1. Carlos Martinez, Cardinals Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    Carlos Martinez and the St. Louis Cardinals appeared to be headed for an arbitration hearing, but that meeting won't be necessary after the two sides reportedly agreed on a new long-term deal Wednesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 9,108 reads 0 comments

  2. Theo Epstein Discusses Donald Trump's Comments on Crime in Chicago

    Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein said President Donald Trump is "grandstanding" when it comes to his public criticism of the violence in Chicago...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 655 reads 0 comments

  3. Trust Issues: Teams and Athletes We're Not Sold on Yet

    Being a sports fan requires a lot of faith because there are some franchises and athletes that continue to make the wrong moves despite their best efforts...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 4 months ago 27,970 reads 0 comments

  4. Chicago Cubs: 5 Last-Minute Moves They Should Consider

    While the Chicago Cubs have not spent nearly as much money this winter as they did last, it's nonetheless been a busy offseason once again for the defending World Series champions...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 20,001 reads 0 comments

  5. Cardinals Ordered to Give Astros 2 Draft Picks, Fined $2 Million for Hack

    Major League Baseball ruled on Jan. 30 that the St. Louis Cardinals must forfeit two draft picks to the Houston Astros and pay the Astros $2 million as a result of their hacking scandal...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 38,119 reads 0 comments

  6. Scott Feldman to Reds: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Free-agent pitcher Scott Feldman has signed with the Cincinnati Reds , according to a team announcement Thursday morning. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal and MLB .com's Mark Sheldon first reported Wednesday that Feldman signed a one-year, $2...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 1,829 reads 0 comments

  7. How Kris Bryant Can Get Even Better After Monster MVP Season

    Somewhere down the line, Kris Bryant might make it his mission to conquer gravity, find the lost city of Atlantis or make the first good video game movie. For now, continuing to get better at baseball will have to do...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 11,933 reads 0 comments

  8. Joba Chamberlain to Brewers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Joba Chamberlain is getting another shot to pitch in the big leagues after agreeing to a deal with the Milwaukee Brewers ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 1,695 reads 0 comments

  9. Chicago Cubs: Ranking the Top 10 Prospects Ahead of Spring Training

    The Chicago Cubs have graduated a ton of talent to the MLB level in recent years, but their minor league pipeline has by no means run dry...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 11,866 reads 0 comments

  10. Brett Anderson to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Veteran starting pitcher Brett Anderson has reportedly reached an agreement with the Chicago Cubs , Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal reported Monday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 9,566 reads 0 comments

  11. Neftali Feliz to Brewers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Free-agent closer Neftali Feliz is on the move once again, as he signed Thursday with the Milwaukee Brewers , according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 3,361 reads 7 comments

  12. Cubs Spring Training 2017 Preview: Predictions, Players to Watch and More

    The Chicago Cubs will enter the 2017 season as marked men, looking to undertake the uphill battle that is repeating as World Series champions...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 10,663 reads 24 comments

  13. World Series Champion Chicago Cubs Visit President Obama at the White House

    For the first time since 1888, the Chicago Cubs visited the White House on Monday to meet President Barack Obama and celebrate the team's first World Series title since 1908...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 18,688 reads 21 comments

  14. Cubs in Prime Position to Use Checkbook to Magnify Future Dominance

    The rich get richer. The good get better. It doesn't always work that way, but sometimes it does. Just ask the Chicago Cubs ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 22,731 reads 57 comments

  15. Cubs Hold Fan Contest to Present World Series Ring During On-Field Ceremony

    Few franchises have a fanbase as loyal as the Chicago Cubs , who finally treated their supporters to a World Series championship last year...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 1,599 reads 0 comments

  16. Alex Reyes Will Emerge as MLB's Newest Ace in 2017 Rookie Season

    Alex Reyes' journey has already taken him from New Jersey to the Dominican Republic to the top of prospect rankings and finally to the major leagues in 2016. Next stop: the top of the St...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 17,320 reads 24 comments

  17. World Series Champion Cubs Reveal Date for White House Visit

    The Chicago Cubs will be the last team to visit President Barack Obama in the White House before he leaves office on Jan. 20...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 14,455 reads 32 comments

  18. Jordy Mercer Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with Pirates

    The Pittsburgh Pirates "had preliminary discussions about a contract extension" with shortstop Jordy Mercer, per Rob Biertempfel of the Tribune-Review. Continue for updates. Deal Isn't 'Imminent' Sunday, Jan...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 1,519 reads 1 comments

  19. Drew Storen to Reds: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Cincinnati Reds reached an agreement Tuesday with veteran relief pitcher Drew Storen on a contract for 2017. The Reds officially announced Storen signed a one-year deal on Twitter...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 3,831 reads 3 comments

  20. Chicago Cubs' Top Free-Agent, Trade Targets Post New Year

    Fresh off a long-awaited World Series title and with a young core that rivals any in baseball, the Chicago Cubs entered the offseason with a fairly short to-do list...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 5 months ago 22,735 reads 15 comments

  21. How Good Can Cubs Offense Be If Jason Heyward Returns from Dead in 2017?

    Last winter, the Chicago Cubs signed Jason Heyward to an eight-year, $184 million contract. Less than 11 months later, they won their first World Series since the Teddy Roosevelt administration...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 19,259 reads 50 comments

  22. With Ivan Nova Back, Pirates Should Go All-In on Big 3 with Jose Quintana Splash

    Offseason plans can change in a hurry. Just ask the Pittsburgh Pirates . At the winter meetings, there were rumblings the Pirates were sellers. Specifically, they were shopping center fielder and former franchise cornerstone Andrew McCutchen...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 11,263 reads 25 comments

  23. Ivan Nova Re-Signs with Pirates: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Pittsburgh Pirates announced they have re-signed starting pitcher Ivan Nova on a three-year contract on Tuesday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 6,070 reads 21 comments

  24. Kris Bryant Monster Extension Should Be Next Move for Champion Cubs

    The Chicago Cubs finally won the World Series in 2016. And by looking at their roster, it sure looks like they can turn right around and win another in 2017...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 33,118 reads 89 comments

  25. Joe Maddon Responds to Aroldis Chapman's Comments on World Series Usage

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon defended himself Saturday after Aroldis Chapman criticized his usage in the World Series. " Would I do it differently? No," Maddon said in an interview with the New York Post 's Kevin Kernan ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 6,561 reads 19 comments