1. Mike Matheny Responds to Jason Heyward's Comments on Cardinals

    Jason Heyward signed an eight-year, $184 million contract with the Chicago Cubs this offseason after spending 2015 with the St. Louis Cardinals ...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 4 months ago 26,783 reads 112 comments

  2. Ryan Vogelsong to Pirates: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Ryan Vogelsong is returning to Bucco Nation. On Friday, the Pittsburgh Pirates announced they reached a one-year agreement with the veteran right-handed pitcher, who played ...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 5 months ago 16,329 reads 62 comments

  3. Tyson Ross or Carlos Carrasco Trade Would Make Cubs a Flawless Superteam

    We're through the looking glass, people. We can tell by the way we're gawking in awe at the Chicago Cubs , a team that hasn't won a World Series since Ford was introducing the Model T...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 40,449 reads 132 comments

  4. Potential Brandon Phillips-Dusty Baker Reunion Would Be Big Benefit for Both

    Brandon Phillips might soon be headed to the Washington Nationals . That's good news for Phillips, good news for manager Dusty Baker and quite possibly good news for the Nats themselves...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 16,281 reads 18 comments

  5. Jason Heyward's Top Quotes from Introductory Press Conference with Cubs

    Jason Heyward sounds like a man ready to bring the Chicago Cubs their first World Series in more than a century. Introduced at a press conference Tuesday, the newly signed outfielder made his goals for championship glory clear...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 11,422 reads 52 comments

  6. Losing Jason Heyward Could Be Blessing in Disguise for Cardinals

    St. Louis Cardinals fans have every right to feel jilted by Jason Heyward. He didn't just spurn them, after all. He ran into the arms of their longtime division rival...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 52,096 reads 217 comments

  7. Jason Heyward Splash Puts World Series-Chasing Chicago Cubs on Top of MLB

    The Chicago Cubs haven't won the World Series in 107 years. If they have it their way, the counter won't reach 108 years. And man, oh man, do they appear to be serious about that...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 66,143 reads 359 comments

  8. Jason Heyward to Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    For the second time in as many years, Jason Heyward is on the move, agreeing to a deal with the Chicago Cubs . Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times first reported the news...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 305,745 reads 562 comments

  9. Juan Nicasio to Pirates: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Not content to stand pat with their current bullpen alignment, the Pittsburgh Pirates have signed free-agent right-hander Juan Nicasio. Per Bob Nightengale of USA Today , the Pirates announced their deal with Nicasio on Thursday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 7,328 reads 9 comments

  10. Jonathan Broxton to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After a successful run with the St. Louis Cardinals down the stretch last season, right-hander Jonathan Broxton has agreed to a two-year extension with the team. Per Derrick Goold of the St...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 529 reads 0 comments

  11. Adam Warren to Cubs: Latest Trade Details and Scouting Report

    The Starlin Castro era is over in Chicago, after the Cubs traded the shortstop/second baseman to the New York Yankees on Tuesday night. Jon Heyman of CBSSports...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 5 months ago 19,246 reads 94 comments

  12. Ben Zobrist, John Lackey Deals Strong Veteran Upgrades for Title-Chasing Cubs

    The young, upstart Chicago Cubs have gotten a little longer in the tooth this offseason — and that's a good thing...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 28,417 reads 217 comments

  13. Dusty Baker Comments on Aroldis Chapman and MLB Domestic Violence Policy

    New Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker spoke Tuesday about the domestic violence allegations involving star Cincinnati Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman and MLB 's policy on the crime...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 5 months ago 11,141 reads 0 comments

  14. Aroldis Chapman Allegedly Fired Gunshots, 'Choked' Girlfriend After Argument

    The baseball world thought the Cincinnati Reds had traded closer Aroldis Chapman to the Los Angeles Dodgers early Monday, but an alleged domestic violence incident reportedly halted the deal...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 113,720 reads 0 comments

  15. Jonathan Lucroy Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Brewers C's Future

    Jonathan Lucroy has been a member of the Milwaukee Brewers since he entered the league in 2010, but the team may trade him this offseason. Continue for updates. Teams 'Listening' to Lucroy Offers Monday, Dec...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 9,783 reads 37 comments

  16. Trevor Cahill Re-Signs with Cubs: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs re-signed relief pitcher Trevor Cahill to a one-year, $4.25 million contract on Monday, per Buster Olney of ESPN.com. Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com confirmed the report, adding the deal is pending a physical...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 4,480 reads 28 comments

  17. Why Aroldis Chapman Will Be the 2015 MLB Winter Meetings' Must-Have Prize

    In the days leading up to the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the Houston Astros and Cincinnati Reds discussed a blockbuster deal that would have sent both Johnny Cueto and Aroldis Chapman to the Astros...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 months ago 16,487 reads 25 comments

  18. Cubs Should Chase Jeff Samardzija-John Lackey Duo over Greinke

    The Chicago Cubs missed out on Jordan Zimmermann. Then they whiffed on David Price. Now they need to go hard after Zack Greinke, right? They just returned to relevance with a ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 21,143 reads 104 comments

  19. Brayan Pena to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The St. Louis Cardinals announced Monday they signed free-agent catcher Brayan Pena to a two-year contract. According to Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch , Pena's contract is worth $5 million...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 5 months ago 10,037 reads 25 comments

  20. Aroldis Chapman's Value Remains Unchanged by the Craig Kimbrel Trade

    Aroldis Chapman has created quite the market for himself. Triple-digit fastballs on the regular, an ERA and FIP living below 2...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 5 months ago 8,207 reads 22 comments

  21. Cardinals Desperately Need Power, but Chris Davis Is Too Much of a Risk

    The St. Louis Cardinals had many good things going for them in 2015, but power was not one of them. As such, you can't blame them for having eyes on the best power hitter money can buy...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 19,595 reads 37 comments

  22. Adam Lind Reportedly Traded to Seattle Mariners

    Coming off a 94-loss season and needing to build their team from the bottom up, the Milwaukee Brewers have reportedly traded first baseman Adam Lind to the Seattle Mariners ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 17,981 reads 29 comments

  23. Jonathan Villar to Brewers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Astros announced on Thursday they have traded infielder Jonathan Villar to the Milwaukee Brewers for minor league pitcher Cy Sneed...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 14,609 reads 31 comments

  24. Chicago Cubs Become 1st Team Since 2011 to Win 3 Major Awards

    The 2015 Chicago Cubs are the first team since the 2011 Seattle Mariners to account for three of MLB 's major end-of-season awards, per MLB Stat of the Day on Twitter...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 months ago 3,317 reads 8 comments

  25. Joe Maddon's Cocky, Loose Persona Was Perfect for Young Cubs Stars

    Joe Maddon entered a den full of untested Cubbies. Now, after his first season at the helm, they're all grown up. No, Chicago didn't bust its legendary World Series drought...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 4,832 reads 21 comments