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A Bruce Salary Dump Would Be Unacceptable

Jon Heyman recently reported that a rival executive thinks the Mets might consider trading Jay Bruce once they pick up his 13 million dollar contract option after the season. 627 more words

Is A Dickey Reunion Possible?

Let me say this right off the bat. I’m not writing this to sell people on the notion that R.A. Dickey has another Cy Young caliber season left in his right arm. 612 more words

OTBB: 10 MLB Teams With a Very Important Offseason Ahead of Them

Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared on On The Bench Baseball.

The 2017 MLB regular season is the furthest thing from our minds right now with the postseason in full swing, but not for the majority of the league. 105 more words

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Why Josh Reddick to the Cubs Would Add a Top 5 Player to Their Roster

The title of this article, right?! It’s crazy! A Josh Reddick acquisition is the equivalent to getting a top 5 player in baseball? I can hear the scoffing and laughing from the interwebs as everyone clicks the link. 1,222 more words

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Aroldis Chapman is a Cub: Was it Worth It? Our Take

So here we are. Not one week since a move viewed as nothing but savvy of the front office to move Dan Vogelbach and Paul Blackburn for Mike Montgomery, a left-handed reliever/starter under control through 2021, the Cubs have made the big splash of trade season in acquiring left-handed shutdown reliever Aroldis Chapman from the Yankees. 1,376 more words

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What Just Happened?

Well we made it! The first half has concluded and many of us feel a bit empty about what the Cubs did in the first 88 games. 1,309 more words

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Prospect Logjams are Great Problems

In our last article we talked about the huge rumor involving the Cubs and Yankees possibly making a blockbuster trade involving some of the best lefty relievers in the game. 1,616 more words

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