| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:25 PM
Does this sound familiar?: “I don’t see the Cubs addressing right field as a priority and they will likely see what Colvin is made of when given a full season to work with. Expect Colvin to get most of the work in right in 2012.” If...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 1:01 PM
GLENDALE — After suffering a shoulder injury that stemmed from a violent home-plate collision last season, Gregg Zaun found himself behind home plate for the first time Sunday during a spring training contest against the Oakland Athletics at the...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 12:17 PM
MILWAUKEE -- The Red Sox and Cubs are expected to have a second face-to-face meeting with managerial candidate Dale Sveum at this week's general managers meetings.
Sveum is scheduled to meet Boston's ownership group Wednesday, and told the Milwaukee...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 8:15 AM
Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer are working on a second round of the managerial interviews, which they claim is not really a second round, but what else do you call a second interview with, say, Dale Sveum?
Truth is, it doesn’t matter. Theo and the kids...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 8:23 AM
MILWAUKEE -- While Mark Buehrle switching from South Side to North Side sounds intriguing, it most likely is just a fantasy league bit of conversation.
The Cubs don’t appear to be in the market for any high-priced free agents and Buehrle falls into...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 8:59 AM
Dale Sveum sounded so grounded, so non-plussed, so honest even before he was introduced as the new Cubs manager.
And now this.
Reading what Sveum was saying at the winter meetings makes you wonder if he already has gotten Cubbed.
Or maybe someone...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Former Cubs general manager Jim Hendry will be announced as a new special assistant to Yankees' GM Brian Cashman, a source confirmed Tuesday.
Hendry, who was fired by the Cubs in August, will not only help the Yankees scout major league talent, but...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Expectations for the Chicago Cubs may be the lowest in years heading into a new season, but everyone's somewhat optimistic on Opening Day.
The Cubs and Washington kicked off the 2012 season Thursday afternoon at Wrigley Field with Ryan Dempster facing...
| Apr 7, 2012
5:30 - 9 a.m. Jonathon Brandmeier
6:09 a.m. Jill Cataldo aka the Coupon Queen gives you and Johnny B a scoop on post Easter deals.
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mike McConnell
9:05 a.m. One solution to Chicago’s violence problem is building strong...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 7:49 AM
Maybe it’s me, but it seems silly to hire an interim general manager to replace your interim general manager to hold the spot for your desired and reportedly signed general manager who can’t be your general manager officially because you can&...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 10:56 AM
SAN DIEGO - San Diego Padres General Manager Jed Hoyer and Scouting Director Jason McLeod will move to the Chicago Cubs, the teams announced Wednesday, while the Padres named Josh Byrnes to succeed Hoyer.
The Padres will receive a player to be named from...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 3:13 PM
Cubs starter Ryan Dempster has exercised his contract option for next season and will pitch for $14 million while also seeking an extension.
It came as no surprise that Dempster, who was 10-14 with a 4.80 earned-run average, would exercise the last...