Chicago Cubs Trades And Rumors

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


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

Russell, Bonifacio Traded To Braves


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

2014 MLB Trade Deadline Open Thread


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


Guess which team he used to play for?

Tradeable Cubs: Fun With Proposals


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

Tradeable Cubs: Everyone Else


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.

Tradeable Cubs: James Russell and Wesley Wright


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

Do The Cubs Have Trading Troubles?


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

Tradeable Cubs: Justin Ruggiano


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


Tradeable Cubs: Luis Valbuena


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

Tradeable Cubs: Starlin Castro


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


Another calmed-down look at the blockbuster deal.

Prospect Reviews: Russell, McKinney, Straily


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


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


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


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

Let's Make A Samardzija Or Hammel Deal: Cardinals


Could the archrivals complete a summer blockbuster?

Let's Make A Samardzija Or Hammel Deal: Twins


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

Let's Make A Samardzija Or Hammel Deal: Mariners


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

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


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

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


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

Samardzija And Hammel Could Be Packing Their Bags


A look at trade destinations for the Cubs most marketable assets and what the Cubs might expect to receive in return

Jeff Samardzija Will Likely Be Traded. Where?


The Shark is probably a goner after reportedly rejecting a contract extension.

What Would You Give Up For Giancarlo Stanton?


Let's say the Marlins made their slugging right fielder available for trade, and the Cubs were interested. Who would you be willing to deal?

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