In today’s third hour, Cubs pitching coach Chris Bosio and manager Joe Maddon join the show! We discuss Jake Arrieta’s no-hitter and the emotion involved, Jon Lester’s up and down season with the Cubs, handling different pitchers, new additions to the ball club, the race for the playoffs, taking things one day at a time and more! 9 more words
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(CBS Seattle/1090 The Fan) Seattle Mariners center fielder, Austin Jackson, has been traded to the Chicago Cubs for a player to be named later.
Jackson, a 28-year-old free agent after this season, is averaging .272 with eight home runs, 38 RBI, and 15 stolen bases this season. 110 more words
Christmas arrived early for Mariners fans everywhere, as the club traded much-maligned pitcher Fernando Rodney on Thursday, and then headed into the weekend by firing General Manager Jack Zduriencik after 7 years, and promptly demoted Mike Zunino, one of the worst hitters in baseball. 332 more words
The Cubs have acquired veteran right-hander Fernando Rodney from the Mariners for a player to be named later or cash considerations, both teams announced. Chicago sent Zac Rosscup to Triple-A and designated Brian Schlitter for assignment to clear 25-man and 40-man roster moves, respectively. 586 more words
(CBS) As the Cubs look to lock down a National League wild-card spot, they’ve made another move to support their bullpen.
The Cubs acquired veteran reliever Fernando Rodney from the Seattle Mariners on Thursday evening, they announced. 41 more words