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La Stella Traded to Cubs

We have extolled the virtues of Tommy La Stella in these pages before.

A Haymarket Senator in 2009, Tommy made his major league debut with the Braves in 2014 after 167 at-bats in Triple-A Gwinnett. 118 more words


General Manager Meetings Preview

The Hot Stove League adds some heat this week with the General Manager meetings.

Typically, MLB GMs use these meetings to lay the groundwork for trades and free agent acquisitions. 493 more words

Boston Red Sox

Levine: Samardzija On White Sox's Radar

By Bruce Levine–

(CBS) Former Cubs ace Jeff Samardzija will be on the move again this offseason and the Chicago White Sox may be one of the teams that kicks the tires on a deal. 484 more words


A's do not plan to trade third baseman Josh Donaldson

A’s third baseman Josh Donaldson finished fourth in the American League MVP balloting in 2013 after batting .301/.384/.499 in 158 games and he followed that up in 2014 with his first All-Star nod and career highs in both home runs (29) and RBI (98). 142 more words

Cubs Sign Tsuyoshi Wada To 1-Year Deal

(CBS) The Cubs and left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada have agreed to a one-year deal, the club announced Monday morning. Terms of the deal weren’t announced.

The 33-year-old Wada was 4-4 with a 3.25 ERA in 13 starts for the Cubs in 2014, which was his debut season. 109 more words


Levine: Cubs Cut Short Young Shortstop's Fall League Season

By Bruce Levine-

(CBS) – By mutual agreement, the Chicago Cubs and top prospect Addison Russell have cut short the 20-year-old shortstop’s Arizona Fall League season. 237 more words


Cubs shutting down prospect Addison Russell from Arizona Fall League

Cubs prospect shortstop Addison Russell has been playing the Arizona Fall League, but Patrick Mooney of CSNChicago.com notes that the club has decided to shut him down. 138 more words