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Dec 15, 2018

Cubs Barely Avoid 2018 Luxury Tax

Cubs Barely Avoid 2018 Luxury Tax

The Chicago Cubs may have had one of baseball’s highest payrolls during the 2018 season, but according to new data, they were barely able to slip under the luxury tax threshold.

Dec 14, 2018

Cubs Rumor Roundup: Descalso, Tulowitzki Potential Targets

Cubs Rumor Roundup: Descalso, Tulowitzki Potential Targets

The Chicago Cubs have been quiet for most of the offseason, but there is a possibility that things could start picking up for the team in the coming weeks.

Dec 14, 2018

Cubs Coach Brandon Hyde Named Orioles Manager

Cubs Coach Brandon Hyde Named Orioles Manager

For the second offseason in a row, the Chicago Cubs will be looking for a new bench coach, as the Baltimore Orioles officially named Brandon Hyde as their new manager.

Dec 13, 2018

Cubs Complete La Stella Trade, Acquire Pitcher From Angels

Cubs Complete La Stella Trade, Acquire Pitcher From Angels

The Chicago Cubs completed their trade of Tommy La Stella to the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday, acquiring minor league relief pitcher Conor Lillis-White.

Dec 13, 2018

Maddon Reveals Fascinating Winter Reading Choices

Maddon Reveals Fascinating Winter Reading Choices

Joe Maddon will be managing by the book next year, and the book is "Managing Millennials for Dummies."

Dec 9, 2018

Lee Smith Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Lee Smith Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Former Chicago Cubs closer Lee Smith is heading to Cooperstown, as he was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday night.

Dec 9, 2018

Former Cubs Hitting Coach Hired by Mets

Former Cubs Hitting Coach Hired by Mets

Chili Davis has been hired as hitting coach of the New York Mets after spending last season in the role with the Chicago Cubs.

Dec 8, 2018

Miguel Montero 'Pretty Much' Retires From Baseball

Miguel Montero 'Pretty Much' Retires From Baseball

Former Chicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero has “pretty much retired” from baseball, but it sounds like he’ll still be around the game in the future.

Dec 7, 2018

Morrow Could Miss Start of 2019 Season

Morrow Could Miss Start of 2019 Season

Closer Brandon Morrow likely will miss the start of the season for the Chicago Cubs following arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow last month.

Dec 6, 2018

Chicago Cubs Name New Pitching Coach

Chicago Cubs Name New Pitching Coach

The Chicago Cubs have named Tommy Hottovy as their new pitching coach, replacing Jim Hickey after he stepped down from the position for personal reasons last month.

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