Tag: David Price

The Future of Cubs Pitching

The Future of Cubs Pitching
The Twitters were abuzz tonight with the news that the Cincinnati Reds and pitcher Homer Bailey were progressing towards an extension.  The MLB Trade Rumors blurb suggested that it would be around six years, $100MM, and for all intents and purposes it removes Bailey from the free agent market for pitching next offseason.  I look... Read more »

Force Trade On! What if the Cubs trade Jeff Samardzija...and then flip the prospects?

Force Trade On! What if the Cubs trade Jeff Samardzija...and then flip the prospects?
Thanksgiving is upon us, and as such we should thank all of you for reading our blogs here and on our original blog page.  Also thanks to our intrepid group of bloggers and our old pal Mauricio, who is now with Cubs Den.  If you like what we do, please tell your friends and also... Read more »

Will the Price be Right?

Will the Price be Right?
Recently, Ken Rosenthal reported that the Washington Nationals (among many other teams, I’m sure) were looking to add an elite pitcher to their already impressive rotation.  Rosenthal suggests that trading for Max Scherzer (whom we like as well, but the debate is whether or not he’s worth it) would be less costly in terms of... Read more »
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Mortgaging the Future for Scherzer

Mortgaging the Future for Scherzer
Everyone inside and outside of Chicago know that the Chicago Cubs need an ace pitcher. Looking up and down their roster and farm system, there is not one pitcher you can look at and say “There is the ace pitcher who can stop a losing streak”. The Cubs do not have one single pitcher who... Read more »

The Post-World Series/Pre-GM Meetings Dreamcast

The Post-World Series/Pre-GM Meetings Dreamcast
We’re a couple weeks removed from the World Series and real Major League Baseball action, so now we’re a bit bored awaiting some offseason transactions that hopefully benefit the Cubs now and later.  We decided to record a podcast (yes, those are still happening!) that you can access via our mother ship where we store all that... Read more »