In this week's Cubs Mailbag, we take a very early look at the MLB Trade Deadline, lineup questions, and more.
by: Michael Ernst — Chicago Now: Cubs Den 7h
South Bend Cory Abbott, Tyler Thomas, and Rollie Lacy are the three most obvious candidates from the South Bend staff. They are experienced college arms taken in the 2017 draft and have dominated Midwest League hitters for most of the season. The only...
by: Bruce Miles — Daily Herald 22h
Baltimore Orioles shortstop Manny Machado was poised and cool Monday as he met a gaggle of Chicago reporters at Guaranteed Rate Field. Machado, a free agent at the end of this season, could be a prime target on the Chicago Cubs' shopping list.
by: Aldo Soto — Sports Mockery 21 May
This trade proposal that includes Manny Machado and Adam Jones to the Cubs is something else.
by: Mark Gonzales — Chicago Tribune 21 May
The trendy line of thinking is that acquiring Manny Machado is essential for the Cubs to advance to the World Series. But with less than three quarters of the season left, the Cubs have problems beyond Addison Russell’s lack of power or occasional...
by: Moshe Wilensky — Cubs Insider 21 May
The Cubs reached the 40-game mark last Wednesday night in a 4-1 loss to Atlanta, at which point they stood at 22-18 and in fourth place in a very competitive NL Central. With a quarter of the season now played, it’s a good time to review everyone’s...
by: Rice Cube — World Series Dreaming 20 May
You may have noticed the paucity of content around these parts. I imagine that may explain the lack of hits on our trusty blog, as well as a steady exodus of followers as Facebook and Twitter start getting rid of bots (or maybe people are just tired of us
by: Michael Ernst — Chicago Now: Cubs Den 20 May
AAA Omaha 4, Iowa 2 Game Recap Adbert Alzolay (4.1 IP, 9 H, 4 R, 2 BB, 2 K) was able to navigate the Storm Chasers lineup two times, allowing just one run through four innings, but his luck ran out the third time through. Three straight hits by the top...
by: Todd Johnson — Cubs Insider 20 May
With the myriad blogs, websites, and other assorted media out there tracks Cubs prospects, it is getting harder and harder to find a real breakout. When you’ve heard about nearly every single player in the organization since two years before he was...
by: Luke Blaize — Bleacher Nation 20 May
A great day for Tennessee, and a couple great pitching performances.
by: (AP) — Wisconsin State Journal 20 May
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Frank Schwindel had three hits and two RBI, and Glenn Sparkman allowed just four hits over seven innings as the Omaha Storm Chasers beat the
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