1. Cubs Steadfast in Aggressive Pursuit of Lester

    CHICAGO -- The first day Jon Lester became a free agent, the Cubs reached out and sent a 15-minute video about the team, its future and why the left-hander was a good fit. And the club didn't stop there...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 13 days ago 299 reads 0 comments

  2. Jason Motte to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    On the same day the Chicago Cubs officially announced they signed Jon Lester, the team is reportedly shoring up the bullpen. According to MLB ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 13 days ago 22,432 reads 24 comments

  3. Report: Cubs Sign P Motte to One-Year Deal

    The Cubs have agreed to a one-year deal with free-agent reliever Jason Motte, pending a physical, a team source told ESPN.com...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 13 days ago 48 reads 0 comments

  4. Report: Cubs Sign 2012 NL Saves Leader Motte

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 13 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  5. Biggest Takeaways from Jon Lester's Introductory Press Conference with Cubs

    The Chicago Cubs officially introduced starting pitcher Jon Lester as the newest member of the organization on Monday afternoon...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 13 days ago 14,231 reads 69 comments

  6. Lester Spotted in Blackhawks Jersey at United Center

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 13 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  7. Inside the Chicago Cubs' Hiring of Joe Maddon, One of MLB's Best Managers

    SAN DIEGO — From his 20th -floor room here in the Grand Hyatt hotel, from his first winter meetings as the manager of the Chicago Cubs , Joe Maddon's view is breathtakingly spectacular...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 14 days ago 160,217 reads 91 comments

  8. Report: Cubs Have Met with Colby Rasmus

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  9. Reassessing Chicago Cubs' Offseason Plan and Breaking Down What's Next

    After being disappointing for most of the offseason by missing out on a couple coveted free agents, the Chicago Cubs made their first major free-agent splash in five years...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 16 days ago 21,911 reads 40 comments

  10. Theo Epstein Says Cubs Aren't Selling out to Win in 2015

    SAN DIEGO — Theo Epstein isn't buying the narrative that the Cubs are now all-in for next season.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 16 days ago 377 reads 0 comments

  11. Even with Lester, Cubs Won't Contend in 2015

    Because while the addition of Jon Lester obviously means the Cubs are serious about winning --€“ you know, just in case anybody ever doubted that Theo Epstein would take ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 16 days ago 1,813 reads 1 comments

  12. Cubs in Position to Make 'Back to the Future II' Prediction Come True?

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 16 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  13. Cubs Might Not Be Done Yet; Club Could Move Castillo, Chase Gomes

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 17 days ago 583 reads 0 comments

  14. Cubs Make a Flurry of Moves in Rule 5 Draft

    The Cubs acquired Taylor Featherston in the Rule 5 Draft Thursday, but immediately spun the 25-year-old infielder to the Angels for cash.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 17 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  15. After Lester Signing, Buzz Picks Up on Cubs

    SAN DIEGO – It was "dig me" day for the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday at the winter meetings in Southern California...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 18 days ago 283 reads 0 comments

  16. Jonny Gomes Fits Cubs' Leadership Mission

    Jon Lester was the centerpiece of Plan A that centered on the Cubs ' efforts to accelerate their push toward playoff status...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 18 days ago 294 reads 0 comments

  17. SiriusXM: Maddon 'Couldn't Be Happier' to Have Lester

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 18 days ago 138 reads 0 comments

  18. Why the Cubs Should Offer Max Scherzer a $200 Million Deal

    It’s official: Jon Lester is now a member of the Chicago Cubs after signing a six-year, $155 million deal. As Scott Miller of Bleacher Report recently wrote, the Cubs’ dreams of finally contending might be here ...

    Dan Karpuc Written by Dan Karpuc about 18 days ago 3,146 reads 8 comments

  19. Cubs To Sign Jon Lester

    The bonus is in fact for $30MM, though it will be paid out over the life of the deal, Jayson Stark of ESPN.com reports (links to Twitter)...

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  20. Joe Maddon Says He Likes Players Who Shoot Things

    SAN DIEGO - This just in: New Cubs manager Joe Maddon commands attention nearly everywhere he goes. It was illustrated quite nicely Tuesday in the media room at the Winter Meetings...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 207 reads 0 comments

  21. Report: Cubs to Shop Welington Castillo

    After adding Miguel Montero via trade, the Cubs will shop incumbent starter Welington Castillo, Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports on Twitter...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 319 reads 0 comments

  22. Can Cubs Become the Dodgers or Yankees of Winter Meetings?

    It's the only way to make sense of the megadeals that will go down this week at the winter meetings inside the Hilton San Diego Bayfront...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 19 days ago 176 reads 0 comments

  23. Aggressive Cubs Looking to Kick Rebirth into Overdrive at 2014 Winter Meetings

    The Chicago Cubs aren't messing around. If that wasn't clear already, the first day of Major League Baseball's winter meetings in San Diego brought it into sharp, undeniable focus...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 20 days ago 22,402 reads 44 comments

  24. Jason Hammel to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs have reeled in their first major free-agent pitcher of the winter. It's just not the one most expected...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 days ago 37,659 reads 40 comments

  25. Report: Cubs Sign RHP Jason Hammel to 2-Yr/$18M Deal

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 20 days ago 28 reads 0 comments