1. Dexter Fowler Signs with Cubs Despite Reported Agreement with Orioles

    The Chicago Cubs announced they have signed outfielder Dexter Fowler to a one-year contract with a mutual option for 2017. The news comes after Fowler had reportedly signed with the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 28,518 reads 90 comments

  2. Cubs' Former Top Prospect Javier Baez Is One of MLB's Biggest Wild Cards of 2016

    Once an elite prospect destined to help the Chicago Cubs become relevant again, Javier Baez is now a former prospect hoping to latch onto a Cubs team that became relevant without him...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 30,316 reads 73 comments

  3. Manny Parra to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Manny Parra signed a minor league deal with the Chicago Cubs on Monday, according to Carrie Muskat of MLB .com. The left-handed relief pitcher will have an invite to the team’s big league camp, per JW Gravley of 27 Outs Baseball...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 2 months ago 6,993 reads 6 comments

  4. Jung Ho Kang Injury: Updates on Pirates INF's Recovery from Leg Surgery

    Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang is working his way back from a leg injury he suffered toward the end of the 2015 season. Continue for updates. Kang Unsure of Opening Day Return Saturday, Feb...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 4,259 reads 7 comments

  5. Devin Mesoraco Injury: Updates on Reds Catcher's Recovery from Hip Surgery

    Cincinnati Reds catcher Devin Mesoraco is working his way back from a hip injury that had him miss 139 games in 2015.  Continue for updates. Mesoraco Comments on Playing Status Saturday, March 5 Mark Sheldon of MLB ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 4,031 reads 15 comments

  6. Andrew McCutchen Comments on 2016 Season, Future with Pirates

    Andrew McCutchen doesn’t care if spring training is still a week away—he’s already in Florida , lifting, swinging and preparing to push the Pittsburgh Pirates even further than the 98 wins they posted last season...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 3 months ago 10,206 reads 10 comments

  7. Jacob Nottingham to Brewers: Latest Trade Details and Scouting Report

    On Friday, the Milwaukee Brewers announced they acquired catcher Jacob Nottingham in a trade with the Oakland Athletics . The Brewers also received minor league pitcher Bubba Derby in a deal that sent outfielder Khris Davis to Oakland...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 3 months ago 7,049 reads 15 comments

  8. Yankees and Cubs Have Beef in Twitter Poll Fight

    There's nothing like a good, old-fashioned baseball brawl via social media. The New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs cleared their figurative dugouts for a Twitter fight on Monday ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 94,108 reads 70 comments

  9. Lou Piniella Hired by Reds as Senior Advisor: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Lou Piniella led the Cincinnati Reds to glory in 1990 as the manager during the team’s last World Series championship. The franchise is reportedly bringing him back in 2016, albeit in a different fashion...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 5,089 reads 14 comments

  10. Adam Wainwright Ace Comeback Would Keep Cardinals in World Series Picture

    With apologies to Mike Leake, the St. Louis Cardinals didn't get an ace this winter. But they might be getting an ace back , which could be equally huge. We're talking about Adam Wainwright , one of the best pitchers in baseball when he's right..

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 7,542 reads 52 comments

  11. A Backup Catcher's Unique Path from Field to Front Office

    The weekend-long Cubs Convention wouldn't start until Friday, but Chicago Cubs fans were already on high alert at the Sheraton Grand Hotel in Chicago on Tuesday night...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 22,579 reads 9 comments

  12. Billy Hamilton Injury: Updates on Reds Star's Shoulder Surgery and Recovery

    Cincinnati Reds center fielder Billy Hamilton is recovering from a torn labrum he suffered back in September. Continue for updates.   Hamilton On Track for Spring Training Thursday, Jan...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 1,487 reads 1 comments

  13. Rymer Liriano to Brewers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Milwaukee Brewers bolstered their outfield depth Thursday via a trade. The team announced on Twitter it acquired outfielder Rymer Liriano from the San Diego Padres in exchange for minor league pitcher Trevor Seidenberger...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 17,055 reads 18 comments

  14. Jonathan Lucroy Could Provide Big Trade Impact as All-Star-Level Catcher

    Word is Jonathan Lucroy would welcome a trade to a team that has eyes on winning. All he needs now is a team that's willing to bet he can be a star catcher again, which is hardly the craziest notion...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 9,450 reads 27 comments

  15. Stephen Piscotty-Randal Grichuk Duo Can Help Fill Cardinals' Jason Heyward Void

    Not sure if you heard, St. Louis Cardinals fans, but Jason Heyward skipped town. Worse still, he's a Chicago Cub now. OK, sorry. Our purpose here isn't to rub salt in that particular, still-festering wound...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 8,991 reads 48 comments

  16. Pete Rose to Be Inducted into Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame

    Cincinnati Reds legend Pete Rose will be inducted into the team's Hall of Fame this summer. The Reds announced his selection Tuesday. The event is scheduled to take place June 24-26...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 14,021 reads 41 comments

  17. Jonathan Lucroy Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Brewers C

    Jonathan Lucroy has long been linked to trade rumors this offseason, but actual discussions for the Milwaukee Brewers All-Star catcher have furthered among interested suitors. Continue for updates...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 4 months ago 29,854 reads 50 comments

  18. Ryne Sandberg to Cubs as Special Ambassador: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Ryne Sandberg is reportedly returning to the Chicago Cubs in 2016 to serve as a special ambassador, according to Bruce Levine of 670 The Score...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 11,544 reads 43 comments

  19. Chris Stewart Re-Signs with Pirates: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Pittsburgh Pirates announced they have renewed their relationship with Chris Stewart, re-signing the free-agent catcher to a two-year deal. On Jan...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 2,474 reads 3 comments

  20. Jake Arrieta, Cubs Would Both Benefit from Immediate Mega-Extension

    If there’s a pitfall to success, it’s that sustaining it bears a financial burden. In baseball, almost universally, the teams that are most successful boast underpaid players that exceed the expectations of their contracts...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 4 months ago 13,689 reads 65 comments

  21. Seung-hwan Oh to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    South Korean reliever Seung-hwan Oh signed with the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday, general manager John Mozeliak confirmed at a press conference...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 28,491 reads 50 comments

  22. John Jaso to Pirates: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Pittsburgh Pirates announced on Wednesday that they have signed first baseman/outfielder John Jaso to a two-year contract. At 32 years old, Jaso hit ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 12,069 reads 29 comments

  23. Mike Leake Is Just What the Doctor Ordered for Cardinals' Ailing Rotation

    After a season in which their starting rotation led Major League Baseball with a 2.99 ERA, you'd think a starting pitcher would be the last thing the St. Louis Cardinals would need this winter...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 15,558 reads 76 comments

  24. Mike Leake to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    For the second time in less than a year, Mike Leake has found a new home, agreeing to terms with the St. Louis Cardinals ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 33,675 reads 160 comments

  25. Jason Heyward's St. Louis Comments Add Spice to Simmering Cardinals-Cubs Rivalry

    The reignited rivalry between the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs didn't need any more heat. But Jason Heyward and Mike Matheny went ahead and added some spice anyway. It began at Heyward's introductory press conference on Dec...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 44,564 reads 192 comments