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Levine: Cubs Search For Pitching, Perhaps A Lead-Off Hitter Too On Trade Market

By Bruce Levine–

CHICAGO (CBS) — The trade market will be in full bloom for the next six weeks.

On Chicago’s north side, the Cubs (36-34) remain in second place in the NL Central, a half-game behind the division-leading Brewers (38-35). 485 more words

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What's Next For Cubs' Front Office? '6 Weeks Of Working With Other Teams On Deals'

(CBS) The Cubs have been open and honest about the fact that they’re seeking more pitching.

Now that the MLB amateur draft is completed, the attention of the Cubs’ front office has already turned to the trade market. 371 more words

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Cubs' Jed Hoyer: Good To See Anthony Rizzo's Success At Lead-Off, But It's No Long-Term Solution This Season

(CBS) Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo joked Wednesday night that he’s “statistically the greatest lead-off hitter of all time.”

“I’d like to retire there and talk smack,” … 503 more words

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Jed Hoyer: Luke Heimlich Will Be Off Cubs' Draft Board Following Child Molestation Revelation

(CBS/AP) Oregon State left-handed Luke Heimlich, a projected early round pick, is “off” the Cubs’ draft board, general manager Jed Hoyer said Thursday, following the recent revelation that Heimlich pleaded guilty to a single count of molesting a six-year-old girl when he was a teenager. 275 more words

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Levine: Cubs Looking For Pitching In Draft

By Bruce Levine–

CHICAGO (CBS) — The pattern is pretty much set for the Cubs as they approach the amateur draft Monday. The intent of the organization is to draft the best young pitchers available with its two first-round picks, at No. 504 more words

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Cubs GM Jed Hoyer: Ian Happ Making 'Great Impact,' Decisions More Difficult

(CBS) If we’re to judge by the praise he’s receiving, it appears more and more likely that rookie Ian Happ will stick with the Cubs this season. 357 more words

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Jed Hoyer: Cubs Assessing Role In Trade Market, Keeping In Mind That It's 'Winning Time'

(CBS) A year after making a big splash ahead of the trade deadline by acquiring closer Aroldis Chapman from the Yankees for highly touted shortstop prospect Gleyber Torres, the Cubs are unsure of how they’ll approach the trade market this summer. 548 more words

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