Category: compensation

Cubs get comp pick as Pena signs with Rays

Cubs get comp pick as Pena signs with Rays
Carlos Pena had one season in Chicago but he quickly became popular with the fans and his teammates.  He also had a fairly productive season at the plate while saving Starlin Castro quite a few throwing errors. There is no doubt he’ll be missed.  Pena signed a one year, $7.25M deal to go back to... Read more »

Cubs, Red Sox want Selig to settle compensation matter

Cubs, Red Sox want Selig to settle compensation matter
According to Gordon Wittenmeyer of the Sun Times, Multiple sources told the Sun-Times that the Cubs and Red Sox have requested that their nearly three-month stalemate be resolved by the commissioner, a move apparently initiated by Red Sox president and CEO Larry Lucchino late last month. The two teams have been at odds at what... Read more »