Chicago Cubs Trades And Rumors

Cubs Trade Brett Jackson To Diamondbacks

269

Another former first-round draft pick, gone.

Evaluating The Cubs' 2014 Transactions

45

Looking back on what the Cubs did over the past couple of months to provide pieces for the future.

A Primer For August Waiver Trades

40

You know that trades can be made after July 31 by acquiring waivers on players. How is this done? The explanation is below.

Who'll Replace Russell & Bonifacio On The 25-Man?

149

Well, it's a reasonable question that could have more than one answer.

Russell, Bonifacio Traded To Braves

475

The Cubs made one move at the deadline, trading two players for a catching prospect.

2014 MLB Trade Deadline Open Thread

881

This thread is for exactly what the headline says: discussion of trade possibilities, and actual deals, on deadline day.

Cubs Acquire Felix Doubront From Red Sox

419

Guess which team he used to play for?

Tradeable Cubs: Fun With Proposals

109

We've looked at every player, now it's time to throw out some deals.

Tradeable Cubs: Everyone Else

35

In the final piece of the series leading up to the trade deadline, we look at what bit parts could carry some value to a contender.

Ticketmaster-mlb_2012_300x250.vf418707

Tradeable Cubs: James Russell and Wesley Wright

32

Although they are very different pitchers, the Cubs' two southpaws could both be on the move this month.

Do The Cubs Have Trading Troubles?

70

The Cubs haven't made a trade since "the big one" July 4. Why?

Tradeable Cubs: Justin Ruggiano

127

Fleeced from Miami this winter, could Ruggiano be on the move again soon?

Tradeable Cubs: Luis Valbuena

169

The versatile fan favorite could find himself on the move this month.

Tradeable Cubs: Starlin Castro

377

After the Samardzija-Hammel deal, let's take a look at the remaining Cubs who could be moving this summer.

Still More Samardzija/Hammel Trade Analysis

279

Another calmed-down look at the blockbuster deal.

Prospect Reviews: Russell, McKinney, Straily

141

Via our SB Nation Athletics site, Athletics Nation, here are brief profiles of the three players the Cubs acquired for Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel.

Twitter Goes Crazy Over The Samardzija/Hammel Deal

181

Instant reactions on Twitter to just about anything are fascinating. Some of the tweets about this deal are way over the top. Here's a selection.

Jeff Samardzija/Jason Hammel Trade Analysis

394

This is one of the biggest trades the Cubs have ever made, in terms of giving up two rotation starters in one deal. Let's have a look inside.

Cubs Trade Samardzija And Hammel To Athletics

It's the first Cubs deal of the trade season, and it looks like a blockbuster.

Let's Make A Samardzija Or Hammel Deal: Dodgers

49

The Dodgers have to stop acquiring highly-paid talent at some point... just kidding.

Let's Make A Samardzija Or Hammel Deal: Cardinals

35

Could the archrivals complete a summer blockbuster?

Let's Make A Samardzija Or Hammel Deal: Twins

14

Could the Twins continue their rotation overhaul by adding a new top dog?

Let's Make A Samardzija Or Hammel Deal: Mariners

27

Could this offseason's big spenders be in line to make yet another splash?

Let's Make A Samardzija Or Hammel Deal: Red Sox

93

Could the Red Sox be a stealthy buyer of starting pitching this summer?

Let's Make A Samardzija Or Hammel Deal: Blue Jays

520

A look at the Toronto farm system with an eye on who could be coming to Chicago for Jeff Samardzija or Jason Hammel.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Bleed Cubbie Blue

You must be a member of Bleed Cubbie Blue to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bleed Cubbie Blue. You should read them.

Join Bleed Cubbie Blue

You must be a member of Bleed Cubbie Blue to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bleed Cubbie Blue. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9351_tracker