reads 0 comments

  8. Chicago Cubs: 5 Trades to Fix the Offense After Jose Quintana Blockbuster

    The Chicago Cubs addressed their most glaring deficiency when they acquired left-hander Jose Quintana from the cross-town Chicago White Sox , shoring up a rotation that was wobbling like a jalopy with a slow leak...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 26,576 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Metrics 101: The Best/Worst Signings (So Far) of the 2016-2017 Offseason

    There were dozens upon dozens of contracts signed during the 2016-17 Major League Baseball offseason. With the 2017 season now roughly halfway done, now's a good time to check in on how they're working out...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 125,006 reads 0 comments

  10. Justin Verlander, Alex Avila Reportedly Receiving Trade Interest from Cubs

    The Chicago Cubs are looking for help before the trade deadline with a pair of Detroit Tigers stars currently being targeted...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 44,438 reads 0 comments

  11. Chicago Cubs: 5 Fresh Trade Ideas to Finally Look Like Champs Again

    After spending months waiting for the Chicago Cubs to turn the corner, it's time to wonder whether they will reach a higher gear this season...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 20,746 reads 0 comments