Cubs Trade Talk

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Much has been made of the Cubs and Mets as natural trading partners because of the Cubs potential log jam of infielders and the Mets starting pitching. Does a trade make sense? And what might one look like? Thanks to MLB's blackout restrictions, I rarely get to see the Mets, so I went to my go-to guy for all things Mets, James (aka, the Mayor of Bridgeport), and posed some questions to him.

Nobody Knows Nuthin': The Roberts Rumor Mill Churns On

Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun, appearing Monday night on WGN Sports Central with Dave Kaplan, said he expects the Cubs and Orioles to reach agreement on a trade involving Brian Roberts in "a week to ten days."

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  • Rob Richardson 1 hour 26 min ago view
  • Can't teach height and thinness

    jacos 3 hours 21 min ago view
  • Hopefully Pirates don't call up A. Lincoln.

    jacos 12 hours 51 min ago view
  • j.buchanan going friday...should be...baseball...or something like it.

    crunch 12 hours 59 min ago view
  • Wow. I didn't know they could do that.

    Nice for Willson, not so much for Addy.

    billybucks 13 hours 15 min ago view
  • Game is officially called...also officially a tie.

    Stats count, no make-up date of course.

     

    Rob G. 13 hours 17 min ago view
  • Yeah -- seeing the weather -- I hope KB and Rizz are inside, wrapped in blankets and drinking hot chocolate.

    billybucks 14 hours 3 min ago view
  • rain delay...thanks obama.

    crunch 14 hours 42 min ago view
  • Thanks again Phil. We actually were in Mesa and drove around. Hopefully, I am back for some Fall League. If not I have all of spring training (like the smart people who move here!)

    rvimpeny 15 hours 45 min ago view
  • What Rob G said.  I can't speak for Piittsburgh, but the other end of the state has had absolute crap weather for two days. Perfect day to take it easy.

    Transmission 15 hours 49 min ago view
  • tarp came off 10 minutes ago...let's do this.

    crunch 16 hours 3 min ago view
  • He will not pitch another game for Cubs

    /Unless injury in playoffs

    jacos 16 hours 20 min ago view
  • ~fart~

    jacos 16 hours 21 min ago view
  • Today is bullpen day

    jacos 16 hours 21 min ago view
  • 10/450 if they win WS

    jacos 16 hours 22 min ago view
  • Carrie Muskat [email protected]
    Even though Hammel is missing start, don't assume he'll not be on #Cubs postseason roster. Maddon says elbow problem isn't that bad

    Carrie Muskat [email protected]
    Maddon on #Cubs postseason rotation: "I don't want to announce anything. We haven't talked to anybody yet"

    Carrie Muskat [email protected]
    Maddon hopes Soler can take BP in Cincy, play in sim game Tue. "All of that should give us some kind of indication of where he's at"

    crunch 16 hours 39 min ago view