chicago cubs

Bruce Levine
January 21, 2020 - 9:44 am
(670 The Score) Amid a lack of activity in free agency and the trade market, the Cubs have been working toward another goal. They've been discussing a long-term extension with star shortstop Javier Baez, who's under contract through 2021. Given the Cubs' uncertain future and quiet offseason,...
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John Healy
November 09, 2019 - 10:45 am
The MLB offseason is still in its early stages, but ESPN's Jeff Passan dropped an interesting little nugget on Friday night: multiple teams around the league believe the Chicago Cubs could trade 27-year-old catcher Willson Contreras. Multiple teams in search of catching help believe Cubs catcher...
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Tim Kelly
October 23, 2019 - 10:33 am
The Chicago Cubs are turning to one of Joe Maddon's former players to be his successor as manager. RADIO.COM MLB Insider Jon Heyman is among those reporting that the Cubs will hire former catcher David Ross to be their next manager. Ross, 42, had a 15-year career as a major league catcher, most...
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670 The Score Staff
October 16, 2019 - 9:40 am
(670 The Score) It didn't take Joe Maddon long to land a new job. The Angels have hired Maddon to be their new manager, they announced Wednesday morning. He signed a three-year deal that's worth between $4 million and $5 million annually, according to reports. Maddon's move comes after the Cubs...
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Mully & Haugh Show
October 02, 2019 - 11:57 am
(670 The Score) A day after the Cubs revealed that three internal candidates are under consideration for their managerial vacancy , an outsider expressed his interest in the job. Joe Girardi would be happy to sit down and talk with the Cubs. "When you look at managing in Major League Baseball,...
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July 21, 2019 - 6:54 pm
DETROIT ( 97.1 The Ticket ) -- Nicholas Castellanos saw one pitch in the bottom of the 10th inning against the Blue Jays on Sunday. And that was all he needed to see to end the game, driving a Tim Mayza slider left over the plate into the bullpen -- his first career walk-off home run and the Tigers...
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July 18, 2019 - 2:49 pm
Matt Nagy would certainly like to have this fumble back. The Chicago Bears head coach has seemingly done everything right ever since he was hired last year. He led the Bears to their first NFC North title since 2010 and has expectations high for this season after last year ended with an unfortunate...
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Erik Williams/USA Today Sports
May 30, 2019 - 4:48 pm
( 670 The Score ) Joining a growing chorus of individuals across baseball, Chicago Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer on Thursday morning called for the protective netting at MLB ballparks to be extended farther down the foul lines, one night after a foul ball off the bat of Cubs center fielder Albert...
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Mookie Betts, Justin Verlander, Bryce Harper
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March 28, 2019 - 10:29 am
The longest five months of the year, aka winter, aka when there's no baseball, are over. Opening Day is here, not counting the Seattle Mariners' pair of victories over the Oakland A's last week in Tokyo. A bitterly cold Hot Stove season eventually produced some superstars in new uniforms (Manny...
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